Pekalongan Happy Children

Pekalongan - Indonésie - Chantier court terme

Projet Social - Work with kids - Education

  • Chantier International
  • 11-03-2019 - 24-03-2019
  • 10 volontaires
  • 18-99 ans
  • 2950000 IDR de frais de participation


Pekalongan is the city near Semarang, two hours by bus or one and half hour by train to the west side. This project site consists of 2 different project areas with 2 different characters. Pasirsari. The children in Pasirsari are interested in educational activities after school. The are approximately 10 until 50 children and the amount is changing at any time. The age of the children starts from 5 – 18 years old. Volunteering activity will be in public learning center in Pasirsari. Bugisan. Bugisan is a slum area on the river bank. The are around 10 children joining the activities daily. They are cute and they are shy when they meet new people. The children love to have games or other fun learning methods prepared by volunteers and they like to do activities near the street. Volunteers can use public learning spot or outdoor activities.



Gerakan Kerelawanan Internasional (GREAT) or in English is International Voluntary Service Movement is a non governmental organization which organizes international voluntary service in Indonesia. GREAT gives opportunities to all youth without exceptions and discrimination to access non formal & global education and experiences through IVS and trainings. Mottoes of GREAT are“think globally, act locally”and “individually we change our selves. together we change the world”.


Volunteers’ work will be : 1. Organizing interesting-creative activities to motivate the children to keep continue their study or go back to school; 2. Organizing various skill development activities, such as ( Painting, drawing, etc); 3. Giving additional lesson to support children education, such as ( English lesson,etc) 4. Raising awareness of children’s personal hygiene like washing hand, brushing teeth, etc. Note: 25 to 40 hours/week. Sometimes the volunteers are needed to support GREAT to do other voluntary action during the weekends.

Logement & Nourriture

Pekalongan volunteer house. Volunteers will stay in a shared house with other volunteers. Fridge is available. Volunteer must take care of their own meals and cover personal expenses. Gas for cooking and water gallon are covered by donation from international volunteers and local volunteers (not covered by participation fee).

Emplacement & Temps libre

Pekalongan City, Central Java, Indonesia. Batik City rich of culture.


Strong motivation and interest in non formal learning methods for kids and able to