Join the Portuguese Red Cross – Cucujães Branch for a Summer of Impactful Volunteering!
Are you ready to make a difference this summer? The Portuguese Red Cross – Local Branch of Cucujães is excited to welcome young volunteers for our Individual Volunteering Project, co-funded by the European Solidarity Corps (ESC). Spend your summer in the beautiful rural village of Vila de Cucujães, Oliveira de Azeméis, and contribute to meaningful projects that touch lives.

Volunteer Period – Dates: 01.08.2024-31.12.2024
Schedule: Primarily Monday to Friday, 09:00 am to 06:00 pm (lunch break included). Occasionally, you may work nights and weekends, but never exceeding 38 hours per week.

Volunteer Activities Our diverse range of activities ensures that there is something for everyone:
Elderly Center: Engage seniors in games, dance, and other leisure activities. Support daily operations in the kitchen, garden, and laundry, and visit elders in their homes.
Center for People with Disabilities: Participate in leisure activities like dancing, arts and crafts, and sports, and assist with kitchen and laundry tasks.
Youth Activities: Join summer camps, visit local schools to promote Erasmus+ and ESC Programs, and help organize local youth and music festivals.
Environmental Activities: Participate in clean-up actions to protect natural areas from inappropriate waste disposal.
Social Media Content Creation: Take photos, create videos, and develop digital content for our social media and website. – Other Volunteering Opportunities: Involve yourself in cultural projects, heritage preservation, animal care, and more based on your interests.

Why Volunteer with Us?
Support: We offer a supportive environment where your work is valued.
Experience: Gain hands-on experience in humanitarian aid, social services, and environmental conservation.
Community: Become a part of our community and make lasting friendships with fellow volunteers and locals.

How to Apply If you’re enthusiastic about making a positive impact and experiencing a rewarding summer, we invite you to apply for our volunteering project. For more information and to apply, visit our website or contact us directly. Join us in our mission to prevent and alleviate human suffering.

Apply Now!