Volunteering at Christmas


If you're thinking of going on Christmas holidays and you want to do international volunteer, this is your chance. An opportunity for all those who want to spend the Christmas holidays in the Middle Atlas (Morocco), developing social activities with beneficiaries of Happiness Without Borders Association, in a different cultural environment.

Volunteers can perform the following activities may include:

  • Group dynamics and games (home, music...).
  • Painting and crafts workshops.
  • Painting and decorating classrooms.
  • Language Teaching Activities (English and French).
  • Rehabilitation and integration of children with disabilities.

The aim is to create a fun and learning environment with beneficiaries during all activities carried out. Happiness Without Borders wants the volunteer experience it is social and culturally enriching, so talks and workshops to the volunteer know the environment and culture in which they are living are included during your stay.

These programs are designed so you can make such a big impact as possible in a short period of time. No previous experience is required and we welcome volunteers of all ages and skill levels, from students to professionals.

In addition, Volunteers may participate in different tours and activities planned by the association during their stay in Azrou.

FACTS CHRISTMAS SOLIDARITY
Project duration
  • 10 days
Project Location
  • Azrou and towns around (Morocco)
Arrival airport
Hours of voluntary action
  • 4 hours / day
Number of places available
  • Maximum 14 Volunteers / as
Ongoing projects
  • From the 25/12/2018 until the 05/01/2019
Requirements
  • Minimum Age 18 years.
  • Intermediate level of one of these languages: español, French or English.
  • Creative and eager to work.
  • Children love and patience to work with them.
  • The cost of participation is 210 euros.
WHAT'S THE COST?
Accommodation
  • You'll sleep and with other volunteers in a school or house rented by the association and will be equipped with mattresses and pillows (you have to bring your sheets and / or sleeping bag from home).
Feeding
  • 3 meals cooked by a Moroccan woman.
  • *Policies on food (for instance, Allergies) should be consulted in advance with the Coordination.
Materials required
  • This includes tools that we need in the projects.
  • There may be limitations in the available material, so that, sometimes, You can request the specific material volunteers for the proper development of planned activities.
Arabic classes
(optional activity)
  • Volunteers have 4 hours / week of Arabic classes.
Pick-Up
  • Pick up at the train station or airport Fez Fez, on the day of the beginning of the program to the point of project development.
  • Collection on the final day of the project Azrou Fez airport.
Hammam and traditional rites
(optional activity)
  • The so-called Turkish bath or steam.
Administrative costs
  • Voluntary action certificate in Morocco (at his request)
  • Administrative telephone calls.
Coordination
  • Coordination and assistance in the development of the program.
  • Preparation of the areas of accommodation and food.
What is not included?
Transport
  • International air flights
Obligatory insurance
  • Travel insurance.
  • Since Happiness Without Borders, Y without exist any kind from relationship between
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    very used by Travellers in all he world.
Excursions
(optional activity)
  • Desert tour desde Azrou: 80 euros. This price includes transportation, hotel and meals (price, breakfast 2 noon meals).
  • Local tour forests of cedar and monkeys: 15 euros.
Shopping Personal and other expenses not included
  • clothing, meals outside the program, gifts, memorabilia and other costs that are not reflected in paragraph "What's the cost?".

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