2020-12-13 to 2020-12-28
YOSHINOGAWA-CITY, TOKUSHIMA ,Japan
Aged between 18-99
This project is actively working for SDG 4 (Quality Education), organized together with the local organization since 2019. Tokushima, where the longest river; Yoshino river in Shikoku island flows. The river used to flood often and make rich soil a long time ago but now it flows calmly. Kamojima children center (Kamojima Jido-kan) is located in Yoshinogawa city named after Yoshino river. The children center is where local children from 0 to 18 years old enjoy learning together and they can spend time for free. We would like to give children a various experiences regardless of their financial situations. We have children with a wide range of ages, we support them to help each other regardless of ages or experiences in order to grow up. We hope more people to get to know about us, Kamojima Jido-kanOutcome of this workcamp; some local junior high and high school students made a good relationship with previous volunteers who joined in the same workcamp in the last summer, and they were interested in volunteering and supported volunteers work as a local volunteer.
1. Organize a Christmas party at Kamojima children center with children2. Visit houses for children on December 24th with (as) Santa Claus3. Make rice cake, mochi pounding with children.
Accommodation and food:
Home staying at local house. All meals will be cooked by volunteers by turns. Sleeping bag is NOT necessary.
Location and leisure activities:
Kamojima, Yoshinogawa-city, Tokushima pref.
Nearest airport / terminal:
Meeting Point and Time:
To be confirmed 3 weeks before the workcamp start
- 6,000 JPY (about 50 EUR) of "NICE Volunteers" fee needs to be paid in advance either by Paypal or through your sending NGO if they collect it in addition to their own inscription fee. This is used for the project preparation/ coordination such as the transportation of the camp leaders while the meals and the accommodation are provided by the local host by free.- Positive attitude, a willingness to work hard and communicate with Japanese local people, have fun with kids Motivation letter is needed.