Come and help us create a cultural community centre in the paradise of Mazunte, Mexico

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Mexico

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    25/06/2020

 
  2020 

 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a band of eclectic woman that have joined forces to create our dream reality!

    Meny years of manifestation has aloud us to finally start our dream project . A space were we can come together as tribe and shear knowledge, art,music ,food, permaculture ,natrual medicine and everything Els in between! A cultural house of epic proportions!

    As the mama bear of the project and mama of 1 tiny human I am hoping to raise my son sourneded buy inspiring people and ideas ! The space we have cultivated is a blank canvas at the moment. There is a reasonable size space for a permacultur garden were we will eventually host introduction to permaculture courses and Permaculture design courses, there is a beautiful space for art creation , workshop space ,dining area , vegan / vegetarian restaurant and cooking class space. We will also be turning the roof into a living class room / movement/ meditation space!

    The goal is also to create a mycologi with surrounding projects and community's to encourage community involvement, to understand and bring awareness to being more ecologically friendly and creating a feeling of community support!

    Right now we are working with 3 locals to clean up the space. All managment is working unpaid for the beggning part of the project and volunteering our time and energy aswell !

    We are hoping to one day be considered the heart space of the town , were everyone is welcome! Were we can learn and grow as a local and international tribe !

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    Babysitting / child care
    Elderly Companion
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Help with Eco project
    Language practice
    Art project
    Help with Computers / internet
    Teaching

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    There will be a schedule set up for the day so we can make the most of the day! Voleenteers will.be able to take part in daily group meditaions ...yoga and movement classes in the morning ! There will also be basic Spanish classes offerd through out the week , jam sessions , shearing circles ,workshops on brewing ..cooking ....gardening.

    Also a beautiful sens of tribe and purpose! The opportunity to serve a beautiful community and to uplift the vibration of all beings!!!

  • Help

    Help

    For the first month we really need people who are willing to get there hands dirty! We will be building the garden and making the space beautiful . We need people that have experience in.

    From the 17th of February we are hoping to be open to public once that happens volunteer rolls will change. And we are open to only 2 week commitments ( we are also aware how sporadic a travelers life is so many change in plans are understandable as long as they are communicated fairly)


    First month work needed 17th of January-17th February
    -Painting (simple painting of walls and more details mural work)
    -Creating garden space
    - minor carpentry
    -minor plumbing (redirecting water into garden beds)
    -organzing kitchen space
    -Cooking for tribe (we will all take turns)
    -helping take care of my tiny human (only those who are interested in child care)
    - anyone who has experience teaching yoga or any kind of movement class is welcome to shear with the group!

    17th of feburary onwards

    WORKSHOP LEADERS

    Our house of life is a culture house open to all who want to shear and learn! We are inviting all humans (and aliens ) that have anything they want to shear as a work shop in our space....weather it be yoga.. dance...medicine making ...creating...singing flying ! It could be 1 day 1 hour or 1 week project of yours! Let us know your idea and we can see how we can incorporate it into the space! It will be your responsibility to advertise your workshop while you are here , and up to you if you want to do it donation based or for cover charge ( if cover is charged we would need a small percentage of that charge) and a percentage of donation if it is over a certain amount.
    We will also need our workshop leaders to help with general upkeep of the space (cleaning and organizing)

    FULL TIME GARDEN LOVER

    We have an incredible garden manager who will be leading our permaculture courses, she will not be here full time so we need garden lovers with experience who can love on our gardens and make sure they are kept strong and healthy!you will take direction from our garden manager and You will have the opportunity to take part in courses when they are being held !


    KIDS LOVER
    having a tiny human and running a project is hard work!!! I am looking for a human who has experience (can be with family..professional experience not neccessary) with taking care of small children!

    This person needs to be kind and patient and find joy in being with small humans and learning from them ..they will need to help during the day with my son. And also help with children on days were we have community projects working with mamas .



    Volunteer ls will be expected to help 5 hours a day 5 days a week.

    We will normally do 3 hours in the morning from 9.30am -12.30am
    Leaving time in the morning between 7am and 9.30am to take part in meditations and movement classes .

    And then breakf for lunch for 2 hours continuing from 2.30pm -4.30 pm

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    There are camping facilities on the house grounds in the garden space behind the project itself We have two very large tents that will each have 2 mattresses sheets and pillows or double bed mattress for couples...there is also hammockspace ..... this will be givin on a first come first serve basis, so if possible to bring your own tent we would recommend to do so!

    There are shower and toilet and kitchen facilities on the property that will always be available to volunteers.

    2 simple vegitarian meals a day will be provided for volunteers 5 days of the week

    once restaurant opens volunteers will receive a discount on all menu items aswell !

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    On volunteers off time they can enjoy the beautiful nature that is mazunte! Taking in the jungle and the amazing Pacific Ocean! They can take part in other cultural activities here that is happening with other communities in the town that are based around yoga and natrual building!

    Public transport is super easy there are small trucks on the main road that take you to the nearest large town potchutla. Or zipolete were there is famous nude beach.

    There is an amazing music scean here with James and live music happening on the weekend and meny restaurant serving food from all over world!


    We are hoping to call in the universal tribe who shear the same vision of raising the vibration of the planet. We are wanting to work with people who are conscious beings who do not support single use plastic as much as possible and respect that we do not cook meat or drink alcohol on the property ( we have no problem with you doing this out side in the town on your own time :-)


    When applying for volunteer position please be super clear on past experience and were you feel your interests lie the most! Also be very clear with your expectations and if you are un sure or curious of anything so we as hosts can be transparent about what is offerd and not create any confusion:-)
    We look forward to hearing from you!!!

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 275596285679