Location: Chiapas, Mexico
Dates: Flexible (anytime, except mid-August – mid-October)
Project Length: 14 days
Application Deadline: OPEN
ABOUT THE CHARITY
This organization is a bridge between cultures and community. It creates educational opportunities for children and families in rural communities, to develop their environmental awareness and intellectual, creative and reflective abilities.
The volunteer will be introduced to staff, community leaders and local community members. He/she will visit a variety of project sites to take videos, which would be used by the organization to promote their new social leadership programs, as well as scholarship work.
Proficient in videography
Willingness to immerse in local cultures
Respect to cultural sensitivities
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Open to new experience
Storytelling - Must submit a minimum of one (1) article 800-1000 words upon completion of the project, to complement the images/footage of this assignment.
Spoken Spanish – language skills would be helpful, but not required
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