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My EVS in Slovakia Part 2

My EVS in Slovakia Part 2. Now I will tell you a little bit more about my project. I volunteer in an organization called Centrum Volneho Času - Junior (Center for leisure activities - Junior). The organization is very big and has a wide range of activities: to organize school competitions in…


Association FOR YOU and Foundation SOS- Families in risk organize sexual education training for youngsters with disabilities

  Association For You and Foundation SOS Families At Risk are developing a series of trainings on Sexual Education and Human Rights for the youngsters in Association For You. The trainings were given by staff and volunteers of Foundation SOS in the office of Association FOR YOU. The project…


My EVS in Slovakia

Regards! I am Veselina and now I'm going to tell you a little bit about my voluntary service abroad in the frame of  EVS (European Voluntary Service) in Slovakia. I will start with the first question: Why EVS? Well, because this is something that I wanted to do already since quite a long time.…


EVS in Italy

EVS in Italy   I am a volunteer in Italy within the European voluntary service programme  . My host organization is Alce Nero and one of my tasks is to attend kindergarten in Bankole, a quiet area with many beautiful houses and neat gardens. Every day for a month and a half I worked with…


EVS vacancies

The Steinbeis Innovation Centre "European Projects" (2010-DE-58) is accredited as a coordinating and sending organisation within the EVS-program, for hosting volunteers we are cooperating with several organisations of the german social and health care system. On 1st of February we want to submit…


Rodopi

I love the mountains and the Bulgarian ones are very good spots for hiking. Тhe first week of October I went to Rodopi Mountain with Elina, the coordinator of Association for You and Iliana, my mentor and their boyfriends. We spent there four days. We travelled by car, which takes around 7 hours…


EVS Presentation- University of Economics-Varna

  Association FOR YOU is organizing the next Wednesday, 5th of December, in the University of Economics a presentation about the European Voluntary Service, EVS. The presentation will be hold in the room 511 at 13.00 hours. Current EVS volunteers of the organization, and ex-EVS from Varna…


EVS Presentation in the University of Economics-Varna

    Association FOR YOU is organizing the next Wednesday, 5th of December, in the University of Economics a presentation about the European Voluntary Service, EVS. The presentation will be hold in the room 511 at 13.00 hours. Current EVS volunteers of the organization, and ex-EVS from Varna…


A weekend in Stara Zagora

From 12. – 14. Oktober I went to Stara Zagora to participate in an events my friends were hosting. They are volunteering as EVS in the social field, and were hosting events related to cultural aweraness. We were invited to take part in a European exhibition to represent our countries and advertise…


Jewelry workshop started working

Jewelry workshop started working   Jewelry Workshop with young people with disabilities reopened. Already a month we are working with our new and old participants. The European volunteers at Association FOR YOU – Robert and Cristina also joined the workshop. Thanks to their creativity and…


Slanchogled stores donated materials for workshop with youngsters with disabilities

On September 3, 2012 in Association FOR YOU in Varna we received five boxes of materials for our art workshop for youth with disabilities. The donation was provided by the Shops for artistic materials Slanchogled and contains: different paper for wrapping and decorations, napkins, papier-mâché,…


Cleaning in the Pirin Mountain

здравей! The last weekend of July I went with Iliana and Robi to Pirin Mountain to participate as volunteers in a cleaning event organized by За Земята, an environmental organization established in Sofia that organizes the cleaning event in Pirin since 1999. We went there by train. It was a long…


Cristina volunteering in Bulgaria

Cristina volunteering in Bulgaria I am Cristina, from Spain. I come from a little village in Galicia, a region located in the northeastern part of Spain. I decided to come to Bulgaria because the idea of going to a Balkan country was very attractive to me: the culture, the music, the people...and…


Robert volunteering in Bulgaria

My name is Robert Dani, I come from Kecskemet, Hungary. I decided to take part in an European Voluntary Service project after I graduated from an economic college. Before entering into the financial world I wanted to take part in social matters and get to know other cultures. Now I work as a…


Contempo Art Festival

Contempo Art Festival Contempo Art Festival was held in four days, in seventeen galleries and more than sixty artist from different countries  participated in it. The festival was promoted on social media and press conference before opening. Students of Industrial Design from the Technical…


A weekend in Sofia

From 9. – 13. May I went to Sofia to play the trumpet in two events my friends were hosting. They are volunteering as EVS in theatre art, and were hosting events related to the art of mime. I was also invited to take part in a European family game which was happening this same weekend in Sofia.…


Two new volunteers will join our team in July

Two new volunteers will join our team in July.   As the project "Social Inclusion through art" was approved, two new volunteers will join our team. This time they come from Spain and Hungary, a girl and a boy, and will spent the whole year with us. I am sure that this news saddens some of you…


Cooking Workshop

Cooking Workshop   I choosed this project because I thought it would be a good idea for our youngsters to do something new and different besides crafting. By this project they gain the chance to improve their teamwork, to get to know different cultures and to learn something for life.…


Jonathan Volunteering in Bulgaria

The last four months have been very exciting for me. I visited many different places and I have to admit that I like Bulgaria more and more. After my arrival in Bulgaria I had to handle with all the differences. The October was a month full of familiarization. I've met a lot of new interesting…


Jonathan Volunteering in Bulgaria

Jonathan Volunteering in Bulgaria   Здравейте, the last four months have been very exciting for me. I visited many different places and I have to admit that I like Bulgaria more and more. After my arrival in Bulgaria I had to handle with all the differences. The October was a month full of…