Volunteer Projects

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  • Community Growth
  • Health
  • Technology
Through extensive discussion and analysis of village development needs, the entire community has demonstrated motivation to install a laboratory at our clinic. This project will help clinic staff and all community members. The results of lab tests will provide a better understanding of the community’s health status, allowing more ...
Goal
$5,030.16
  • Community Growth
  • Health
  • Women & Gender
Following several months of proposed grant projects, the community, its clinic staff, and PCV have agreed that the implementation of a laboratory at their CMS is the most practical and beneficial project to its residents at this time. The Centre Médico-Social serves over 16,709 people in a canton of ...
Goal
$4,235.65
  • Community Growth
  • Education
  • Health
  • Let Girls Learn
  • Women & Gender
  • Youth
The Gender & Youth Leadership Camp will be held in the local region. The three-day camp will serve about 50 middle-school aged youth leaders from three different communities in northern Thailand. The camp will be run by youth leaders from each community, three Peace Corps Volunteers, and their respective counterparts ...
Goal
$2,570.04
  • Community Growth
  • Health
When someone falls ill in most communities in the United States, or most Western countries, they simply have to grab their car keys and drive to the nearest clinic or take public transportation. Most often, the clinic will have adequate health personnel to see to a variety of health needs ...
Goal
$10,361.88
  • Community Growth
  • Health
  • Water & Sanitation
This Latrine Project is a community-led development goal for the primary students in the community. Currently, the students are attending to nature's call in the bushes, because they are worried of exposure in their current block latrine. This latrine lacks doors for both boys and girls. It is a ...
Goal
$1,219.79
  • Health
This projects aims to establish an enabling environment at the health center for the assessment, management and reduction of diabetes and hypertension in our community through the purchase of and training on proper use of glucose and lipid monitors, the construction of a consultation/education room, and education of staff ...
Goal
$4,315.89
  • Community Growth
  • Education
  • Health
  • Women & Gender
A major barrier to healthcare in Cameroon is the lack of women who attend antenatal care and give birth at the hospital. One of the reasons women choose not to come to the hospital is the lack of services provided. For example, the hospital lacks a cold chain and therefore ...
Goal
$3,120.43
  • Education
  • Health
  • Women & Gender
For many years now, the Health Center Chief (counterpart) and the Staff at the local Health Center have been trying to encourage more women to give birth at the Health Center and to improve the overall quality of life through education within the community. Due to patients' lack of general ...
Goal
$4,932.00
  • Education
  • Health
  • Let Girls Learn
  • Water & Sanitation
  • Youth
The project will focus on repairing the bathrooms and increase education about the importance of proper hygiene habits. Repairs will fix the broken unflushable toilets and ensure that hand washing is possible in every bathroom. An educational component will teach students about the importance of hand washing, and steps to ...
Goal
$3,190.71
  • Education
  • Health
  • Let Girls Learn
  • Water & Sanitation
The purpose of this project is to construct a total of 8 new latrine spaces for the school. The project will allow for construction of 8 safe, and private, toilet spaces in order to remedy the school's current inability to meet the needs of the growing student body and ...
Goal
$7,251.30