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country Switzerland: AUTUMN CAMP WS19LI12
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28/09/2019 - 13/10/2019
Additional host fee CHF 0
3 volunteers
1 Male / 0 female still needed
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The main work of the volunteers will be the preparation of the daily meals (breakfasts, lunches, dinners). Together with a cook they organise the menu schedule, do the shopping and wash the dishes afterwards. Volunteers will also do housekeeping and cleaning rooms, showers and toilets. It would be helpful if volunteers know how to prepare a meal for a bigger group. In addition fRilingue is looking for people who like sport and creative activities and who like to support youngsters in their own talents during the leisure activities in the afternoon.

Accomodation and food

The volunteers will sleep in 6 or 8 bed dormitories in the holiday house »Relais de Dranse« in Liddes which is located 20 minutes from Martigny. All the meals are included!

Location and leisure

The small alpine village of Liddes (VS) is a getaway and holiday village between Martigny and the Great St Bernard Pass and the Valley of Aosta. It’s the border between Switzerland and Italy.The infrastructure includes green and quiet surroundings, a football pitch around the corner, beautiful hiking trails right in front of the door and multiple places of interest in the nearby area. Volunteers will get to know the magic region of Liddes and the Great St Bernard. They will accompany the adolescents on trips in the afternoon to the close by points of interest. Each Saturday one full day excursion takes place. The evenings will involve social events where the volunteers can participate and enjoy. All excursions and transfers within the camp are included. Volunteers can discover the region on the weekends.

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The goal of the group »fRilingue« is to offer teenagers (age: 10 -18 years) language camps. The aim of »fRilingue« is the combination of language courses (French and German) in the morning with free time activities such as sport, music, dance, theatre and cinema in the afternoons. The youngsters will learn inside the camp house or on the terrace if the weather is good. International and Swiss volunteers are there to support the teenagers during their language camps.

Requirements

Volunteers should have interest in being a member of an international team and being surrounded by groups of 20-45 kids. We are looking for mature people. The international Workcamps consist of small groups of three international Volunteers additionally they will work together with Swiss Volunteers from fRilingue. If you are interested to be a part of this workcamp please send a short motivation letter together with the application
Organization Workcamp Switzerland Age 18 - 35 Age
Nearest terminal Martigny Languages spoken English , English
country Switzerland: ALP SUMMER WS19SCH01
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5/10/2019 - 26/10/2019
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5 volunteers
3 Male / 0 female still needed
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Every year, there is a lot of work to be done in the botanical garden. The Volunteers will support the gardener in his daily work. The main work will include haying, weeding, preparing wood and cutting the lawn. Interested Volunteers should be physically strong and interested in agricultural and garden work. It is important to know that all the flowers are very sensitive and protected and only experts can deal with those plants. Work is six hours a day; two days per week are off. Volunteers will receive food and lodging

Accomodation and food

Volunteers will sleep in the hotel in small staff-rooms. Breakfast, lunch and dinner will be provided from the personal canteen. In the hotel there are staying the ordinary holiday guests, the Volunteers will stay in the personal flat and spend the time together and with the employees of the hotel.

Location and leisure

Set in an exceptionally beautiful bowl of mountains Davos is the highest town in Europe at 1560 meters. In Davos there is the world class ice hockey, cross country skiing and ice skating. In the traditional hotel Schatzalp you enjoy a glorious panoramic view across the valley. The Volunteers will have the chance to see an incredible beautiful part of Switzerland.

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For nature lovers, who are interested in garden and agriculture work! - In the beautiful region of Davos (Schatzalp) there is the „Alpinum“, a huge botanical garden in the mountains. An association was founded to support this garden and to save some rare species and the nature over there for the next generations. In this botanical garden guests can find many rare plants and about 5000 different types of species and cultivars. The group of Volunteers consists of five people. It’s a project with Campleader.

