Search for European Projects

You(th) got potential
Start date: Aug 1, 2016, End date: Jun 30, 2018 PROJECT  FINISHED 

Within the project “ You(th) got potential” 4 different social institutions working with less privileged people and will host 4 EVS volunteers. KOMIT is a living place for people with disabilities, Potenzial Jugend is a job and supervison training center for disadvandaged youngsters who try to find their way into the job market magdas HOTEL is a Caritas hotel run by refugees and *peppa is a Caritas center specialized on activities for girls aged between 10-20 years.The main objectives of this project are:+promote peace+increasing the understanding and sensitivity towards other countries and cultures+fight racism, xenophobia and intolerance+ get new inputs and broaden the organisational horizon+ receive intercultural and foreign language input through hosting an European volunteer+ Stregthen partnerships through a concrete EVS activity+ to strengthen partnerships among the involved organisations+ support and give recognition to socila institutions working with less privileged people+promote volunteering as an added value within societyKOMIT, Potenzial Jugend and *Peppa have been involved in EVS activities since many years and shared that an important impact by EVS volunteers could have been measured on their youngsters. Caritas magdas has hosted already 1 volunteer and is happy to involve volunteering in the activities of a social business.The project is coordinated by Grenzenlos within the frame of the MELANGE Programme.The MELANGE program is the EVS in Vienna in close cooperation with wienXtra in behalf of the city of Vienna. Within the program the volunteers and host projects are supported and connected in order to get to know each other, share experiences and - simply - to have an enriching time. Within Melange several free time activities and cultural events for current and former EVS volunteers are organized by Grenzenlos
Up2Europe Ads



8 Partners Participants