Flip the Switch with EVS: Naturalistic paths, excursions and archery in Hungary

28 June 2018 | Get involved

Are you willing to live an adventure dipped in the nature? Would you like to learn different culture, live a unique life experience abroad? 

We are looking for 4 high-motivated young people 2 boys, 2 girls age between 18-30 years old for 10 months EVS project in Hungary. The project is especially for who wants to live a volunteering experience in contact with the environment, working in a team to organise activities with the local community of a small village in Hungary.

Volunteers will work with groups of young people and kids with the objective to realise creative materials and to implement their own educational/interactive projects including the young people, families and children.

Volunteers will also participate in following outdoor environmental activities:

  • Horse riding and carriage rides;
  • Taking care of horses, pigs, sheep, rabbits and poultry;
  • Learning offers for the appropriate animal keeping;
  • Building-up and establishment of a high wire garden;
  • Creation and establishment of presentation boards and knowledge stations;
  • Building-up a nature trail and a “path of senses”;
  • Workshop from the corn to the bread;
  • Archery.

The Venue: The charm of Pici-Paci Porta is surrounded by the nature of the South Great Plain of Hungary. It lays 10 km from the town Kiskunhalas and 150 km from Budapest. Internet and telephone are available on the farm.  Volunteers can participates many different activities and use the facilities of the farm such as garden, swimming pool, camp fire place, beach volleyball, table tennis, spare time area, playground for kids, residential house for staff members including office and meeting rooms.

Volunteer Profile

  • Italian Nationality or living in Italy
  • Age from 18 to 30 years old
  • The volunteer needs to have interest on working with the mentioned project activities.
  • Basic knowledge of English is required

How to get involved and become a volunteer?

If you are interested, please send a motivation letter and CV in English by 15 July 2018 to sve@cesie.org.

EVS information

Where: Bogárzó, Kiskunhalas (Hungary)

Duration: 10 months starting from July 2018

Accommodation/allowance: The volunteers will stay in double rooms within the guesthouse. They can use all available facilities from the farm for free.

Pocket money: The volunteers will receive a pocket money of 145 Euros a month.


Linguistic support: At the beginning, the volunteers will be provided with an intense language course

What is EVS?

EVS (European Voluntary Service) is an international volunteer program funded by the European Commission. It enables all young people legally resident in Europe, aged between 18 and 30 years, to carry out an international volunteer service in an organization or in a public body in Europe, Africa, Asia or South America for a period ranging from 2 to 12 months.

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