Team Everest

 Bridge 

Every year, we award scholarships to the most deserving financially poor students. Most of them are parentless & single-parented.


'Bridge' is a 5-day virtual training program for our 1st-year college students. If you know English or Tamil, you can volunteer and train students. 


In Bridge, you will help a student identify their goals. Teach them communication skills, emails handling, and many more. 

     

Volunteer now to connect with young minds and help us mold them better. 

Program Details

Please go through the eligibly criteria, orientation dates, event dates, and instructions before signing up.

Eligibility 

Graduates with Work Experience

Orientation Date 

March 12, 2022, 7 PM IST (75 mins)

Start Date

March 17, 2022

End Date

March 27, 2022

Eligibility 

Graduates with Work Experience

Start Date

February 28, 2022

End Date

March 10, 2022

How it Works?

Sign Up

Sign up to be a part of the program

Attend Orientation

Attend orientation to know how to do the activity

Do the Activity

Guide the student over the call

Make a Difference

Get a certificate of volunteering

Sign Up

Sign up to be a part of the program

Watch Orientation

Watch the orientation recording and learn how to do the activity

Do the Activity

Do the Activity and upload the activity content/pictures

Make a Difference

Get a certificate of volunteering

Beyond impact, we provide an e-certificate  for all volunteers who complete the activity as a token of appreciation.

​Sign Up now

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Who can participate?

Graduates with work experience who can speak English or Tamil are eligible to participate in this program.

How many sessions I have to teach?
  1. You have to do only 5 sessions with each 45 mins. Each session will be broken

  2. down into simple activities. We will give you the curriculum for all sessions as a handbook.

What will happen in the session?

You need to read our handbook and conduct the activities listed in it over the normal phone call. 

Can I call the student anytime?

We request you to call the student only at 7 PM IST. In emergencies or if you would like to change the timing, check with your student and choose a suitable time convenient for you and the student.

Orientation

What is an Orientation?

Orientation is an online webinar that we conduct to explain the activity in detail to the volunteers. We also address the queries of volunteers during it.

Is it mandatory to attend the orientation?

Yes, it is mandatory to attend the orientation to be part of this activity.

How to join the Orientation?

Post your signup, you will get the orientation webinar details in email.

Handbook

What is a handbook?

A handbook is the activity material to help and guide you. It will have Program Information, Key Dates, FAQs, Instructions, Samples, and Useful links.

Where can I find the handbook?

Post the orientation, you will get the handbook link in email.

Should I conduct the sessions only by following the Volunteer Handbook?

Yes, please stick to the handbook. Because our dedicated curriculum team has carefully thought through and compiled the book that is appropriate for a student and aimed to achieve the program's intended goals.

Certificate

Will I get a certificate?

On successful completion of the activity, you will get a volunteering e-certificate.

Help Desk

What to do if I have any issues or queries regarding the activity?

For any queries or issues, email to volunteer at teameverest dot ngo

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Who are the beneficiaries?

Adults and college volunteers living in India who can speak Tamil/Marathi are eligible to participate in this program.

Can I share other stories that are not in the Handbook?
  1. It is mandatory to tell the stories in the handbook. Once you complete it and other

    activities in the handbook, if you have time, you can tell your own story to the kid. 

    Make sure the story is age-appropriate and does not involve any religion, violence,

    and controversial topics.

What is the structure of a session?

You will have to do 13 phone call sessions. Each session is for 30 mins. 

What will happen in the session?

You need to read our handbook and conduct the activities listed in it over the normal phone call. Most of the activities will be a game which you will play with the student and teach creative thinking.

Can I call the student anytime?

We request you to call the student only at 7 PM IST. In emergencies or if you would like to change the timing, check with your student and choose a suitable time convenient for you and the student.

Can I dropout in the middle of the program?

We request you to finish the program as it takes us lot of efforts to organize such programs. However, in any emergencies or unavoidable situations, you can notify us and quit the program. 

Orientation

What is Orientation Recording?

 'Orientation Recording' is a recorded video of the online webinar that has been conducted to explain this activity in detail and to clarify all queries of the volunteers.

How can I watch the orientation recording?

Post your signup, you will receive the orientation recording link in email. Click on the link and please enter the requested basic information to watch the recording.

Why I should watch the orientation recording?

You can understand the activity clearly if you watch the orientation.

Handbook

What is a handbook?

A handbook is the activity material to help and guide you. It will have Program Information, Key Dates, FAQs, Instructions, Samples, and Useful links.

Where can I find the handbook?

Post the orientation, you will get the handbook link in email.

Should I conduct the sessions only by following the Volunteer Handbook?

Yes, please stick to the handbook. Because our dedicated curriculum team has carefully thought through and compiled the book that is appropriate for a student and aimed to achieve the program's intended goals.

Certificate

Will I get a certificate?

On successful completion of the activity, you will get a volunteering e-certificate.

Help Desk

What to do if I have any issues or queries regarding the activity?

For any queries or issues, email to volunteer at teameverest dot ngo

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