european mobility

Intentional Erasmus+ Night at Hale 3

On April 18, 2019, the team of Association FOR YOU gathered foreign volunteers, trainees, and Erasmus students from the University of Economics and the University of Management in Varna in Hale 3. More than 70 people came to the international event. What happened that night? The participants…


Volunteering Opportunity in Kielce, Poland During 5 Months

URGENT: Searching for a candidate for Volunteering in a European Voluntary Service (EVS) project in Kielce, Poland Core activities will take place in a primary school with disabled children. Some activities will be also performed in the office of the Regional Volunteering Centre. Duration: 5…


A Week in Bordeaux Visiting Our Friends at the MFR du Bergeracois

At the end of November, three members of the association FOR YOU went to La Force, France. They participated to the “Semaine de l’Europe” hosted by the MFR (Maison Familiale Rurale) du Bergeracois. Most of the European partners present during the week. Erasmus+ European Mobility Professionals The…


The European Gateway in Action: Meet Nicolas from France Intern in Cafe Ole, Varna

2 years ago we have started working on The European Gateway project along with 7 other organisations from 5 European countries. Our main goal is to create a universal frame of work that will let professionals to easily find, prepare, and implement internships abroad. This led to the visit of 40…


Professionals and Students Met in Varna to Discuss Good Practices in International Professional Mobilities

On the 23rd of November, the “Association FOR YOU” organised a Workshop “International transfer of good professional practices”. It took place in a cosy, non-formal environment, at a youth space for different events and social initiatives – “HALE3”, Varna. Representatives of businesses, as well as…


FINDING EVS IN 5 STEPS

  1,2,3,4,5 … LET’S GO FOR THE EVS ! You want to do an EVS in Europe, here are the 5 tips to find your host organization: 1 – DEFINE YOUR PROJECT EVS gives you the opportunity to participate in different projects: - No need for professional experience - No need for diploma! Just motivation! -…


As There are Not Enough French People in Varna, I Introduce You Morgane Bugara

We had a nice opportunity to celebrate a 29th birthday of Morgane here in Varna in April. This small clue is supposed to show you that this French volunteer isn’t already new into town. Besides, probably many of you have already had an opportunity to meet her during some of the events she helps to…


Some Moments From Our Presentation About Erasmus + and EVS Activities at Vasil Levski School

We think that it is very important to spread the news about the benefits of volunteering. We want to give information about other Erasmus + activities for youth as well. So we often make informative presentations for young people in schools. This week the volunteers Laura, Daria, Miranda and Saskia…


Lidia - Volunteer From Siberia

After being patient with her long visa fight, our volunteer from Russia managed to come to Bulgaria in March. Lidia is 28 years old girl (well, I should say woman) from Siberia, who already has a big experience living abroad and using different opportunities to travel the world. What is she doing…


No, You Don’t Have a Deja Vu. Joeri is One of the Twins Who Do Their Internship in Varna

Joeri is a 20 years old Belgian guy who came to Bulgaria in February to do his internship. You had a chance to read an interview with his twin brother Jan. The guys are leaving at the end of May so you have the last chance to get to know them!   Just one month of your internship in Varna…


The European Gateway – Creating Better Conditions for International Professional Mobility of Youth

September 2016 was the official start of The European Gateway. This is a project which aims to change the way both professionals and young people view, implement and experience international professional mobility for youth. Association FOR YOU, Bulgaria, joined 7 other partners from 4 European…


EVS Chronicles in Foreign Countries Pt.2: Living in Lisbon

Hi Dilyana, just to follow the usual protocol tell us who you are: where are you from, what are you doing and where are you going. Hello, I’m Dilyana from Varna, Bulgaria. I am a volunteer in European NGO Mais Cidadania (more citizenship) in Lisbon, Portugal. I work in a relations department and…


Interview with Anda, the New Latvian Trainee of FOR YOU

Hi Anda! Just to begin our interview, speaking about yourself: who you are, where are you from and where are you going. Hello! I'm a positive, open-minded person who is a big ice cream lover and sometimes lives in a small world in which there is just me and myself, with no countries and races.…


Interview with Nuria, the Spanish Volunteer Working for the Social Tea House

We've already presented some of the volunteers which association FOR YOU brought to the Social Teahouse. Today we want to share our intriguing conversation with Nuria - the positive and enthusiastic volunteer from Spain.  Hi Nuria, just to begin to tell us some general information about you and…


Interview with Sefallah, the French Trainee of the Association FOR YOU

Hi Sefallah! Just to begin the interview tell us briefly about yourself: who you are, where are you from and where are you going. My name is Sefallah Mahamat, I’m from France, more exactly from Mont-de-Marsan, a small city located in the West South. I’m a student at Bordeaux University. What did…


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.…


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…