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Interview with Pavel, the Bulgarian Collaborator of the Association FOR YOU

The project "YE kick off for an amazing journey from insecurity to self-esteem" brings together 8 organizations that work with people with mental disabilities and/or Down Syndrome or psychiatric problems, in Bant, in the Netherlands. Our colleague Pavel, who took part in the workshop, speaks to us…


Giving Voice to Disability: Interview with Mathew, the Bulgarian Volunteer from Varna

“YE kick off disability in motion through video guidance” was an international social project. It occurred in Romania from 29th of April till 9th of May. The most relevant topics addressed were about: disability, education, video & media youth, embracing diversity, tolerance and inclusion.…


JaRa's Team Building Training with the Association FOR YOU

On a Friday morning, the table football team JaRa came together to gain new knowledge about teamwork and motivation with the help of Association FOR YOU. Our colleague Dillyana and our volunteer Lelde from Riga helped conducted the training. The training started with little getting to know each…


Springtime in the Northern Bulgarian Coast with FOR YOU

Last Saturday we went to Cape Kaliakra for a teambuilding trip organized by Association FOR YOU. It is a promontory situated 60 kilometres from Varna, North East of the Bulgarian Coast. In no other place like this part of the country. There is such a drastic contrast between the wintertime and the…


Useful Adresses If You Want to Follow Us on Facebook

https://www.facebook.com/FORYOUevs/?ref=hl The main Facebook page, full of interviews associated with the EVS life, announces about EVS vacancies and articles about our activities. https://www.facebook.com/assocationforyou?fref=ts The Facebook page regarding the office activities and everyday life…


EVS Chronicles in Foreign Countries: Portugal

  Hello, my name is Stanislava, I am 23-years old. I am currently doing a European Voluntary Service in Mais Cidadania Association in Lisbon, Portugal.  My project is about writing communication and I am part of the communication team. My job includes updating the association’s website, blogs…


Back to High School with FOR YOU: EVS Presentations at the Vasil Levski Institute

Last week I and other international volunteers went to the High School Vasil Levski to set up presentations about the opportunities of the EVS experience and the different national backgrounds of the people involved in it. The balsamic scent of the incipient springtime was in the air together with…


Interview with Samuel, the EVS volunteer from Zamora

Hi Samuel. Please briefly introduce yourself speaking about your past experiences, your studies, your decision to try the EVS experience and some other personal information like your ideas about the meaning of life and your opinions about the extinction of the whales in the Mediterranean Sea.  I…


Interview about Sergio, one of the supervisors of the new social and cultural entrepreneurship project the Teahouse

Hi Sergio. Please introduce yourself and without telling the entire story of your life speak about what brought you to choose the EVS in Bulgaria and how did you discover this opportunity.  Hi Michele. As you said, my name is Sergio, I'm from Spain, I'm 25 years old and I've studied animation…


Interview with Cecile, the French girl from Reims

Hi Cecile! Introduce yourself and speak shortly about your life, your provenience, your past working experiences outside your native country and the desires concerning your future plans.  Hi Michele! I’m Cécile and I come from France. Naturally I have a hometown, but since 2012 i don’t live more…


Interview with Juliette, the French volunteer from Lille

Hi Juliette, thank you for your time. Just to start the interview, introduce yourself: speak briefly about your story, your interests and your background. I’m Juliette, I’m 23 and I come from France. I have a bachelor in French Literature but as I don’t plan to become a teacher of French…


Interview with Andrea, the italian volunteer from Piacenza

Hi Andrea! Just to start the interview I want you to answer to some simple and elementary questions: who are you, where are you from and where are you going (“it’s a long story” won’t be considered an admissible answer)? Hi Michele! My name is Andrea Praolini Lanza and at the moment I’m an Evs…


The unbearable lightness to being in Shumen with FOR YOU

Some weeks ago we went to Shumen to attend three days of training courses organized by FOR YOU association. Exception made for a short stay in Sofia, it was the first time I visited a place outside the urban surroundings of Varna. None of us had huge expectations about the hotel or the city. During…


Funny interview with Lelde, the latvian volunteer from Riga

Hi Lelde. This is your second month in Bulgaria. What were your expectations before coming in this country for the first time and what do you think now? Well, I have to admit that before coming here I didn’t know much about Bulgaria. I just knew that it was a southern country so I expected nicer…


Interview with Laura, the spanish volunteer from Burgos

Interview with Laura, the spanish volunteer from Burgos - Hi Laura! Please introduce yourself. Are you ready to gonna be famous? Tell me: did you have previous experiences with volunteering before? - I´m Laura, i´m 22 years old and I come from Burgos, in the north of Spain. I´ve just finished my…


Javier was in the bilingual school

Javier was in the bilingual school One of ours volunteers, Javier, has been during the last week in the Bilingual school “Fredecir Joliot Curie”, helping one of the spanish teachers, showing some spanish games and activities to the 8º students. Javier, with other volunteers, was some months ago in…


Presentation in the Sport school

Presentation in the Sport school The school year is finishing and our volunteer Javier wanted to use this situation to speak with the students of the sports school and tell them his experiences and advice them how to face some situation they may have to face in the future if they continue…


Education Beyond Borders

Education beyond borders From 27th to 29th of March 2015, the association ‘For You’ was pleased to participate, for the first time, in the twelfth edition of the international exhibition ‘Education Beyond Borders’ which was traditionally held in the National Palace of Culture in Sofia.   For a…


Rebecca our German volunteer introduce herself

Rebecca is one of our volunteers with one of the ERASMUS+ programs. Rebecca is from Germny and she is 21 years old. Rebecca came to Varna in October 2013. She came here by coincidence during a journey to Israel and she really liked it. She started her EVS project in October 2014 and she will be…


I´m Teodora and I´m volunteering in Germany

I´m Teodora and I´m volunteering in Germany Hey, my name is Teodora, I’m 23 years old and I’m an EVS volunteer in Dortmund, Germany. How did I get here? Hmm, the explanation it’s actually very simple. Due to several youth exchange projects, which I’ve participated  during my university studies, and…