AllยปIndia-Volunteer Ladakh

India-Volunteer Ladakh

Project id:450
Date submitted:2014-07-29
Date approved:2015-01-20
Project name:Volunteer Ladakh
Short description:Teaching English in Buddhist Monasteries
Country name:India
Region name:Asia
Address:PO Box 125, Leh, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir, 194101
Commitment:About 1 month
Type of work:Teaching
Required skills:a background in education or teaching experience
Costs:Less than 500 USD / month
Contact person:kelly klein
Email:    (Note: email address is triple protected from spammers.)
Full description:Volunteer Ladakh is a grassroots non-profit voluntarily run organization, which works to meet the educational and environmental needs of Ladakh. Projects include English language instruction to young Buddhist monks and nuns, teacher training, building school libraries, fundraising and sponsorship to insure that all children have access to education and books, environmental education and sustainab
Additional info:Started in 2013 at the request of several Buddhist monks, we are a grassroots volunteer organization completely run by volunteers and we do not have the financial means to cover the cost of food, lodging, transportation, and administrative expenses of other volunteers (zeroxing teacher's manual, paying for international calls for interviews, reference checks,) Twelve percent of the fee provides funding for our projects, such as building school libraries, purchasing seedlings, paying educational fees for students who otherwise could not attend school, etc. Feel free to ask which project is our priority at the time of service.