About the local hosting organizationLeadership is a non-profit organization bringing together young volunteers with the mission of involving youth in civil society through volunteerism, project design, and cooperation both locally and internationally. Leadership was founded on November 1, 2005 as a youth volunteer organization under the auspices of the public association Leader, a centre of civic society initiatives.
About the volunteer workThe main purpose of the camp is: Orphan and marginal groups' children integration with world youth with the aim of traditional, cultural exchange and enlarge of scope via organizing study, work and leisure time activities. Volunteers will be involved into trainings for children development (learning poems, tongue-twisters, drawing, development and sport games); Conduction of excursions, trips, competitions for children; Assistance in product shopping, visits for marginal families; Beach cleaning and many other activities devoted to the development and improvement of local community life by activisation of children.
Local accommodationAccommodation: The cottage in the territory of Children's Village in Cholponata 'SOS Kinderdorf'. Shower will be available everyday. Food: Cooking will be done by volunteers in the kitchen with all necessary stuff for cooking.
About the project locationOn the weekend volunteers will have an opportunity to visit Karakol town and see its sightseeing. Volunteers will have opportunity to swim in the lake 'Issyk-Kul' and visit historical sights Saymaluu Tash, Rukh Ordo. For more information about the above locations and Kyrgyzstan please visit www.welcome.kg or www.karakol.kg Meeting point: