FSL-India Organized Hand in Land work camp at Kundapura from 3rd to 16th October-16. The theme of the work camp is Agriculture, Yoga, Culture & kids. During the first week of camp conducted Indian welcome, worked for rain water harvesting by renovating trenches in FSL-India training centre, Planted fruit plants, visited Organic farm, Kundapura town tour, Painting and educational drawing at school, Had yoga session.
First week of the camp Did Beautiful fenced Kitchen Garden and Shiny Black Board Painting at Kanyana Gudde Angadi School and Totally 26 Children, 2 School staff, 2 Kitchen helper and 7 SCDMC Member took initiative in this program. Visited cashew factory to know about cashew-nut processing and had interaction with workers, nursery management activities by filling bags and transplanting 110 mango and cashew samplings, Medicinal Planting Garden Preparing, Visited Nammaboomi local NGO, henna culture activity, conducted country presentation of Spain, Finland, Belgium, Italy, Denmark and children were curious to know about other countries, Bollywood dance facilitated by Mr. Jeevan.
Vijaya Dashami Day visited Koteshwara Kotilingeswara temple, Koteshwara Lake, Hanuman statue and visited Indian family on Festival time Had lunch with Indian Family and participated in Dasara Procession at Kundapura Main Street.Planned all activities completed by team work. During the camp Ms. Virginia, from Spain, Ms. Maya from Denmark,, & Mr. Michele from Italy, Ms. Paulina from Finland,Mr.Fredric from Belgium and team leader Mr. Dinesha, Ms. Marta and TC volunteers & staff took part in this work camp.
Volunteers enjoyed having hand in experience and having interaction with school children. Enjoyed the work and understanding about different cultures. Gudde Angadi School appreciated the effort and contribution of volunteers. On behalf of FSL-India thanked all volunteers for their great contribution.