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European Voluntary Service - factsheets and impacts

European Voluntary Service has had a major impact on the lives of many thousands of young people over the past 20 years. Download the different factsheets below for information about how EVS has benefited young Europeans over the years.


Lots of statistics about EVS and the impact that it has on the young people who take part.

 


Read Mina's story about how she helped refugees like herself through EVS.

 


Read about how Katarzyna's journey of self-discovery through EVS led to a job opportunity.

 


Find out how Calum's life got a fresh-start when he went on EVS.

 


Read about how Victor's life was changed by helping others through EVS.

 


Read the story of how EVS volunteers changed a local community.

 


EVS volunteers at the Euro 2016 football championships helped spread tolerance and diversity.