Long term volunteering project in Poland!

Location: Dąbrowa Białostocka, Poland

Project name: Creative activities in Dąbrowa Cultural Centre

Hosting organization: Cultural Center in Dabrowa Bialostocka

Sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization

Purpose of the project: The Cultural Center is situated in a small town Dabrowa Białostocka ( about 6,000 inhabitants )in north-eastern Poland. Volunteers will work with different age groups ( from children to seniors) . In the following areas volunteers can get involved: – organize additional activities in Cultural Center (related to intercultural education, music, dance, art, sport ) – supporting existing Cultural Center activities for example: drama, art, dance, singing, – supporting Cultural Center in organizing festivals and other events, – supporting camps for children (during 2 weeks winter holidays and during the summer) – working on promotion (materials: posters, taking pictures, video-making and social media)

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

Project period  – 01/10/2020 to 31/07/2021 (10 months)

Deadline: 30th June 2020

How to apply? – Please get a registration number, apply through Youth Portal

All costs are covered by European Solidarity Corps

 No participation fee! 

Language: English

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements:

Volunteers will live in rented flat, each volunteer has a separate room and can use a shared bathroom and kitchen. For local transportation we offer bikes. The nearest city Bialystok can be reached by bus or train. Volunteers should be ready to live in small towns in rural areas.

Application conditions and requirements for volunteering:

We would like to host someone creative and open. Someone who wants to help others, who is open to new activities, who wants to try work with different age groups. Interest in culture and working with different age groups will be helpful. Artistic skills are necessary to get fully involved in an organization’s activities. It is very important that the volunteer will be ready to live in a local community, surrounded by nature and around 1h away from the closest city.