Long term volunteering project in Poland!

Location: Kleszczele, Poland

Project name: Open-minded volunteers needed “Do It Together – create Cultural Hub”

Hosting organization: Stowarzyszenie Kulturalne “Pocztówka”

Sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization

Purpose of the project:Are you interested in theatre, music and artistic environment? Do you like sewing, creating scenery, drawing, and photography? Are you good at social media? Do you want your chance to organize your own event with a cultural association or be part in the creation of a Cultural Hub? If the answer is yes, Do It Together! is the project for you! We are looking for volunteers to spend 12 months working with us and who want to develop and widening their interests. They don’t have to have high qualifications, but they need to show that they want to learn new things and actively participate in activities of our Association.

Number of volunteers: 1 volunteer between 18-30 years old (Only Azerbaijani citizenship)

Project period  – 15/11/2020 to 15/10/2021 (11 months )

Deadline: 31 July 2020

How to apply? – Please get registration number and apply through YOUTH PORTAL

All costs are covered by ESC

 No participation fee! 

Language: English

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements:

The association is based in Hajnowka, a small town in Podlasie, a unique region in East Poland, surrounded by the beautiful Białowieza Forest. Here, volunteers will live together in a flat close to the association office (3 single rooms, one double) and in the rooms in an old train station. Shops, supermarkets, the train station and the bus stop can be easily reached by walking. They’ll receive the money for food and pocket money at the beginning of every month. The travel at the beginning and the end of the project and eventual costs for visas will be reimbursement.

Application conditions and requirements for volunteering: 

We need 5 volunteers who are creative, dynamic, motivated and interested in different kinds of art (especially in theatre, music, new media, project manager, photography, re- and upcycling and renovation activities, bicycles and sports activities): people who can act, with manual skills, who can work with children and teenagers, etc. We are looking for a person, not with high skills, but open-minded, working with passion, and open for new activities. Volunteers should be open to working with flexible schedules and be independent. You will have the opportunity to realize their own personal project.