This is a poor village. More than 90% of the villagers are ethnic people and poor farmers. The people’s living standard is still very low.
The kindergartens in village were established in August 1990. There are now more than 100 children coming to this school every week. Although this is the only school of the commune, the living conditions of the children here are very poor and really need to be renovated.
The volunteer’s job is :
Renovate kindergartens (paint, decorate classroom), organize leisure activities for the children cultural exchange with local people.
It’s an hotel with basic accommodation near the working place.
The volunteer eat at the project site.
Vo Nhai is a rural district of Thai Nguyen Province in the Northeast region of Vietnam. The district capital lies at Dinh Ca.
There is some things to do in Thai Nguyen Province like the Nui Coc lake, which is the most popular attraction. And you can visiting Phuong Hoang (Phoenix) cave, which is the largest cave in Vietnam.
SJ Vietnam is an international youth NGO (Non-Governmental Organization) that promotes values of solidarity, peace, and tolerance through youth citizenship projects to improve society during and after the voluntarism. It was set up in 2004 by international and Vietnamese young volunteers. SJ Vietnam is an independent Vietnamese branch of SJ France, a full member of CCVIS (UNESCO) and NVDA, a partner of YAP and Alliance. SJ Vietnam is an independent, non-political and non-religious organization open to everybody without any distinction of nationality, race, education or sex.
Flash light, sleeping bag, prove-water clothes, raincoat, and gifts from your countries for local people, toys and learning materials for the children if you have.