We are helping Oaxaca Indigenous children to go to school or learn trade skills in Baja CA, Mexico

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Mexico

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    17/05/2021

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 Min stay requested: 1 month or more

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  • Description

    Description

    Buenos! We are in town call San Quintin, Baja CA, Mexico. 5 hour South from USA San Diego Border.
    most everyday sunny &dry , some time windy. winter few time rain, summer not too hot,
    we are near ocean.( Before go further,PLZ reply back your REQUEST, even not coming at least notice us right away .
    I am reply back to you within 1-24 HRS. PLZ ..For you & me both us. I can host you better)
    My name is Kevin, I am from originally S. Korea YR 1974 to USA( US citizen) .
    Live in Philadelphia PA& Los Angeles CA for more then 20 years,
    now lived 20 years in Mexico as Christian missionary.
    I live in here with Oaxaca Indian family's & kids.

    We're a registered in USA non-profit organization empowering Indigenous-Mexican children and adults through vocational training and general education, as well as providing shelters for families and single moms.
    Our facility has 4 Hectare & Christian organization.
    We are trying to grow organic vegetables.( green house finished) & now animal we have Goat(4). Chicken( already 30). ,
    helping Oaxaca Indigenous children to send school or teach ourselves at our center.
    At center has 6 family's of Oaxaca Indian living together with kids & adult, a total of 35 peoples.

    ##### CARPENTER, ELECTRICIAN, PLUMBER NEEDED #####
    Starting May 2021, need extra hand for plumbing ,repair electrical works

    We need kids teacher for English. Math. Art. Music( mon,thur, sat class). online Homework.
    ( at least mid level of spanish need to teach english )
    For Mother: baking. Hair cutting. Sewing.
    For young man; Welding. Auto repair.Carpentry. farming
    At least minimum start 2 months stay or more.
    no no no smoke , drug , alcohol ,
    Here are not the place for visiting for fun or pleasure.
    We do have small community living together policy need to be respect ( different then country you guys from)
    Thank you

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    Teaching
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • 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

    You will be teaching kids & youth, as you teach can be learn Spanish, also we can teach Korean & English, also can be learn Oaxaca culture food & Korean food, special skill of old car (1960 & 70 ) restoring experience, also Building house( carpenter)

  • Help

    Help

    We are helping Oaxaca Indigenous children to send school or
    some time teach ourselves at our christian mission center.
    We need help everyday few hours of school homework for 12 kids( English or Math.)
    And you can teach Music of Drum,Guitar, Piano , synthesizer, trumpet, (they will love you!!!). & Art & craft & swimming.

    Also teach young man to learn skill of welding , mechanic, body shop, carpenter projects
    We do have small work shop ,
    restoring old American cars, same time teaching the young man for future there own small shop at there home ..
    Woman :hair cutting, bakery,sawing, general cooking.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Korean: Fluent
    Spanish: Intermediate

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    You will stay room with bunker bed or single room with 2 person bunk bed ( DEPEND ON EACH TIME).
    If group or family, we have large room with bunk bed, & share ,warm or hot water bucket shower,
    But some time town has no water, then we do not have water for shower or toilet,
    Have large Kitchen & dining ,Only Lunch is provide by local food by our staff ( Mon ~ Fri) .
    We are in poor village, food material is valuable (,Do not waste)
    (WE NOT A HOTEL, or MOTEL, do not expect hotel or motel service)
    You may have to buy your own food and cook yourself,( specially vegetarian)
    Free Internet is on our facility ,
    SMALL laundry machine available.
    When you leave, PLZ wash and give back to us.
    No animal, No Smoking, No alcohol, No Drug, Please! Please !

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Our facility is 500 M away from Beach ,15 min to walk , 5 mile long very quite fine sandy beach.
    When your on free time beach fishing, Boat fishing,
    suntanning at beach, beach camping ,also visit remote area sea lion cave,
    If your seafood lover then lot of fresh(HAVE TO CATCH) fish, clam , oyster (Oyster farm 30 min away),

  • 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 5-6 hours a day, 5 days a week

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