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 programProgram 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

    How to join?

    1. Select a project

    2. Apply

    3. Start packing!

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    Submit your application to see if you are a good fit for the project selected.

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