Tkiyet Um Ali offers the chance of volunteering in Amman for those who like to help in serving daily hot meals to 4000-350 people in need at its headquarters.
ABOUT THE PROGRAMS
Tkiyet Um Ali seeks to involve all members of society in its volunteering programs in Jordan with an aim to support families living in extreme poverty throughout the Kingdom.
Tkiyet Um Ali offers a variety of volunteering opportunities inside and outside Amman, while reaching out to as many underprivileged families as possible.
With their number reaching more than 40,000, volunteers are a key factor in the success of its day-to-day operations.
WAYFARER PROGRAM (SERVING HOT MEALS)
FOOD PARCEL PACKAGING PROGRAM
Packaging food parcels is a main volunteering program that offers volunteers the opportunity to participate in packaging Tkiyet Um Ali’s monthly food parcels at its warehouses in AlQastal, allowing them to better understand the magnitude of operations inside the warehouses including packaging the food items inside the food parcels and their quantities, depending on the category of parcel.
FOOD PARCEL DISTRIBUTION PROGRAM
Volunteering in Amman and even in different governorates is possible for individuals who would like to distribute food parcels to the endorsed families at the partner associations. Volunteers will have the opportunity to be introduced to the distribution mechanism adopted by Tkiyet Um Ali.
MAWA’ED AL-RAHMAN PROGRAM
Volunteers take part during the holy month of Ramadan in serving Iftar meals to more than 2000 fasting people at its Mawa’ed Al-Rahman tent at the main headquarters.
FIELD VISITS PROGRAM
The Field Visits Program provides the volunteering opportunity in the Kingdom’s governorates while witnessing the living conditions of families who have applied for food aid inside and outside Amman in cooperation with the Social Research Department. During the field visit, volunteers will also learn about Tkiyet Um Ali’s endorsement process and criteria
GARDEN PLANTING PROGRAM
Stemming from its belief in serving the local community in all ways possible, Tkiyet Um Ali volunteers can participate in planting the unprivileged areas to help improve the area where the program is held.
Volunteers will join children from Tkiyet Um Ali’s endorsed families in creating small handicrafts and encourage them to find new, innovative ideas for creative products.
HOME RENOVATION PROGRAM
Volunteers will help renovate or repair the houses of Tkiyet Um Ali’s endorsed families and help improve the living conditions of these families.
Volunteers will get the chance to interact and spend time with children from Tkiyet Um Ali’s endorsed families and read stories to them.
TEACHING CHILDREN TO DRAW PROGRAM
The program volunteers will contribute to the skills’ development of children from Tkiyet Um Ali’s endorsed families by teaching them to draw and encouraging them to unleash their creativity.
VISITING SENIOR BENEFICIARIES PROGRAM
The program volunteers will visit the senior beneficiaries of Tkiyet Um Ali in their homes, spend time with them and listen to their stories.
SHOUF BI AINAK PROGRAM
During the program, volunteers will be introduced to the mechanism of the packaging and distribution of food parcels. The program starts with visiting Tkiyet Um Ali’s warehouses, where volunteers are briefed on all stages of the operations, from the endorsement process to packing the parcels and distributing them to the endorsed families across the Kingdom.