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Eurobackyard 7

Eurobackyard 7

Fundacja "Wiatrak" (Foundation "Windmill")

Bydgoszcz, Poland

10 , Closed

Project description

At the project will take part 10 short-term volunteers from 5 different countries (2 par Germany, Spain, Portugal, Hungary and Italy. Eurobackyards project takes place in the playgrounds of our part of the city Bydgoszcz (Fordon) and is essentially aimed at bringing joy to children in the summer. The volunteers, supported by other facilitators, will organize games orientated to children, to make the first contact with people from abroad and to encourage them to spend time outdoors. During all these meetings volunteers will also promote EVS and, mostly important, the volunteering itself. At the end they will prepare a film and presentation, showing how the volunteers present their culture.


Accommodation, food and transport arrangements

Accommodation is fully provided by our organization. It is a very cozy place where we currently host long and short term volunteers for more than 7 years. The best conditions for development and all equipment is provided. Every volunteer will receive his/her own budget (money for food and pocket money). We are to reimburse the travel cost per each volunteer up to the limits of Erasmus+ Guide, as follows: - for a volunteer from Portugal and Spain - 360 EUR; - for volunteer from Hungary, Italy and Germany - 360 EUR. We provide also local transport tickets.


Training during the project

We are to organize an On-arrival training for all short-term volunteers, first 2 days from the project.


Volunteer profile

People between 17 and 30 years old who enjoy working with children, presenting their culture and living in the international atmosphere. Open-minded people with experience are very welcome, but also people that are ready to gain the best experience in their live, volunteering abroad in a very friendly, atmosphere. People who want to spend great moment and to have an amazing short-term EVS project.


How to apply

Please send your CV and short motivation to our e-mails: International Project Coordinator - Anna Araszkiewicz – Contact Person - Georgi Gergov –


Additional information

That is an amazing opportunity to spend your summer. I the sity of water in Poland - Bydgoszcz and to gain the best experience in a foundation with long traditions and experience in hosting and providing the best conditions for its volunteers.
It is a great opportunity to exchenche the culture, knowledge, skills, to play with children and to improve yourself

We are looking forward to welcome you! Translate

Participants with fewer opportunities

  • This organisation has a physical environment suitable for young people with physical, sensory or other disabilities (such as wheelchair access and similar.
  • This organisation has additional mentoring or other support suitable for young people with social obstacles, educational difficulties, cultural differences or similar.
  • Other experience, infrastructure and resources:

    In our foundation we are currently working with people with fewer opportunities and with disabld people. We have a proffesional staff and can provide the best support in case it will be needed.


Related links

This opportunity is offered in the frame of an Erasmus+ volunteering project and will be confirmed as soon as funding is approved.
For further information on the status of the project, please get in touch with the organisation.

Project dates

A total of 7 week(s) during the period 20/07/2017 to 05/09/2017

Project location

7, Bołtucia Street, 85-796 Bydgoszcz

Looking for volunteers from

Hungary, Spain, Germany, Italy, Portugal

Project topics

Application deadline

Application deadline: 19/07/2017


Name: Georgi Gergov

Phone: +48 882 848 214