Program Details

Chia-Chi X Elim

  • Start Date 2017-01-08
  • End Date: 2018-01-07

  • Location: It is situated in Tainan city (600 000 inhabitants), withabout 760.000 inhabitants.

Chia-Chi,in Chinese, means making a home complete while Elim, in the Bible, refering to a place for rest or oasis. Combining the idea of “home” and “oasis”, the project aims to link high school educational resources with caring center especially taking caring of  economically disadvantaged elementary and junior high school students. With the connection between school and community, the project intends to guide high school students to share and help children younger and less economically advantaged than they are.

Founded on April 1st, 1924, our school offers four programs
Senior high, senior vocational, senior supplementary, and talented education. Although the school has undergone several transformations, under the guidance of the successive principals, the number of students is on the increase. At the same time, the school has gained its reputation. Now, Chia-chi has achieved the recognition as one of the most prestigious schools in the Tainan area.
The school consists of 30 classes in the senior high program, 3 in the dance program, 18 in the senior vocational program,containing 3 departmentsFashion Design, and Food and Beverage Managementand 6 in the supplementary program.
The total number of the teachers is 117, including 18 Masters, 53 Bachelors with certificates of in-service training program in graduate school, 43 Bachelors, and 3 Bachelors of junior college. The average age of the teaching staff is 40.
Our Objectives of Education
1.To develop the students’ disposition to humanities and implement the concept of whole-person education.
2.To elevate the teachers’ expertise and competence and promote the advancement of teaching quality.
3.To establish a fear-free and danger-free learning environment
4.To create a sex-equal environment.

5.To make the school a study center of the community in coordination with local development.


The volunteer would live in host families whichprovides by school in every 3-4 months.

1. Reading English picture books to chilldren from Elim caring center.

2. Working together with school library and high school students to create interesting reading and writing activities.

1. Fluent in English speaking, reading, writng and listening
2. Have passion for promoting reading and patience to work with children
3. Be creative and energetic and willing to learn different cutlures and languages

How to get there?
Terminal: Kaohsiung Intl. Airport
International Airport: Kaohsiung Intl. Airport
Domestic Airport: Kaohsiung Intl. Airport


6 months- 2.000,00 EUR

12 months- 3.000,00 EUR