Location: Riga, Latvia

Project name: Spirit of Adventure

Hosting organization: Association “Spirit of Adventure”

Sending organization: “Common Sense” Youth Organization

Purpose of the project: “Spirit of Adventure” is an experiential education organization focused on personal development in a group context. We love putting people in situations where they need to communicate, collaborate and rely on each other, offering a safe, tailored, challenging learning environment. Most of all, we love to work in nature, which we use as a method to raise self-confidence. Vision: An excellent collaboration of people and nature. Mission: Constant development, creating opportunities and adventure for yourself and others. Volunteers will actively work together with organisations team to support activities for the local community in Riga neighborhood Lastādīja, visit schools, go for outdoor activities like hikes, boat rides, mountain riding & etc., do outdoor games, realize their own ideas and learn in practice. The working language will be English.

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

Project period – 01/09/2023 to 31/08/2024 (1 year)

Deadline: 26th June 2023

How to apply? – Please get registration number, and apply through European Youth Portal  (click the link)

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 be accommodated in an apartment with two floors 7 rooms together with other 8 volunteers from the project in a separate room or must share a room with another volunteer. The rooms have furniture, pillows and blankets, linen. The house has a common area, kitchen fully equipped with necessary things, WiFi, washing machine, a toilet and shower in each floor. House is in a safe area, 25 min to the city center by public transport (trolley stop nearby, tram – 7 min walk), and a food store just around the corner.

Application conditions and requirements for volunteering: 

We would prefer you to be active, adventurous, not to be afraid of alternative-thinking, work outdoors and minimalistic conditions. Willing to be involved in activities strengthening the local community.