Community Kitchen

Kolkata, India

Project Overview

The project consists of working with a community kitchen that provides hygienic and nutritious food at a subsidized rate. It mainly specializes in providing nutritious breakfast within the communities to ensure that the people develop a habit of healthy eating. The local team delivers simple and community-inspired recipes. It also provides employment opportunities for the youth to sustain their education and livelihood.

Volunteer Profile (at least 2 of these)

  • Cooking
  • Marketing
  • Social media
  • Entrepreneurial mindset

Languages Required

  • English

Minimum Stay

10 days

Available Dates

  • All year round
  • Flexible dates

Open Positions

5 positions left

Project Details

"Cooking is the art of self-expression"


India – Community Kitchen

Length of program Program Fee $USD
2 weeks $378
3 weeks $567
4 weeks $756
5 weeks $945
6 weeks $1134
8 weeks $1512
10 weeks $1890
12 weeks $2268
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of €279 on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
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  • *Terms and Conditions do apply.

What extra costs will I have?

  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement, transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program.
  • Spending money – Volunteers in India – Kolkata generally find US$40 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
Program Fee includes


  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • 3 Meals/day
  • Linkedin recommendation
Registration Fee


  • Most affordable program fees
  • Support from YouSocial Volunteer team
  • YouSocial Volunteer Consulting Guide
  • Fundraising kit to fund your project/trip
  • Comprehensive Pre-departure Pack
  • Deals on travel insurance
  • YouSocial Volunteer Certificate

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