Volunteer Tourism is a great way to “do something good” while also experiencing new places and challenges in locales otherwise not being met “Bite-sized” volunteer vacations may range from low-skill work cleaning up local wildlife areas to providing high-skill medical aid in a foreign country. It may include engage people with scientific research and education to promote the understanding and action necessary for a sustainable environment.
Sylhet Tourism is very happy to introduce volunteer tourism in Bangladesh primarily through Rotary Clubs, a worldwide humanitarian non profitable organization. However, it would be delighted facilitate volunteer tourism involving other organizations.
Our Agency CEO, Mr Syed Tanbir Ahmed, is a Rotarian & involved with Rotary club of Sylhet Mahanagar. He is presently Director, Service Project and previously he was the Charter Secretary.
Sylhet Tourism would be delighted to facilitate involving interested persons in the volunteering opportunities to different projects of Rotary clubs including Rotary club of Sylhet Mahanagar. To give an idea, a brief description of Rotary club of Sylhet Mahanagar and its projects is provided below:
Club Name: Rotary Club of Sylhet Mahanagar
Club international ID: 85299
Official Admission in Rotary: June 27th 2013
Weekly Meeting: Every Sunday (winter 6:30pm & Summer 7:30pm)
Venue: Hotel Valley Garden, Sobhanighat, Sylhet
Permanent Projects of Rotary Club of Sylhet Mahanagar:
The Club successfully organized a Mega Health Camp on 16th May, 2014 at Atapur, Biswanath, a rural area 12 miles away from Sylhet town. More than 1,000 people were served by 17 doctors from different departments. Free medicines were also provided with.