Camp code : FSL-IWO Place : Mysore Number of volunteers: 19
Theme : SOCIAL/KIDS Team leaders : Joy & Manjunath
This was a bilateral workcamp with our Koran partner IWO. The Korean volunteers renovated a school in this bilateral camp. They painted the school walls and also repaired the roof of the school. The volunteers conducted activities like games, creative workshop for the children. The volunteers also prepared special Korean food for all students and staffs in the school. There was also a day of sight-seeing for the volunteers in Mysore where they were taken to palaces, gardens, temples, markets etc.
Camp code : FSL-IWO Place : Bangalore Number of volunteers: 17
Theme : SOCIAL/KIDS Team leaders : Pratap & Stephen
This was the second bilateral workcamp in January with our partner IWO. The Korean volunteers renovated a school. They painted the interior and exterior of the school building. They also painted educational pictures on the wall. The volunteers cleaned a drainage near the school and made a playground. The volunteers conducted creative workshops for the children like how to make soap, photos frame etc. There was also a day of sight-seeing in Bangalore where the volunteers were taken to temples, gardens, market place etc.
Camp code : FSL-KNCU Place : Kundapur Number of volunteers: 20
Theme : SOCIAL/TOILET CONSTRUCTION Team leaders : Daya, Dinesh & Steffie
This is the first time that FSL conducted a bilateral camp along with our Korean partner KNCU. In this camp, the volunteers constructed 5 toilets along with the local community. The toilets were constructed on the beach to improve the hygiene as most of the fishermen do not have access to toilets. The volunteers also visited houses of the local people and painted one of the schools. A day of sight-seeing was organized for the volunteers including a boat trip in the backwaters of Kundapur.