SVE in Lousã

Wednesday 8 August 2012

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Nine months EVS in Portugal with a young and active organization dealing with youth empowerment.

BLOOM – Associação Sócio-Cultural is a non-profit organization founded in March 2008, based in Lousã.

BLOOM works in different regions in Portugal, mainly in the country side.

Our mission:

To support, consult, develop and implement social, cultural and educational projects with a national and international dimension, to empower initiatives and organizations, in the local community, mainly addressed to youth.

Volunteers will:

  • To develop and implement social cultural and educational activities in order to promote the well- being.
  • To promote cooperation and to support network development.
  • To coach, support and empower local organizations and initiatives, mainly of youth and rural areas, to increase local development.
  • To promote local traditions, participation, citizenship, competences and personal skills.
  • To develop international projects, mainly at European level.
  • To foster the social cohesion, the intercultural dialogue, the mutual understanding, the tolerance, solidarity, fight against racism, human rights and equal opportunities, having as reference the European values.
  • To spread youth information and increase the access to information.
  • To promote Ecological environment practices.
  • To promote the quality, quantity, value and access to national and international voluntary work.

The volunteer will live together with other volunteers from the Netherlands, Latvia, Spain and France.

To apply send your CV, application form and motivation letter in English to

Deadline Applications 12/08/2012


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