On September 29, 2017, at Bratstvo 1869 Community Centre was held selection of the volunteers who will be involved in activities under the project “Moving borders for volunteering”. The project is implemented under the IPA Cross-Border Cooperation Program Bulgaria – Serbia with the leading organization „Timok Youth Center”, Zajecar, Serbia and Free Youth Center, Vidin, Bulgaria.
6 volunteers aged 16-29 were selected on the basis of their interests, experience and motivation to participate in volunteer activities.
Within the project in Bratstvo 1869 Community Centre was created Volunteer Club, which will be a meeting place for volunteers and to conduct training and evaluation of their work.
Early in October, the training sessions of volunteers will be launched and will be trained on the themes of Essence of volunteering, European Solidarity Corps, European Voluntary Service, Social Volunteering, Communication, etc.
All young people who have successfully completed the training course will receive a certificate of volunteering in the social sphere.
The aim of the training is to prepare young volunteers for the upcoming practical volunteering activities in social institutions in the town of Kyustendil.