Building for the Future Generation is a registered NGO under the Agona Swedru social welfare. The main goals of the organization is to renovate or build schools in deprived areas. The organization also focus on the well being of kids in children homes and also creating awareness for social problems like, Malaria, Hiv Aids, Personal Hygiene and so on.
Over the pass years the organization has built and restore over 10 primary schools in deprived areas and countless amount of social awareness project.
In 2012, the directors of organization developed a Christmas project that focuses on the social well being of needy kids in homes, schools and on the street. During December BFG organizes a Christmas Event for many children.
The organization also introduced a farming project that should sustain the organisation in 10 years and has a short term returns after one year, 50% of these returns are donated as harvest produce from the farm to a few selected children homes around Agona Swedru, Green Project.
Based on what we have done in the past years, we will classified the areas that creates placement for volunteers into two, namely; On calendar placement and off calendar placement. On calendar projects simply refers to all project that takes place at a particular time every year whiles on the other hand off calendar projects takes place at any time during the year .
- On calendar project; Building or renovating schools between January and August, Paint work between June and November, Christmas Event December.
- Off calendar project; Farming, Teaching, working at a local clinic, social awareness tour and so on.
Volunteers are required to have basic knowledge in English and also experienced in the area they want to work on.
The fees charged by the organization only covers, accommodation, airport pickup and drop off, food. But volunteers are required to raise some funds in other to support the particular project they wanna work on. We can only quote a price ones, we know how long the volunteer wants to stay and which area he or she will like to work on.