LA SARTEN POR EL MANGO
Participation fee: € 360 (Euros) per month. It covers food, accommodation, coordination and administration costs. minimum stay of our programme is 3 months. Arrival dates are on 1st Monday of each month.
- Code : SAS03/2018
- Dispo : 2M / 1F (Total Part 3)
- Langue du Projet : ENG / ESP
- Age : 18 - 99
SUBIR AL SUR
Theme or type of Project: Food, recreation, art Aims of the project: The focus is on the communities of South America where for environmental, social and governmental reasons; citizens struggle to rise above social inequity. The purpose is to help those who constantly battle with the day-to-day socio-economic challenges. Therefore, the aims of the project are to create sustainable social change through building relationships and implementing strategic systems and structures, to provide a platform for transition from subsistence to maintaining a good quality of life for each individual, to actively support current generations in creating healthy and livable communities and plan for future generations to follow their example. — Project activities: The project provides food every day to children and young people in a slum of Montechingolo, Lanús. It organizes art and cultural workshops. — Volunteer´s tasks: Volunteers will: *Help during the daily activities in the communitarian kitchen, cooking healthy food together with local volunteers. *Assist workshops and organize cultural, artistic and nutritional workshops for children. Share meals with them aiming to raise awareness on the importance of maintaining a healthy nutrition. Volunteers will have weekly meetings to discuss various topics in order to understand and complement their social intervention as volunteers. Besides, we aim to provide them with a complete social, historical, political and economic background There will be solidarity activities planned for all the volunteers to have common inter-exchanges, like festivals, workshops in schools, etc Number of volunteer in project: 2 volunteers maximum
Host situation Volunteers are hosted in the intercultural volunteer house with a capacity of up to 14 volunteers, kitchen, shared bathrooms, wi fi, shared rooms. It is located in Avellaneda, Buenos Aires. Volunteers have lunch at the project. They should be flexible to eat local food. Besides, we will provide the ingredients for cooking in the house. Be prepared to live in a communitarian environment! location &leisure Location: Monte Chingolo, Avellaneda, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Community context: In Buenos Aires, 1/3 of the children below the age of 17 live below the poverty line. This statistic is determined without taking into consideration additional factors like access to education, health care, a safe environment, adequate housing, rights, opportunities, or social security. The reality is that many more than 1/3 of these children are living with unsatisfactory basic needs.
Participation fee: € 360 (Euros) per month. It covers food, accommodation, coordination and administration costs. minimum stay of our programme is 3 months. Arrival dates are on 1st Monday of each month. . – Number of volunteer in project: 2 volunteers maximum. — Arrival Dates: As you may expect we organize everything before your arrival and it takes energies and efforts. For that we higly suggest to arrive 1st day of each month. We do not accept volunteers in December nor in January.
• National and regional volunteering (Argentina and Mercosur): Subir al Sur promotes the participation of Argentine young people (especially those with fewer opportunities) as well as young people from neighbouring countries during our workcamps, and organizes volunteer projects to promote regional integration with solidarity and respect.