About the local hosting organizationOur partner NGO 'Language for success' the language school existing since 2007. They provide high-quality courses of foreign languages, organise different events about languages and intercultural communication. The camp will take place right in the city, the kids will stay in the offise of the language school from 9.00 to 14.00, each working day. Foreign volunteers work together with Russian volunteers as counselors and organize cultural and educational activities for the participants (local school kids aged 8-16).
About the volunteer work1. Making intercultural and educational workshops (about the volunteers' native countries, ecology, water resources, human rights, antiracism, etc); 2. Teaching foreign languages to the participants (in the form of playing games, singing songs or improve their language skills through discussions); 3. Organizing some sport activities, strategic games, shows and handycrafts. The work is done 5 hours a day, two days off per week, for the days off sightseeing excursions are planned.
Local accommodationThe volunteers will be hosted in host families and youth hostels in Cheboksary. The food will be provided. No sleeping bags are needed.
About the project locationThe camp is situated in the city of Cheboksary, volunteers can spend their free time in the city. The volunteers will need to fly (or arrive with any other transport: train, bus etc.) to Moscow and take the train from Moscow to Cheboksary. In Cheboksary the volunteers will be met by the Russian volunteers and move altogether to the workcamp.
Extra info about the projectVolunteers can come for any two weeks of their choice