Volunteering

Floral workshop organized by A Place FOR YOU - a sunny afternoon at Hale 3

That's how our afternoon looked like! It’s summer - the season of new friendships, more free time, adventures and experiments. Who doesn’t love to be outside during this time, whether it be in the nature, somewhere on the seacoast or  Thanks to the lovely girls from A Place FOR YOU we organized a…


What is it to be European Solidarity Corps volunteer in your own country?

Antonia (left) during christmas team building of NYF. Antonia was a volunteer with European Solidarity Corps as part of the team of National Youth Forum for six months. This experience brough her many challenges, lessons and unforgetable moments! Read below to see what she has to share about her…


Victoriya's work and adventure experiences during European Solidarity Corps

Lovely Victoriya tell us more about her work and adventures during European Solidarity Corps in France. Read below to see what she has to share. Hello! Please introduce yourself - what is your name, where do you come from and what are you doing? My name is Victoria Mikova, I am 22 years old, born…


Action: You Are the Change

With Action You are the Change, our primary goal is to encourage young people's active participation in volunteering and civic initiatives. The volunteers will participate in activities organized by experienced and active NGOs and institutions in Varna in support of the local community. Thus we…


Be a Volunteer! Change the World! - Nikola

Our project "Be a volunteer! Change the world!" ends. It was one of the first projects under the European Solidarity Corps program, approved and implemented in Bulgaria. The project involved 12 volunteers from all over Bulgaria and we think it is nice to introduce you to these wonderful young…


Young voices

Young Voices is a  project, financed by European Solidarity Corps which aims to stimulate active citizenship among youth, as well as increasing the trust in youth NGOs. In this project, 4 youngsters will support the activities of the National Youth Forum.The current project includes 2 partner…


A big youths project united youngsters, organizations, bussiness and artists from all over Bulgaria

During the last one year 12 young people from the whole country participated in the project "Be a Volunteer, Change the world". This was one of the first projects approved in Bulgaria for the new programme European Solidarity Corps. The volunteers supported the activities of few organizations in…


Solidarity and Inclusion for All

4 youngsters will participate in the volunteering project Solidarity and Inclusion for All. They will work at the Sunny House Daycentre of Association Family Center Maria. The mission of the organisation is creation and development of a supporting environment in order to improve the potential of…


A sunny October's weekend at the European Capital of Culture

The end of summer is knocking on the window, however this did not stop us to pop around Plovdiv on 11th and 12th of October and make a cultural event! All additions Shak tuk-tam have something in common, but also every festival has something new to bring to the scene, and every city we visit also…


Shak tuk-tam Varna - 22th of September, a day with no automobiles on the streets

As a tradition on 22.09.2019 in Varna a few main streets turned completely into pedestrian areas with different kinds of fun activities both for youngsters and elders. We were very happy to take part of this with our fest Shak Tuk Tam as part of the European day with no automobiles in central part…


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…


Meet Emma - Our French EVS Volunteer From Avignon

Emma joined our team as an EVS volunteer in early October 2018 on a project by Eurocircle, our French partners from Marseille. Today, almost at the end of her voluntary service, Emma shares with us what volunteerism and life away from home have for her. Who are you? Where do you come from ? and…


'Be a Volunteer, Save the World'

“Be a Volunteer, Save the World” is a voluntary project involving 11 Bulgarian youngsters volunteering in Varna. These young people support five different associations. This is among the first projects of the European Solidarity Corps to be implemented in Bulgaria.  Purpose of the Project The aim…


Presentation at 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 to advise them how to face some situations they may have to face in the future if they continue…


Taste&Share Fourth Edition

On the 7 of February 2019, we had our fourth edition of “Taste & Share” at the place “Yo-Ho-Hostel”. This time, we were about 50 people, very interested to know more about different cultures and to taste food. This edition we had the possibility to know more about Belgium, Nigeria, and France.…


Young People Become Volunteers With Full Support Under the European Programme For the First Time in Bulgaria

Logo of the Association FOR YOU In January, the newest volunteering project of the Association For You “Become a Volunteer! Change the World” started as a part of the European Solidarity Corps Programme. This project includes 11 young people from Bulgaria who will do their volunteering service in…


Being an Elf in Finland at Christmas, or the True Story of Detelina and her EVS Project

Detelina, the Christmas elf in Finland! Being a volunteer in a foreign country can change your life forever! This happened to Detelina who has spent several weeks in Finland and worked as ... elf :). See what it is to help make such a magical project come true! Hello! Could you please tell us a few…


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…


The Sport and the City Vol. 1 - Skate Park Mladost

The Summer is finally in Varna and the city welcomes the new season with more and more alternative youth initiatives and events. One of them occurred this Saturday in the skate park Mladost and was open for participants of all ages. The organisers planned four events, which together form the…