Location: Graz, Austria

Project name: EggenLend – Community Centre in Graz, Austria

Hosting organization: Wiki – Stadtteilarbeit Eggenlend

Sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization

Purpose of the project: 

“Live sustainability and strengthen neighborhood” is the motto of Community Centre EggenLend, which offers the residents of the district in Graz a space for information, participation and community. It’s a place for welcoming everyone. Our broad activity offer is aimed at increasing the quality of life, developing social networks in the community and foster civic engagement. We take care of the Free-of-Charge shop, which is run by volunteers; promote cycling; organize game events and other activities; promote food-sharing and zero-waste initiatives. The volunteer will assist the team in organizing community events, get in touch with people from different backgrounds and of different generations, and take actions in sustainability projects, such as Free-of-charge shop, open book shelves, and others. We expect him/her to be open-minded, sensitive to different cultures, communicative and organized.

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

Project period – 01/03/2022 to 31/03/2023 (12 months)

Deadline: 30th January 2022

How to apply? 

1. Please send your CV, a specific motivation letter with a subject of  “Eggenlend” to the esc@logo.at and evs@csyo-az.org 

2. Please fill in the Application Form
How to get a registration number?If you don’t have account on European Youth Portal, please watch our instruction videos from this Link

All costs are covered by European Solidarity Corps

No participation fee! 

Language: English

Accommodation, food and transport arrangements: 

Volunteers will live in a student’s dormitory and will receive a food allowance, as well as pocket money. S/he will use a bike to go to the workplace.

Application conditions and requirements for volunteering: 

We look for a mature and enthusiastic volunteer, who is ready to get in touch with people form different backgrounds and generations, support sustainability projects and organise events. s/he should be organized and helpful with simple tasks such as sorting clothes and other donations. Intercultural openness is a must, basic knowledge of German and other languages is an advantage.

Sending organization information 

Name of the sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization 

OID number : E10200624

City and country of your sending organization: Sumgait, Azerbaijan

Person in charge (name and surname): Ramiz Aliyev

E-mail of the person in charge: evs@csyo-az.org 

Phone number of the person in charge: +994503217290