Location: Hollókő, Hungary
Application deadline: 31/03/2015
Start date: 25/06/2015
End date: 15/07/2015
Tasks of the volunteer:
Avatars of Nógrád is the 5th edition of our short term EVS project which gathers 50 volunteers from 3 different continents in order to create a life-time experience for less opportunity children and youngsters in Nógrád county.
– Plan, prepare and deliver English speaking creative workshops in 5 villages for local children and youth who are living in deep poverty: playing games, introducing your culture, dancing, making photos and videos, doing handcrafts.
– Voluntary actions to maintain Creative Space and tackle local needs.
– Two days of holiday to have fun by many different ways; party, open air camping, doing sports, hiking, biking, creating your own cinema or theatre, making your own plan.
– Official closing event where hi-profile representatives are coming to see your results.
We expect volunteers from Belgium, France, Greece, Hungary, India, Latvia, Mexico, Poland, Russia, Ukraine, Vietnam.
1. Fill in the application form completely, which you can find here: http://goo.gl/aSwvQD
2. Send us the scanned version of your passport or ID to firstname.lastname@example.org email address.
3. Contact the coordinator in your country for further information (contacts are in the infoletter)
Information letter: http://goo.gl/8OHGKs
Egyesek Youth Association is a group of active young people, volunteers, youth workers and trainers. Our mission is to inspire, empower and support youth in successfully taking responsibility in their lives and the lives of their communities. Our activity is focused on the non-formal personal and professional development of youth, young adults, youth workers, organizations in Hungarian and international context. We organize youth exchanges, voluntary service programs, trainings for youth leaders and peer educators, summer camps and thematic weekends, as well as support volunteering which serves learning and personal development. Through our activities we created an informal international network, where we are cooperating with NGOs in order to create youth programmes.
We are active in sending and hosting EVS volunteers, we have successfully organized many short- and long-term projects. Avatars of Nógrád is the 5th edition of our international voluntary camp which is the highlight of our youth work activity in Nógrád, one of the most disadvantaged area of Hungary.