About the local hosting organizationFor the fifth time the small community of Burk invites an international workcamp this year The last camps were a big success, so the community is happy to repeat the international experience. On May 1st the village will celebrate the installation of the maypole (Maibaum), which is a popular tradition, particularly in Southern Germany. You are aeuro( of course aeuro( invited to join the celebration, experience Bavarian culture and meet locals right in the first couple of days of the workcamp.
About the volunteer workThe workcamp group will have different tasks this year: Volunteers will support the community of Burk with various kinds of renovation and maintenance work. You will help renovate the youth centre, as well as a hiking hut and a BBQ hut in the surrounding area. There will also be some restoration tasks at the local cemetery and green areas around the community. Be spontaneous to help out wherever a helping hand is needed
Local accommodationThe workcamp group will stay at the local primary schoolaeuros building. Please bring your own sleeping bag For cooking you can use the kitchen of the fire brigadeaeuros house next door. All necessary sanitary facilities are available.
About the project locationBurk is a small village in Bavaria with 1100 inhabitants. It is surrounded by beautiful nature with forests and hills perfect for hiking. There are a couple of nice lakes in the area, too. The cities of Nuremberg or Wuerzburg can be visited on weekend trips.