Our Projects

Recognizing the enormity of the challenges our society faces, International Workcamps in India & Abroad is dedicated to making a lasting impact through our campaigns and programs. While our efforts are driven by our organization’s singular focus, we spread a wide net by investing in a variety of progressive strategies. Learn more about our initiatives and get involved yourself.

Volunteer for Street Kids Welfare

Making a Difference

Street Children Welfare Project 

Volunteer India with Street children


Location: Kolkata and around

Type: TE,SOCI,HC,Manu, CUL 

Age: 15+

Number of Volnteer: 10/ Camp

Duration : 2 weeks  

( Dates: Every month 1-14 & 17-30th )

Project type : Permanent 

Language: Basic English


Target Group for these camps:- Helping Children  from the street( mostly refugees) between 8-15 years old, of India to get basic education,vocational and hygienic training etc. Daily hundreds of children receives support at our different centres around the state of West Bengal. . 

Project Back ground :- India having uncountable numbers of street and slum dwellers . There are thousands of poor refugees coming every year from nearby countries and from different small towns and villages to the big cities and most of these families are living in a very poorly condition at slums and street corners . 


Work & Activities :- Most important target of the project is to bring smile among these children and provide confidence and moral support to them .Volunteer would use different way of informal education technique to present a unique and attractive way of informal education programs for these kids .Most of these kids speaks local Bengali /Hindi language but they are very smart and intelligent, so teaching them with the support of local coordinator would not be so difficult ,just little bit of patience and involvement can solve this problem easily. All volunteers would go through orientation after  arrival and local language classes also would be there  during camp days. There would also be a workshop every evening when volunteers would prepare the next day lesson plan of action .  Volunteers would also help local coordinator in other activities like giving shower food distribution, organising drama,story telling and entertainment games for the children.whole camp would be run under the supervision ofexperienced local project coordinator. SMILE society always tries to give international volunteers a big scope to know about the local communities and understand the family environment.

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Volunteer forYoga & Community Service

Path towards enlightenment

* Yoga/ Meditation Workshop & Refugee Kids


 Location: Kolkata and aroundVolunteer India 

Type: TE,SOCI,Manu, YOGA, CUL 

Age: 15+

Number of Volunteer: 10/ Camp

Duration : 2 weeks 

Dates:

16-29th on every months

Project type : Permanent 

Language: Basic English


Target :- Energetic youth from round the world gathered together to learn Indian culture ,food ,yoga. Bring friendship and learn each other culture while  helping poor children as a part of their voluntary service is the target of the camp. 


Project  Background:-India is always been famous for its culture ,tradition,language and food cuisine . Different culture ,dress code ,language and cooking style made the country like a continent ! While volunteering in this camps youth can have chance to interact with the East Indian ( Bengali ) culture and food habits . Volunteers and local family together exchange the culture and tradition . Volunteers would have a chance to learn Indian yoga & meditation basic lesion during  this camp.Youth volunteers have golden opportunity to know about the ethnic heritage of East Indian cuisine and tradition . It would be a great fun filled time for the work campers. 


Activities::-In this camp volunteers from round the world would have chance to exchange culture,language,food etc. Special attraction for this camp would be Yoga & Meditation lesson , local cooking cuisine , local language class. It would be fun fill entertainment camp where Indian family and international youth can have a platform to each other culture and life style. Camp would take place in the suburb call Madhyamgram which is just 8 km from Kolkata Airport .Transportation, electricity,shopping places are all around.Nearest rail and bus station is with in 2 km .Life is very simple and peaceful around.

Volunteer in Indian Festivals

Touch of Tradition

Indian Festival WorkCamps

( Holi Festival, Durga Festival, Diwali Festival  Christmas Festival) 

Indian Festival Workcamps 

Location: Kolkata and around

Type: CUL, FESTIVAL, SOCI, MANU

Age: 15+

Number of Volunteer: 10/ Camp 

Project type : Workcamp

Language: English

Dates:

Holi Camp Date: 7-17th Mar  2019

Community Festival Date : 18-31Oct

Diwali Camp : 1-14  

Christmas Camp: 18-30 Dec


  Energetic youth from round the world gathered together during the exciting festival days to learn Indian culture ,food ,dress while try to bring smile on street kids. 


Indian festivals are world famous because of it social & cultural values . volunteers will have exciting time with Street kids and local festival in these days. The main purpose of the project is to bring smile on most neglected street kids during the festive season while witnessing the excitement of Indian festivals. India is always been famous for its culture ,tradition,language and food cuisine . Different culture ,dress code ,language and cooking style made the country like a continent ! While volunteering in this camps youth can have chance to interact with the East Indian ( Bengali ) culture and food . Volunteers and local family together exchange the culture and cook food . Volunteers would have a chance to learn Indian yoga & meditation basic lesion in this camp.Youth volunteers have golden chance to know about the ethnic heritage of East Indian cuisine and tradition . It would a great fun filled time for groups.


