Volunteer Name: Marcela Sandoval (from Colombian)
Project Location: Udaipur, India
Volunteered at: Child Care
1- How was the local ABV Coordinator/staff and the support provided in-country?
It was excellent. I felt like I was at home all the time.
2- What was the most surprising thing you experienced?
Country: I think I saw many cows everywhere.
3- What was the most challenging thing you experienced?
Program: I am not a teacher, for that reason It was very challenging to teach to children but I enjoyed a lot.
Host Family: to share room and other facilities with other people, because I always lived alone. It was very interesting for me.
4- Any tips for future volunteers… (clothing, travel, personal items, donations)
1. bring old and comfortable cloths
2. not going out alone at night
3. to have a positive attitude.
5- Personal Paragraph about the experience (ABV Program Testimonial):
It was an amazing experience. I come back to my home very happy and grateful. I want to come back to continue this great program very soon.
6- How would you describe your accommodation, meals, security, friendliness, quality others:
The food is delicious. Accommodation was comfortable and clean I felt safe all the time.
7- What was your favorite memory of this trip?:
Host Family: I met amazing people and made good friends.
9- How was the ABV USA support prior traveling?
It was excellent and very efficient.
9.1- Who did you find Abroaderview website (keywords, search engine, word mouth to mouth, recommended by .., other)
10 – Are you willing to speak to other potential ABV volunteers?