- It utilizes the existing network of YMCAs across Europe to offer a diverse range of placement options (fields of work) in a variety of settings and environments, but all within the context of one "YMCA Movement".
- The programme aims to match voluteers with hosting YMCAs in a mutually beneficial partnership. A placement can last from 6 to 12 months. Options for financial arrangements are nutually agreed between the host YMCA and the volunteer and can range from the volunteer paying all costs to placements that receive 100% funding through the European Voluntary Service (EVS) scheme of the European Union.
- VfE is an opportunity for individual personal development to take place within a life changing experienceThe plattform for volunteers exchange within the member movements of YMCA Europe.
|Beate Turck (Germany) - Chair||Western Europe (Austria, Belgium, Netherlands, France, Germany, Switzerland) and Representative of YMCA Europe executive firstname.lastname@example.org|
|NN||Nordic (Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Sweden)||email@example.com|
|TJ Hourihan (Ireland)||UK-Irland (England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland)||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Pablo Castineira (Spain)||Mediterranean (Italy, Malta, Spain, Portugal)||email@example.com|
|NN||Balkan (Albania, Bulgaria, Greece, Kosovo, Macedonia)||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Ivan Sedliačik (Slovakia)||Central Europe (Czech Rep., Hungary, Poland, Romania, Slovakia)||email@example.com|
|NN||Former CIS/Russia (Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Russia, Ukraine)||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Martina Hudcovska||YMCA Europe email@example.com|
updated: 15.02.2010 bt