German International School of New York Global Health Squad to Costa Rica, January 6-15, 2018


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Volunteer Activity Description

Start Date: Jan 6, 2018 5:32 PM
End Date: Jan 16, 2018 12:00 AM

VOLUNTEER MATCH- MANOS DE JESUS: Asociación Manos de Jesus is an elderly home filled to capacity with area residents. Volunteers help these residents, who are mostly sedentary, with physical activity, including assisting with physical therapy sessions and arranging recreational activities. Manos de Jesus was founded by a group of concerned neighbors in the community, and currently receives most of its funding from local businesses and fundraising, with some government assistance.

GROUP CONTRIBUTION AND VOLUNTEER EFFORTS GO TOWARDS:
-Repair a storage bin that is used to hold therapy equipment
-Create hydroponic garden beds that are wheel-chair accessible
-Build benches in the outside area
-Design and assemble therapy equipment for elderly
-Build a hydration station with water dispenser.

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