Community Building - The building up

Community Building - The building up

Asociación para la Participación, Oportunidad y Desarrollo

Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Canary Islands

La date limite de candidature est passée.

Description de l’activité

The aim is building community cohesion and solidarity in Santa Cruz de Tenerife by engaging the members of the local community in the process of building a community center. 15 youngsters from Europe will take part in cross-country and in-country volunteering activities: involving the community in activities of arrangement of the center, through voluntary actions or donations for the process of transforming/renovating the space, to arrange and inaugurate the center using the principle of community solidarity and participatory arts, to adapt it to the needs of the community. The project aims to develop transversal skills for young volunteers: teamwork, sense of initiative, organizing events and communicating in a foreign language. Additionally it provides young people the contexts to improve their skills and competences for personal, educational, social, civic, cultural and professional development. More info:

Modalités d'hébergement, de restauration et de transport

Travel - the volunteer/the host organization will make the travel arrangements finding the best and cheapest ways of travel, which will be reimbursed upon arrival in Tenerife. Accommodation – The volunteers will stay in apartments fully equipped to live in, where they will share rooms with maximum one other volunteer of the same gender. Food - A monthly allowance (150 euros), which they will have to manage. Pocket money – A monthly allowance (150 euros). Language support –We will organize language cafés. Local transportation – Bus passes (bonos) for local transportation.

Formation pendant l’activité

The volunteers will be guided and accompanied in all the tasks they will have to do in the project. They will receive safety and protection training in the work place, but also specific workshops for conducting surveys in the community, organizing events, fundraising and social animation, so they can fulfill their planned tasks: • Conducting community surveys, in order to get to know the community and to discover the needs that the center can serve • Fundraising • Renovating and decorating the center • Preparing the inauguration event for the center • Activities to dynamize the center.

Profil du participant

We are looking for 15 volunteers: • Between 18 to 30 y.o.; • Registered in the European Solidarity Portal; • Happy to work and live in a small Spanish community and with other youngsters; • Have a communication level in Spanish and/or English; • Excited to develop new skills in organizing, implementing and coordinating different activities; • Have availability for the full duration of the mobility abroad (59 days); • It is desired, but not mandatory, to take into consideration staying for 12 more months for the individual volunteering part of the project.

Dates de l’activité

Un total de 8 semaine(s) entre 04/05/2021 et 01/07/2021

Lieu de l’activité

30 Barranco Grande Street, 38107 Santa Cruz de Tenerife Canary Islands

Nous recherchons des participants venus de

Autriche, Belgique, Bulgarie, Chypre, République tchèque, Danemark, Allemagne, Estonie, Grèce, Espagne, Finlande, France, Croatie, Hongrie, Irlande, Islande, Italie, Lituanie, Luxembourg, Liechtenstein, Lettonie, Malte, Pays-Bas, Norvège, Pologne, Portugal, Roumanie, Suède, Slovénie, Slovaquie, Macédoine du Nord, Serbie

Thèmes de l’activité

Citoyenneté et participation démocratique

Créativité et culture

Date limite de dépôt des candidatures

Délai de dépôt de candidature: 28/02/2021