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Tuyển sinh visa J1

Xây nhà cho gia đình hoàn cảnh khó khăn ở Sapa

Cập nhật: 23/6/2014

Project Summary
Many Vietnamese families live in homes that do not have adequate sanitation or safe weather protection. Especially, In a Lao Cai mountainous Province where has Sapa Town is one of mountainous and poorest area of Vietnam where have many ethnic group minorities is living with very difficult condition to get a good home. Volunteer work in Sapa on this project runs alongside these families to build better homes with local, sustainable materials. This project is located in the laid-back modern town of Sapa Town, you will be working on a building project, which aims to renovate and build housing and community facilities in some of the town�s poorest areas. Depending on the needs of the project, you could be involved in anything from laying foundations to building homes, decorating homes, repairing roofs to mixing cement. This is a great opportunity to live and work alongside ordinary Sapa and help them to build a happier and more prosperous future. This project is far from Hanoi capital about 350 km. You will take on a variety of building tasks under the supervision of trained professionals. Previous experience isn�t necessary though you will need to be reasonably fit.

Activities

� You will be working with Vietnamese builders to build homes for poorest families.

� You can prepare materials and equipments to set up a home

� You can joint into activities with local people to understand their cultures and traditions


Working Hours
Typical working time of all builders will be all week between 7.30am and 5.00pm with a 2-hour break for lunch and rest. Besides, the builder will stop their building, in case it is rain or bad weather, too. Some other day you may work in the morning or afternoon only.


Resources
Materials and equipments are very poor.
Resources are adequate but any Building resources you could bring along (equipments and materials, for example) would be very welcome.


Special Points
This project, organized and run by local organizations is focused on trying to reduce the levels of poverty in the Ta Phin, Lao Chai commune. This area is very close to the Sapa famous tourist attraction in Vietnam. This project is considered as one of the strategic targets for underprivileged families in Lao Cai province. They have already targeted hundreds of families in need of homing for the 1-St step. Their houses would be swept away during the rainy season and cold weather if they are not renovated.