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2015 7/1-8/13 English/Art/Handicraft/Etc Summer Camp (伊甸國際志工暑期營隊 Eden Social Welfare Foundation) – Taipei/Yilan

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 … Continue reading

Long Term – Volunteer Coordinator House of Mercy (Taichung)

Sounds like a lovely and worthy cause. For people who are located and based in Taichung! This is a posting from the Foreign Students Volunteer Club. This is for a passionate someone who wants to coordinate between Mercy House and volunteers (they service disabled children). Some past activities include assisting with meal times and feeding … Continue reading

InterNations Charity Group Manager (Taiwan)

A really exciting opportunity to get involved in the local community plus network with people locally and from abroad! Need someone based in Taiwan who is sociable, eager to coordinate fun creative fundraisers, and also wanting to make a positive impact in their community. *** Language Proficiency: Level One Contact: Sophie Hsu (InterNations Ambassador Taipei) … Continue reading

2014 International Volunteers for Summer Camp – 伊甸國際志工暑期營隊 Eden Social Welfare Foundation

A fantastic opportunity for the summer with a very well-organized foundation! I’ve volunteered with them awhile back and had a good experience so I’m really honored they reached out to me to see if there are other people interested. This is a rare chance that a local organization is specifically targeting international volunteers that speak … Continue reading

2014 5/31 Volunteer for I am a Hero Games – Taiwan Sunshine (Taipei Area)

Finally! Another “I am a Hero Game”! Taiwan Sunshine seems like a really nice organization  I hope to get a chance this time to check out the organization and hope to see you there. 從2012到現在一直到還沒機會在“台北市恩美協會“當志工,終於5月底可以認識這群孩子!他們支持有特殊需要兒童的家庭, 朋友 Chieni McCullough 介紹的~ 之前有介紹志工過去過也看了他活動照片感覺很好玩。有興趣的朋友可以直接跟他們聯絡 “台北市恩美協會”成立於2009年, 其目的是為了鼓勵並支持有特殊需要兒童的家庭。為了幫助這些兒童與家庭,我們舉辦”我是小英雄運動會”,並且提供校內外不同的活動。”台北市恩美協會”是一個政府立案的非營利機構。 Date/Time: May 31st @ 8:30 am Location:  #29 GongYuan Road http://goo.gl/zsgRUf 台北市立教育大學附國民小學 National … Continue reading

Volunteer teacher call-outs for Bright Side Projects

Have ideas to get involved in the Taiwanese community and be surrounded by kids (not teaching English)? Language Proficiency: One Time Commitment: 1-2 day workshop; approximately 2 meetings beforehand and items such as biography, material list, communication required. The mission of Bright Side Projects is to give everyone the opportunity and platform to create magical … Continue reading

2014 3/18 Morning Bingo with the Elderly + Afternoon Dog Walks (Beitou Area)

A double whammy! Thanks to I See Yoga by Leona, we will visit the Renji Senior Citizen Hospital for BINGO and head to Animals Taiwan afterwards. You can make it for one or both activities! I’m not sure at this point regarding the weather for a dog walk, however. As we approach Monday I’ll confirm … Continue reading

2014 1/27 Pre-Lunar New Years Visit to Harmony Home (Taipei, Wanfang Area)

I’m heading out to Harmony Home on Monday! Harmony Home is a loving shelter for women and children that provides various services and assistance to those affected or living with HIV/AIDS. I know sometimes it may seem intimidating to volunteer for a first time at a new place so I encourage those with 2-3 hours … Continue reading

2014 2/18 Morning Bingo with the Elderly + Afternoon Dog Walks (Beitou Area)

A double whammy! Thanks to I See Yoga by Leona, we will visit the Renji Senior Citizen Hospital for BINGO and head to Animals Taiwan afterwards. You can make it for one or both activities! Language Proficiency: Level 1 (you don’t need to speak Mandarin to be able to help the folks fill out their … Continue reading

2013 11/24 House of Love Nursing Home – I See Yoga by Leona 愛是瑜珈 (Wanhua Area)

How amazing to have met people who want to and are sharing love and their time! It’s written so poetically I’m just going to copy and paste 🙂 Open to all language proficiencies, scroll below for English. 與院方討論後、 發現活動不方便、又有插鼻胃管的年長者、 家人比較少會去探望、 最需要我們最自然陪伴 那還等什麼!就是我們了!! 什麼是陪伴? 單純溫暖的心、高感的覺知、同理的笑容。 像家人般的在旁而已。 我們可以做些什麼事? 本月主題: 音樂 不要擔心、我們將把平常練習的梵唱、分享給他們:) 需要志工時間不超過2.5小時、 集合2:15pm 前行會議3:30pm 活動3:00pm ~ 4:00pm … Continue reading

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