Today it’s a sad day: one of our long term volunteers is flying back to Spain. 😦 It’s Jon, the only VT17 volunteer who got the opportunity of staying one year in that EVS project. Here is his last article, written in his 9th month of the project. This is our way of saying him… Read More Jon: one-year volunteer in VT17
Some weeks ago I had a free afternoon and I was walking around Brancoveanu metro station looking for some second-hand shops, in the end I did not find anything, but I was bored and I decided to go to “Recuperatory hospital” (Centrul de Recuperare N. Robanescu) where I knew that the others had activities. I… Read More An unusual afternoon
Hi! I’m Patrícia from Portugal. Now I’m volunteering in A.C.T.O.R. in Bucharest since March in an EVS E+ project called Vitamin T17. Our job here is to work with kids. We go to schools and by non-formal education we teach them little things about our culture and a little about ourselves. By far, my favorite… Read More Patricia (VT17): My feeling about the clinical animation program
Schools are closed, but our volunteers remember very well how was for them going to different classrooms and having their socio-cultural activities with children from very different ages. Here is Marie from France (Pistes Solidaires), who belongs to the EVS project Vitamin T17, telling us how much fun the so-called AICI – ACOLO Program was… Read More What is “Aici Acolo” program?
Yesterday you have read about the fundraising campaign “De florii, flori pentru copii”. Today you can read Natalie, our EVS Austrian volunteer in the project Vitamin T17, telling us about her feelings the week after, when she went with the other volunteers to give the gifts to the hospitalized children. One of the biggest events… Read More Remembering Easter Campaign
The first time I was in the hospital Lacul Bucura, in Ferentari, I almost did not think it was an hospital, in fact from the outside, you would not really think it is an hospital! Anyway, I just entered and the thing that amazed me it was that there was nobody in the corridors. In… Read More “Lacul Bucura!”
How can we use dance in different contexts? How can dance help to reach some pedagogic objectives? What our body can tell about ourselves and about society? Here are some questions that always interested me and that I had the chance to truly ask myself and experiment during my European Voluntary Service. I wanted to be involved… Read More Zoé and her VT17 follow up project –Painting while dancing workshop