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Call for a Volunteer in Malaysia, January 2019!

Due to an unexpected change we are now looking for an additional volunteer in Malaysia to start in January 2019. (Three months.) The assignment involves teaching at a Myanmar refugee school and a local children’s home (approximately 30 hours per

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Mongolia…Volunteer in One of the World’s Most Exotic Countries this Summer!

The Ultimate Big Sky Country! The Lotus Children’s Centre is looking for volunteers to help run activities with the children this summer at the home in Mongolia, one of the world’s least known and most under-populated countries. This is an

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HK Volunteering opportunity closed for this Summer!

Every summer Just Volunteers! works with the Chinese YMCA of HK and Chow Tai Fook Charity Foundation to provide three 7-day English summer camps for a total of 240 disadvantaged local HK children. Each  group is hosted by the Hong

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Just Volunteers! Summer Update

Most projects are now full for the summer, however, we still need two people for the September to November slot in Malaysia. If you have followed the volunteers’ blogs you will see that those who go to the Myanmar Refugee

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International Jewellery Designer Cherry Chau visits Lotus Children’s Centre in Mongolia

Earlier this month Cherry Chau visited Lotus and spent a weekend teaching the children the art of decorative felting   First the wool Lots of Colour Lots of patient attention And after the classes, time to go out and play!

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Volunteers Needed at Myanmar Refugee School after March 2017

We are now interviewing for the last teaching position for January to April at the Myanmar refugee school. We expect to fill this last post shortly however if you are interested in being considered from April onwards please get in

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Photos from 2016 Summer Programme for Immersion in Communicative English (SPICE)

Some photos from Nicola who helped run the SPICE English programme in Tin Shui Wai, Hong Kong this summer          

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Volunteers working with Myanmar refugee children in Kuala Lumpur

This summer Jamie and Alex from Korea are working at the MRCLC school for Myanmar refugees in Kuala Lumpur. Jamie sent us the following post: It has already been a month and a half since I came to Kuala Lumpur

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Volunteers arriving for the summer

Summer is the busiest time at Just Volunteers!   We have volunteers going to Mongolia to help run the Lotus summer camp there. This programme takes volunteers  3 or 4 weeks.  The camp is just outside Ulaan Baatar, the capital,

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Who Makes a Good Volunteer?

Who Makes a Good Volunteer?  We have had our share of really brilliant volunteers over the past 7 years, along with a small number of not so brilliant ones!  Our experience seems to indicate the following. The best volunteers are….

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