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Volunteer in Hong Kong

Organisation: Concordia

Country: Hong Kong

Type: Manual work & Construction

Concordia is a not-for-profit charity promoting intercultural understanding, international peace & volunteer opportunities.

Important information: 

Extra fee: HKD 1,200

Work:

 1. Assist villagers to organize the celebration of Fire Dragon Dance

2. Beautify or renovate the village’s roads and visitors’ centre

3. Rehabilitate agricultural land

4. Assist in community liaison

Accommodation: volunteers will be accommodated in village house of visitors’ centre. Sleeping bags and mats are needed.

Location: In contrast to the densely populated areas of Hong Kong Island and Kowloon, Ping Che is a sub-urban area characterized by natural scenery, charming small villages and stunning sunset. The place is also situated just next to Shenzhen, China.

Remarks: There are a few pet dogs living in the visitors’ centre.

Why we recommend: One must appreciate the importance of old traditions to understand the local culture. Volunteers will take part of this centenary tradition by beautifying the village, farming with local people and try the very local food, and the most important thing: to set up the event of the Fire Dragon Dance during Mid-autumn Festival.

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