Eden Social Welfare Foundation is doing a callout for its annual international volunteer program for the summer. I’ve volunteered before with them and they are great at training and giving instruction on what is needed. They are seeking volunteers that speak English so Language Proficiency is 1; they can also assist with the proper visa application and process for your time in Taiwan.
◎ Program duration: 2015 / 07 / 01~08 / 13
◎ Location: Taipei City/ New Taipei City/ Yi-Lan County
◎ Eligible Volunteers: Between the ages of 20 – 35 or under 20 with legal guardian consent. (Volunteers with physical disabilities are very welcome!)
◎ Serving Targets: (1) Children and youth from new immigrant families or underprivileged families. (2) The youth with visual impairment.
◎ Work content: Teaching English and sharing different cultural experiences through fun activities
◎ Prospective volunteers must apply by 17th May, 2015. Each applicant must fill out the online registration form at http://goo.gl/forms/wq42CIOJ9l
◎ What you need to do
Volunteers are expected to work together to teach English and design creative activities for the camps, such as singing, dancing, cooking or making handcrafts from their cultural backgrounds.
◎ What you can get from this volunteer experience
In addition to experience Taiwanese culture, you can have a chance to practice your Chinese and understand more about disability and other social issues. By means of providing services in local communities, Eden hopes this volunteer experience could make impacts on your lives.
SUBMIT here: http://goo.gl/forms/wq42CIOJ9l
◎ About Eden
Eden Social Welfare Foundation was founded on December 1, 1982, to serve persons with disabilities as well as other socially marginalized groups. Today, Eden has more than 2,800 employees and has early 100 service centers in Taiwan and overseas. We are serving nearly 20,000 persons/families every year. Eden provides “comprehensive human care” for people between the ages of 0-65, including vocational training, employment service, rehabilitation, early intervention, long-term care service, new immigrant service, and community reconstruction for disaster victims. Every effort is put together to ensure that our mission is carried on.
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