Can Volunteers help NGOs?
Are volunteers of any support to an organisation? This question is often raised when talking about volunteering in third world countries. But it’s all a question of perspective and locating opportunities. Sanjeeva, the founder of [...]
We are back online!
We had carefully planned our work before coming to Sri Lanka. Analysing potential problems and opportunities from a distance is difficult but can help get a first impression. But as with our first organisation most [...]
Problems, solutions and planning ahead
Every day is full of surprises and challenges. Good preparation can help solve many problems and we have learnt to adapt any plan. Unfortunately, we are forced to take a little break with our blog [...]
Let’s talk LEEDO
Six weeks in Dhaka have come to an end and there is a lot to talk about. We havn't been posting particularly regularly but are happy to catch up with you now! Organisation one of [...]
(VIDEO) Out with the Mobile School
We set out to the field with the mobile school of LEEDO. It was a great experience seeing how the children enjoyed learning bangla, math and life values. Here is a video showing our impressions: [...]
Let the work begin!
We made a plan! For the upcoming 5 weeks we have scheduled a variety of tasks ranging from producing an image video to writing a convincing proposal for a project that requires 25.000€ funding - [...]
LEEDO: The first days…
The first days are over: after a long journey we were welcomed very warm-heartedly by the LEEDO family! The first few days we spent getting to know LEEDOs work and evaluating where we might start [...]
The first stop: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Now it is fixed! The first NGO we will cooperate with is called LEEDO. They focus on the well-being of street children in Bangladesh's capital Dhaka. The orginasation operates different programs from mobile schools to [...]
We got awarded 1999€! (Definitely)
The university of Kiel offers a programm focussing on social entrepreneurship. We applied for 2000€ funding and got awarded! With the money we are able to finance the equipment for our organization We are happy [...]
We are Crowdfunding!
We want to use the support of many to get NG3O off the ground. So we started a campaign on betterplace.org to be able to receive funds online. We want to tap into the power [...]