Bahtera Kasih Happy Children
Project Volunteering in the orphanage to support household tasks and to organize educational activities for kids.
Background Bahtera Kasih is a Protestant based orphanage run by Bahtera Kasih Foundation, located in a small village with majority muslim residence in suburban or Semarang city. There are approximately 50 children and more than 50% of the children are under 10 years old. The orphanage has their own kindergarten called Garuda Jaya where all the children study and the kindergarten is also open for public. Since early age, the children are taught to care with others as well as independent by cleaning and tidy up their own room and the orphanage e.g. folding clothes, washing clothes, sweeping the floor, taking shower, etc. The kids are so lovely and they are so excited everytime there are new volunteers coming in the orphanage. Aims To promote self independence for the kids.
Work 1. Showing kids on learning how to keep the room and orphanage clean as well as doing household tasks together with kids; 2. Introducing kids new language and playing educational games; 3. Assisting teachers at kindergarten.
Accommodation THE ORPHANAGE. Volunteers will share together sleeping space separately between females and males. Only limited beds available. Need sleeping bag and bed sheets. Shared bathroom. Volunteers will make concensus on common rules & daily teams for their collective living group. Study Theme Children
Location and Leisure Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia. Famous with its culinary and hill panorama. https://goo.gl/maps/fMBu9kKYyj62
Nearest Terminal :Ahmad Yani International Airport Semarang, IATA Code SRG. Soekarno Hatta International Airport Jakarta, IATA Code CGK. Remarks Be ready with extreme changing weather and mosquitoes.
Starting Date Every month. Except June
Min. Duration 2 months
Fee IDR 4.000.000 (about 259 EUR) for first month for volunteers from country and IDR 3.700.000 (about 241 EUR) per month for the next months.
Requirement :Love children .Willing to help household tasks. Enthusiastic, independent and able to work alone