Gap Year Volunteer Work in Bangalore
Friday 8th October 2010
Volunteer in India with GapGuru on an innovative community project in Bangalore
GapGuru specialises in gap years in India and offers a diverse range of volunteer projects in some of the country’s most exciting cities. Modern Bangalore is an intriguing blend of Indian tradition and western culture, making it a fascinating destination to volunteer abroad.
GapGuru work with an innovative charity based in the heart of Bangalore, which works to empower children from vulnerable backgrounds, giving them the life skills they need to escape life on the streets and poverty. By providing non-traditional educational opportunities, this community volunteer project lets children develop in a fun, experiential and supportive environment.
Your volunteer work can help this charity to deliver its unique and successful brand of education. As a gap year volunteer in India you can coach football and rugby, running fitness and skills sessions that help children to develop confidence, teamwork and discipline.
Gap year volunteers can also get involved in the centre’s creative arts programme, which uses arts, crafts, drama and music to stimulate and educate the children. In this volunteer abroad role there is plenty of scope for using your creativity, making it a diverse and rewarding experience.
Volunteers on a gap year in India can make a real difference to the lives of vulnerable children in Bangalore. This is an ideal volunteer project for anyone wanting to use their energy and enthusiasm to help others while they travel.
To find out more about volunteering in Bangalore visit the GapGuru website.