In this camp volunteers from round the world would have chance to exchange culture,language,food etc. Special attraction for this camp would be Yoga & Meditation lesson , local cooking lesson, local language class. It would be fun fill entertainment camp where Indian family and international youth can have a platform to each other culture and life style. Camp would take place in the suburb call Madhyamgram which is just 8 km from Kolkata Airport .Transportation, electricity,shopping places are all around.Nearest rail and bus station is with in 2 km .Life is very simple and peaceful around.

Volunteer tourism Work Camps in India

Get ready to Explore

Voluntourism WorkCamps 

Location: Kolkata and around

Voluntourism  & volunteer abroad programs

Type: TE,SOCI,HC,MANU 

Age: 15+ 

Duration: 13 Days 

Dates : 15-28 th ( Apr,May,June,July,Aug,Dec) 

Number of Volunteer: 10 / Camp 

Language:Basic English. Any  group with at least one English speaking leader is also welcome. volunteer work india, summer camp jobs

With streetkids of kolkata while travelling


street of kolkata while travelling around.

Tentative Activity Details :-


Day 1. Kolkata AirportAirport pickp & trathe local host family. 

Day 2. Orientation, presentation & local language training 

Day 3. Guided Village tour and local Town trip

Day 4. A day with most neglected street kids and afternoon cultural exchange 

Day 5. Guided Kolkata City trip to discover monuments and heritages 

Day 6. Interacting with the street children and their families. Helping children and girls living on the street. 

Day 7. A day to explore Indian temple and exciting Holi Ganges river safari. 

Day 8. A day to paint and color Street children school building. 

Day 9. A day to explore the  local city center mall for shopping. 

Day 10. Another day with the most neglected street children at their school. 

Day 11. A trip to a famous Hindu temple. 

Day 12. A day of Cultural exchange 

Day 13. A day of feast with Street children and dance, music to celebrate the farewell. Later at afternoon or as per flight schedule transfer to Kolkata Airport. 

Organic Farming & Nursery Development Project

Contribute towards Environment

Urban  Organic Farming and Nursery preparation 
Workcamp India 
Type: ENV,SOCI,AGRI,MANU 
Age: 15+ 
Duration: 2 weeks 
Dates : 3-15th on Every month
Number of Volunteer: 10 / Camp 
Target :- Encourage Urban organic farming among city dwellers and training youth volunteers .
Exciting workcamps at Smile ,India !! Save the mother planet !!!Green House construction project in support of Rain water harvesting  to grow vegetable for our street children everyday food requirement and to aware city dwellers how to grow vegetable even living in small apartment or lawn or even on the roof!! Recently we just completed the first phase of Rain water harvesting project where Rain water being stored for further use. Now we are going to start Roof top Green House project at our Building to Grow vegetables to help daily need of our Children at different projects . Group with motivated youth are welcome !! First we will construct the Green House and go for plantation there after. This project can help to grow organic vegetable and fruit . lets help us to bring revolution in horticulture and floriculture at our place . International volunteer would have learn how to grow vegetable in urban area where open space not available.Through organic way of green house farming how farming can be possible in backyard /roof/lawn or any other place available in any urban house . This project could resolve the food problem among urban based poor and lower middle class people. Even a person living on street can grow enough vegetable for him . Even this project can bring down environmental pollution level in cities if we can spread it around . There would be painting activities as well as cultural exchange programme as well !! Energetic youth group required.

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Renovation of School building in India

Innovate your ideas

 Painting and renovation of school building 

Location: Kolkata and around

Type: TE,SOCI,HC,MANU

Age: 15+

Duration: 2

Dates: 5-16th 

Number of Volunteer: 10 / Camp

Language:Basic English. Any  group with at least one English speaking leader is also welcome. 


Any Bilateral groups, Student, group, Youth group, Teen group, Senior group, Intern group or Group of individuals are welcome. Minimum number should be 6 till 30 are welcome on any date Teen group should have at least one English speaking team leader above 18 yrs. 


An internarional platform to exchange culture and language is the main theam of this camp.SMILE Society ( Situational Management & Inter Learning Establishment Society) is a registered NGO & NPO working in the field of International volunteering.Our mission is to provide volunteers with a customized program  that will enable them to make an important contribution to the poor and needy kids of India. In the past several years, we have placed many volunteers around various parts of India within different projects.


Our foremost goal is to "Bring Smile around" We ensure that all volunteers are provided with a safe and enriching experience. Our flexible approach means that you will be given a placement to suit your needs and time scale. All international students are also welcome to take part in our projects. Our unique placements could become the trip of a lifetime. 


Work: International volunteers will help the organisation to repaint and renovation of the school building for Street Children under the supervision of Camp Incharge. This camp included with manual activities mostly during the day time. Afternoon time volunteers will have a chance to do cultural exchange, language Exchange and workshops. 

 

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