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Sreshti Verma
Volunteer as an artist in residence with the Marpha FoundationThe remotely developed expanses of Himalayas provide a great variety of volunteering opportunities. One such organisation, situated in Marpha village of Thak Khola Valley, offers a chance to artists and creative thinkers to be 'Artist in Residence' and help blossom the imagination of the village kids. If you are an artist from any field such as visual arts, theatre, dance, creative writing and music, and love working with kids, then submit your application to the Marpha Foundation. The Artist in Residence programme requires a minimum of 2 weeks stay and can go on for as long as 9 weeks, depending on how much time you can commit.Know before you go: The registration fees for the 'Artist in Residence' programme is $75, and you can find out the weekly dates by dropping a query here. To find more about the programme, check out this page and to read up on the Marpha Foundation, visit their official website.