Requirements

The motivation of the volunteers has to be very high to work outdoors and it can be physically demanding. That’s why a MOTIVATION LETTER is required. Volunteers should bring along warm, robust working clothes (water proofed), trekking shoes (suitable for the mountains). Punctuality is very important for this work. Smoking during the work is not allowed. The Workcamp is open for one asylum seeker.
Organization Workcamp Switzerland Age 18 - 35 Age
Nearest terminal Davos Platz Languages spoken English , German
country Switzerland: Munt la Reita WS19MR01
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6/10/2019 - 19/10/2019
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10 volunteers
3 Male / 3 female still needed
Agricultural
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Volunteers help in the permaculture garden: terracing hillsides, preparation of soils for berries and high trunks, planting plants and possibly building a pond.

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Mattress dormitory (3 compartments with 5 beds each, 1 compartment with 4 beds) on the barn floor of Munt la Reita. Duvets, pillows and blankets are provided per bed. Separate guest WC/shower and kitchen.

Location and leisure

Munt la Reita is located in the Ticino mountains at 1430 m above sea level, approx. 1 km west of Cimalmotto, at the back of the Valle di Campo, a side branch of the Maggia valley. From here it is only a few kilometres to the border to Italy. You can reach Locarno within approximately two hours from Cimalmotto. In their leisure time volunteers can go for a hike in the nearby mountains

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The volunteers live and work on Munt La Reita, a cheese producing mountain organic farm with cows far back in the Maggia Valley. The farm is undergoing a permaculture transformation process.

Requirements

Volunteers are working outdoors what can be physically demanding. You should bring along warm, robust working clothes, sun and rain protection and hiking shoes. The weather in October in the Swiss Alps can already be very cold, so take enough really warm clothes with you. The Workcamp is open for asylum seekers.
Organization Workcamp Switzerland Age 18 - 35 Age
Nearest terminal Languages spoken English , German
country Switzerland: AUTUMN CAMP WS19LI13
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12/10/2019 - 27/10/2019
Additional host fee CHF 0
3 volunteers
0 Male / 1 female still needed
Kids
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The main work of the volunteers will be the preparation of the daily meals (breakfasts, lunches, dinners). Together with a cook they organise the menu schedule, do the shopping and wash the dishes afterwards. Volunteers will also do housekeeping and cleaning rooms, showers and toilets. It would be helpful if volunteers know how to prepare a meal for a bigger group. In addition fRilingue is looking for people who like sport and creative activities and who like to support youngsters in their own talents during the leisure activities in the afternoon.

Accomodation and food

The volunteers will sleep in 6 or 8 bed dormitories in the holiday house »Relais de Dranse« in Liddes which is located 20 minutes from Martigny. All the meals are included!

Location and leisure

The small alpine village of Liddes (VS) is a getaway and holiday village between Martigny and the Great St Bernard Pass and the Valley of Aosta. It’s the border between Switzerland and Italy.The infrastructure includes green and quiet surroundings, a football pitch around the corner, beautiful hiking trails right in front of the door and multiple places of interest in the nearby area. Volunteers will get to know the magic region of Liddes and the Great St Bernard. They will accompany the adolescents on trips in the afternoon to the close by points of interest. Each Saturday one full day excursion takes place. The evenings will involve social events where the volunteers can participate and enjoy. All excursions and transfers within the camp are included. Volunteers can discover the region on the weekends.

Project hosted by

The goal of the group »fRilingue« is to offer teenagers (age: 10 -18 years) language camps. The aim of »fRilingue« is the combination of language courses (French and German) in the morning with free time activities such as sport, music, dance, theatre and cinema in the afternoons. The youngsters will learn inside the camp house or on the terrace if the weather is good. International and Swiss volunteers are there to support the teenagers during their language camps.

Requirements

Volunteers should have interest in being a member of an international team and being surrounded by groups of 20-45 kids. We are looking for mature people. The international Workcamps consist of small groups of three international Volunteers additionally they will work together with Swiss Volunteers from fRilingue. If you are interested to be a part of this workcamp please send a short motivation letter together with the application.
Organization Workcamp Switzerland Age 18 - 35 Age
Nearest terminal Martigny Languages spoken English , English
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