ICYE-STEPS/PERFORMING LIFE 2018
ICYE STEPS aren't group projects. You will be with 2 or 3 volunteers. Those are permanents projects, open all year, free arrival date. Minimum 4 weeks - Maximum 16 weeks.
- Code : BOL-53/2018
- Dispo : 2M / 3F (Total Part 5)
- Langue du Projet : ENG / ESP
- Age : 18 - 98
Performing Life is a non-profit organization that helps youth who work and/or live on the streets. Our mission is to empower street youth by providing tools for a sustainable future through the learning of arts as productive skills for avoiding drugs and delinquency while improving their economic, social and personal well-being, their families and their community environment. Cultural Exposure : They work with two different groups of Children and Youth: One group who work in the streets to support themselves or their families, and another group who are working and living on the streets.
Main Activities : The centre offers basic education and organises constant information campaigns for the parents and for young girls about several topics such as: civil rights, health, prevention, childcare, etc. Furthermore, they give pedagogical support to children attending the school and run handicraft and drawing workshops. Volunteer tasks : Currently we need volunteers to: Teach performing arts, circus, theatre, music, dance, etc, support with fundraising and administrative work (project design, etc), Improve and maintain the web page, support the work with women.
Accomodation in a Host family or community. Food will be provided.
Participation fee for 4 weeks : 400€ and 75€ for each additionnal week. Volunteer with skills related to arts, circus, music are desired. Also volunteers with interest in working with children with difficult backgrounds. Volunteers should make a minimum commitment for 3 months, speak basic Spanish. Exceptions can be made for volunteers with specific valuable skills.
L'ICYE Bolivie est une organisation qui offre aux gens de toutes les origines l'occasion d'être impliqués dans des cultures différentes de leur propre. Cette compréhension et tolérance de cultures différentes contribuent à la PAIX MONDIALE.
Les buts principaux du ICYE Bolivie sont intégrer des classes sociales différentes et élever la conscience de jeunes Boliviens – les encourager à évaluer des traditions culturelles qui ont été oubliées ou ont été ignorées.