Start an ecological project for our community

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The Exchange

We are a non-profit independent organization which, is dedicated to the construction of cultural spaces for children and youth in the department of Boyaca (Colombia). Using diverse artistic languages, tending to the consolidation of non-formal and popular education scenarios. We are located in the municipality of Tunja. Para informaciones en español, pueden leer en "About Centro Cultural Cultura Nomade".


What you offer

25 hours of help per week

Social Work: Help with volunteer work in local projects and communities.

Farming: Plant crops, sow seeds and help in outside tasks.

Gardening: Help grow plants and cultivate gardens


What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.

Lunch: You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

Free Hiking Tours: We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!

Pick Up: We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.

Use our equipped kitchen: Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.


Requirements

Intermediate Spanish or Intermediate English

Over 20 years old


What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa


Program Details

I'm a university teacher at Colombia's National Pedagogic University and I manage our NGO.
Apart from the normal activites at our Cultural House, I want to start creating an ecological project near the village to stimulate our community to start thinking sustainalby and caring for the environment.
I need help structuring our project, planing activites, starting the planting and developing a way to pass on the knowledge to kids and teens of the community. If you have any experience with this, please come help me out!
Volunteers will be staying with me at my home.


Activities & Shift

ESPAÑOL: Soy profesora de la Universidad Pedagogica Nacional de Colombia y coordino el proyecto Cultura Nomade. Aparte de las actividades sociales que tenemos en nuestra ONG, quiero empezar un proyecto ecológico cerca del município para estimular a nuestra comunidad a pensar de forma sostenible y ambiental.
Necesito ayuda estructurando el proyecto, pleaneando las actividades, empezando la plantación y desarrollando una forma de pasar el conocmiento a los niños y jóvenes de la comunidad. Si tienes alguna experiencia con estos tipos de proyecto, vén y ayúdanos!
Los voluntarios se hospedarán conmigo.


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