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Program Description

This non-profit promotes an eco-ethical approach to sustainability while spurring economic mobility for marginalized artisans and their communities. Volunteers will be engaged in product development and design, sales and marketing, training and workshops, as well as outreach activities.

Focus

Social Entrepreneurship
Arts & Crafts
Community Development
Volunteering
Intercultural Learning

Learning Outcomes

Social Entrepreneurship
Product design and development
Sustainable and Ethical Livelihood
Community Development Approaches & Strategies
Increased knowledge and appreciation of different cultures

Program Details

  • Program Type
    • Volunteering
  • Location
  • Program for an individual or for a group
    Individual
  • Program highlights
    • Facilitate trainings and session on social entrepreneurship
    • Facilitate workshops on product design and development
    • Help implement outreach activities
    • Contribute in improving product showcases
    • Help support the sales and marketing of all products

What's included in your experience

  • Housing
  • Host Family Placement
  • 24/7 Emergency Support
  • Meals
  • Global Competence Certificate
  • Continuous Support
  • Orientations during your time abroad
  • Individual Contact Person
  • Airport Pick-up
  • Visa Application Assistance
  • Community Service Placement
  • Internship Placement

What you are responsible for

  • Airfare
  • Domestic Transport
  • Visa and Passport Fees
  • Medical Insurance
  • Vaccinations
  • Field Trips
  • Cultural Tours