City: Pesaro, Italy

Description: The volunteer will participate actively in the association activities according to her/his needs and interests without the need of previous experiences, competences and skills as the main aim is the volunteer personal development. For this reason the project will be personalized on the aspirations and attitude of each volunteer and prepared together with them. The volunteers can decide how to modulate their volunteering schedule as their needs and according to our opening hours for 5 days at week for a total amount of 30-35 hours weekly. In order to let them feel free to move and to enjoy the life they’ll live in an EVS house, rented for them in the city, complete with all the comfort. The activities will be realised in a dynamic way together with the volunteers of Vicolocorto Community, mainly in the places where local youngsters meet, in order to facilitate their social inclusion.


- Join the staff on spreading information activities about Europe and Youth in Action Programme through lectures and meeting with youngsters within association office or during informative events.

- Take part to local workshops and projects organized by Vicolocorto on intercultural dimension, empower of young people or inclusion activities.

- Use the media (like making videos, blog, etc.) and the social networks to spread information

- Help on the organization of the local training for youth leader organized by Vicolocorto to its members

- Supporting the coaching activities of the youth worker of the association taking part to meetings with local volunteers of the association giving her contribution in terms of creativity and personal experience

- Possibly develop a personal project plan to turn ideas into actions

- Take part to intercultural activities of the cultural center of the association with the possibility to give her personal contribution through personal experience.

- Give her contribution and take part to the cultural event organized in the cultural center of Vicolocorto every Friday.

- Help on the organization of workshops of the association in local festival organized by Vicolocorto partner organisations.

Blog by EVS Volunteers with Vicolocorto:

Description of hosting organisation: Vicolocorto is a non-political, non-profit youth cultural association created in 2006 and based in Pesaro, Italy. It is specialized in youth work and operates in fields of non-formal and extra-school education, intercultural learning, promotion of youth mobility, volunteerism and youth participation, study and research of youth policies and activities. The Association has gained a high experience in the fields of youth policies and international mobility, involving hundreds of young people in international projects, sending over 80 volunteers in EVS projects, hosting 30 long term EVS volunteers, hosting and coordinating more than 20 YiA and Erasmus+ international projects so far. The Association can count on a specialised team of trainers and youth workers, who gained experience through training courses in formal and non-formal education context and working side by side with youth.