Volunteer @ PDF

If you're interested in abroad volunteer programs; you're in the right place. Here you'll find fantastic volunteer opportunities in India. Patan Devi Foundation invites individuals, couples, groups, families and students to make contribution and bring changes. We welcoming students and travellers in India. The abroad volunteer will share their skills to develop sustainable means for the community while working with them.

Patan Devi Foundation is inspired by the conviction that volunteerism is a powerful means of engaging people in tackling development challenges worldwide. Everyone can contribute their time, skills and knowledge through volunteer action. If you have free will, commitment, and want to engage and express solidarity for peace and development, you are welcome to join us as a Volunteer. This page explores different ways to become a volunteer.

Volunteer Oppurtunities

English Teaching

Location : Hyderabad, Telangana, India

The volunteers will teach English in Primary Schools in rural areas and organize various enjoyable and creative activities for the children to sharpen their talents and increase their knowledge.

The volunteers work continuously to explore the hidden talents in the children and to promote them. The volunteers might find that they learn as much as from them as the children will learn from the volunteers.

The volunteers will assist in a wide variety of chosen subjects and activities, including English, Mathematics, Arts and Sports. Since volunteer activities are organized in Government Schools where acute shortage of teachers exists, the volunteers are therefore expected to focus mainly on the syllabus being taught in the Schools.

Volunteer work activities

Volunteers will teach the children English covering to their current syllabus. In addition you can teach Alphabets, Counting, Days of weeks, Months of year, Manners, Writing practice etc.

Project requirements

Duration - The minimum required time for English Teaching program is one week.

Age limit - Minimum required age is 18 and maximum age depends on participant's health.

Qualification - High School, basic English communication & Teaching skills.

Visa type - Your trips fall under the category of volunteer tourism and you will need to obtain tourist visa to India.

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Women Empowerment

Location : Keonjhar, Odisha, India

Note: This program allows female volunteers only.

In this program the volunteer will be teaching English, basic Maths and Computer skills to school going girls / women in rural areas. The volunteer will be providing them with the basic skills needed to improve the quality of their communication skills and encourage them to be self dependent. In this way these young girls / women will gain confidence. Your help will not only change the lives of the girls / women but it will also considerably change your life as well.

Volunteer work activities

Teach and enhance their knowledge of the English language.

Improve their English listening, reading, writing and speaking skills.

Teach them about computers and how to operate them.

Teach about the world, cultures, food and on-going stuff around the world .

Teach them about the basic personal hygiene.

You may enhance their skill and confidence with other fun creative ideas.

Project requirements

Duration - The minimum required time for Women Empowerment program is 4 weeks.

Age limit -Minimum required age is 16 and maximum age depends on participant's health.

Qualification - High School, Good English communication & Computer skills.

Visa type - Your trips fall under the category of volunteer tourism and you will need to obtain tourist visa to India.

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