Building

Peru: Build a house for a family

Villagers in the communities in the Sacred Valley build their homes through the concept of “ayni” (cooperation between community members)

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Guatemala: Build a home

On the outskirts of Antigua are villagers living in terrible conditions: shacks of corrugated iron, woefully inadequate for the rainy season, bringing on sickness and disease, and lower productivity and school absences that ensue.

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Brazil: Build a home for a needy family

You can work alongside favela (“slum”) residents to help them realize their dreams. Help paint homes, complete landscaping projects, or support basic construction tasks.

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Fiji: Build a home for a needy family

On the west coast of Fiji’s main island, Viti Levu, you can build a home in a model village that was created to meet the problem of displaced peasant farmers who were evicted from their land when their 100-year leases expired.

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South Africa: Building a library or medical clinic

The communities around Sabi Sand are very poor and are in need of basic infrastructure; you can help fund and build your choice of: – a creche – classrooms – a library – a medical clinic All of these will make a lasting difference in the lives of the beneficiaries.

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Indonesia: Installing a disabled-friendly bathroom

Balinese people are warm and gentle, so it comes as a complete surprise that their traditional culture should consider disabilities a curse or the karmic result of past wrong-doing.

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Hawaii: Help complete a cultural center

In a low-income part of Honolulu, there is a ‘hale‘, a cultural center being constructed that will assist local families reconnect with their Hawaiian heritage

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Zambia: Build a home for a widow and her children

Two thirds of Zambia’s population live on less than one dollar a day, yet it is one of the most expensive countries in Southern Africa

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Mozambique: Build a Primary School

If you are medically trained, such as a doctor or a nurse, you can put your skills to good use and treat ailing people in villages that lack proper access to healthcare. Be the change.

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Cambodia – Building

You can change the life of a needy family by helping build a decent place for them to live. They will be healthier and more secure, and you will gain insights into their lives, hear their stories, share laughs, and show you care.

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Morocco: Building a classroom or library

The longest established inhabitants of Morocco, the Berber people come from a feudal society, who have preserved their culture and traditions.

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Kenya: Build a classroom in a Masai village

On the edge of the Masai Mara lies a forward-thinking Masai community. Whereas other villages still practice Female Genital Mutilation (“FGM”) and forced early marriage, this one actively upholds the rights of women, and is a refuge for young women from other villages, where they can have a place of safety and receive an education

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Vietnam: Build a library

Mai Chau, with its ethnic tribes, is a fascinating, enchanting region. However, it is one of the lowest income areas, and economic development is low, as are education levels.

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Nepal: Rebuild classrooms damaged by earthquake

The 2015 earthquake in Nepal claimed over 6,000 lives, and this country was poor even before it struck. Now the people of Nepal need your help more than ever.

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Belize: Install a fuel-efficient stove

Belize has a substantial indigenous Mayan population, who continue to live in conditions that impact on their life expectancy and quality of life.

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