VoluntEars video | April 2019
Watch our new short film!
This short film gives you a quick insight into our trips to Nepal, Ghana and Sri Lanka.
You will see volunteers helping at our partner Deaf schools, trekking in the Himalayan mountains in Nepal, releasing sea turtles on the beaches of Sri Lanka, volunteering with local deaf students, playing football on dry rice padi fields near Pokhara and communicating with each other in sign language.
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Thanks to Karolina Pakenaite for making this short film. Karolina joined us in Sri Lanka in 2015 and again in Nepal in 2018 so she understands exactly what our trips are about and we think this shows in the video. We really appreciate all the time and effort she spent making this film.
"I had the opportunity to help fellow D/deaf people"
“The best thing I’ve done in years”
“Valuable, memorable, fun, productive, amazing!”
“A specialised organisation that guarantees the right support - all my worries vanished”
“Working with turtles was the best thing!”
“Enlightening, rewarding, motivating, amazing”
“I grew in confidence and enjoyed helping people”
"I really enjoyed designing and painting the wall mural in one of the classrooms. It was a fantastic experience."
"An enriching and fulfilling experience with an opportunity to embrace Sri Lanka's way of life and culture"
"It's changed my way of thinking and seeing things. Join today because it's brilliant! It's a once in a lifetime opportunity"
"There was an equal balance of work, group activities and sightseeing"
“I knew this was a perfect opportunity”
“I made new friends and was able to use my sign language skills”
“I can’t fault VoluntEars - they run everything smoothly from beginning to end”