Building and Gardening at a Home for Single Mothers
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Building and Gardening at a Home for Single Mothers


  • Women's Studies


  • Community Development
  • Counseling
  • Culture
  • Education
  • Human Rights
  • Social Work
  • Women

Program Duration

5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months

Year(s) Offered

The 1st and 3rd Monday of every month.

Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Families and Couples.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

Participation in the Gardening Volunteer Project at the Single Mother's Home starts at USD 999 for four weeks. Each additional week is USD 119.

Fee includes: Airport pick up, accommodation during orientation and entire project time, breakfast every morning, lunch every work day, 2 day orientation, half day city tour, cultural dinner and show, onsite coordinator and 24 hour emergency assistance.

Fee does not include: Plane tickets, travel insurance, cost of criminal police background check required for this project, cost of transportation to and from work location and accommodation, ride to the airport after service, dinner.

Accommodation Options

  • Independent living

Experience Required



Volunteers will need to have a basic knowledge of tools, building, gardening and working with plants, be 20 years or older, in good physical condition and able to work in the heat. Volunteers should be able-bodied, flexible and enjoy working outside.

Friends For Asia requires all volunteers in this project (and all other projects where volunteers work directly with or near children) to submit a certified police background check before volunteer service begins.

Application Procedures

  • Online Application