Help at a foundation for community empowerment, run by a multi media company in Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia

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Indonesia

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    26/07/2021

 
  2021 

 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a foundation for community wellness, and empowerment through education.

    The foundation offers free language classes to Senior high school students from across Bali and newspaper employees. The foundation also has social programs that support village education on health, and environmentalism teaching waste management and recycling practises.

    The foundation is part of a multi media company that publishes the Bali’s oldest newspaper, an online newspaper, and produces TV.

    Currently seeking volunteers for various projects from multi media to teaching English and are flexible with placing you based on preferences and skills.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Language practice
    Help with Computers/ Internet
    Teaching

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    This workaway offers you the opportunity to experience an authentic Bali not seen by most tourists. Learn about Balinese culture through local village interactions, or live like a local in Denpasar, Bali’s biggest city, and experience how a large media company operates. You will be embraced by the community in a true Balinese fashion and make local friends to show you around.

  • Help

    Help

    This is a truly unique volunteer experience. The newspaper and the foundation have different opportunities available for an array of skills. Please read the following options and include which (or all!) you are interested in when messaging us:

    1. Media Related Projects - help to create media projects with newspaper and TV. See behind the scenes of the first Bali newspaper and help with online platforms, including their tourism programs. Graphic design, web design, videography and a general understanding of tech/ computers would be helpful for these projects.

    2. Teaching English - we have many opportunities to help local Balinese people with their English skills. We will need help at the newspaper teaching staff English and grammar, as well as going to neighbouring villages to help children and youth learn English.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Indonesian: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Depending on the project there are 2 locations. There is an Ashram in Tabanan or an Ashram in Denpasar (a short walk from the newspaper office.) There will be staff at both Ashrams to help with any needs (although English spoken is limited). Accommodation is semi private, rooms might be shared with 2- 4 people depending on the amount of volunteers at the time.

    3 meals a day are included during your stay.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Each region of Bali has much to offer with local tourism, make friends with locals who will be happy to share their nearby sites including waterfalls, and temples. Beaches and more touristy areas of Bali are only a short scooter ride from Denpasar (30-40 mins). The entire island is only a few hour across in any direction so can be explored in the afternoons after work or on days off.

  • 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: 471671398761