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The Center for socio-professional volunteering of Tomsk State University "UNIVOL"

(The Center for volunteering "UNIVOL")

description of organisation

The Center for socio-professional volunteering “UNIVOL” of Tomsk State University was opened in 2014 on the initiative of the university's students. TSU - the first Imperial University in Siberia was founded in 1878. The voluntary activity is a strong tradition among the students of our University.
The main aim of the Center “UNIVOL” is development of socio-professional volunteering of students. The Center brings together all volunteer teams and social projects of the University. There are more than 700 volunteers in the Center who participate in different university, city and country events.

The Center of volunteering “UNIVOL” works in 3 main directions:
1. organisational: carrying out events for promoting voluntary work (f.e. annual Forum for volunteers “About my experience”), organisation of campaigns in the different fields of volunteering (work with children, animals, environment), realization of volunteer projects for the benefit of the city and region, assistance in organizing university and city events;
2. educational: carrying out educational courses for beginner volunteers, organisation of workshops, seminars and trainings about different areas of voluntary work, implementation of the social practice system at the NGO of the city, carrying out annual social projects contest for students and pupils;
3. international: informational support and consulting assistance for future participants of the international volunteering programs, organisation of the annual ecological workcamp.

Participants with fewer opportunities

  • This organisation has additional mentoring or other support suitable for young people with social obstacles, educational difficulties, cultural differences or similar.

inclusion topics

This organisation is willing to involve volunteers who face situations which make their participation in activities more difficult, from the following categories for different types of project:

Inclusion categoryReceiving projectsSending projectsCoordinating projects
Economic obstacles
Social obstacles

Volunteering project

Project name Project Dates Deadline Status
EVS in the Center of volunteering UNIVOL of Tomsk State University
A total of 0 week(s) during the period
Mar 2018 to Jan 2019
05/03/2018 - 04/01/2019
10/09/2017 closed