About the local hosting organizationCYA – GLOBAL EDUCATION CENTER SIEM REAP was started in August 2016 as a non-profit education center which aims at providing free alternative education for children and teenagers, providing local youth and local people chances to learn languages, computer, and to have access to global education/information through internet and our library and to have their first chance to meet and interact with different people from different cultures and backgrounds from around the world. Handicraft center is going to be the next step of development to involve the women in the community having jobs to do beside working in the field, and to keep them busy from doing useless things. GEC needs your mental and physical contribution for these foundations; we welcome all motivated individuals for the winter! At the starting point of setting the Global Education Center, we welcome motivated individuals for supporting us to make it happen for the community children and families for access of global information and the income generation.
About the volunteer workEducation: Teaching English to the students who take supplementary education at the center Construction: Working on the center campus with the floor, garden, fence and supporting local community for the physical development. Art: Making painting, drawing at the center wall and engage the students with the arts activities within the classroom and outdoors activities.
Local accommodationThe volunteers are going to stay in Angkor Voluntary House which is a guesthouse providing a proper facility for the volunteers which is bed with mattresses, fan, pillows and blanket. There is a shower room and toilet in each room provided. The food will be prepared by the staff, but we are asked to make the washing by ourselves. There is wifi provided, but limited of data usage.
About the project locationThere are plenty of things to do and see in the area. There is the Angkor Wat which is known as the symbol of Cambodia Nation, Religion! You can organize the trip individually or in group for one or two days during the provided free day in the work camp.! Check the link for information: https://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g297390-Siem_Reap_Siem_Reap_Province-Vacations.html
RequirementsMotivated to help local community and kids Able to adapt with local environment Be flexible Bare your own personal expenses and insurance