Volunteering at a Samba School in Rio de Janeiro

Volunteering at a Samba School in Rio de Janeiro: Gary goes for Carnival

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Gary Ward, from the UK, is volunteering at a Samba School in Rio de Janeiro. With the fellow Brazilian workers he is preparing costumes and the floats for the parade during the Carnival of Rio de Janeiro. Volunteering with Iko Poran in Rio was a great decision – I had a fantastic 12 weeks in […]

Volunteering with Children in Rio

Volunteering with Children in Rio – Lucy

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Iko Poran was value for money and I received ongoing support from Felipe, the project co-ordinator. I took part in 3 programmes, 2 with children and 1 helping prepare for carnaval; it was great for me as I expressed my interests and skills and the programmes were then matched to my specification. The cultural change […]