About the local hosting organizationCome and be a part of the daily life of the young long-term international volunteers staying at Laguépie, and participate in a solidarity project. This workcamp will take place in the Citrus association's site in Laguépie, where you will partake in two big projects organized by the association : construction of a future welcome center and the clean-up of an educational garden. During the project, you will work alongside passionate supervisors and the professional group, all whom you will get to know through multiple opportunities of cultural exchanges during meal times. This project will bring together 5 French, 5 German, and 5 Armenian participants as part of a partneship with the Office Franco-Allemand pour la Jeunesse.
About the volunteer workTwo main parts of the work to be done are masonry and gardening : The building of a big community kitchen, in accordance to Citrus' standards, that will feed many groups, as well as landscaping the gardens of Mayounelle and the welcoming site's (decoration and exterieur furnisment). All the work will be supervised by members of the Citrus association.
Local accommodationIn tents with access to a sanitary block located at the site of the Citrus association.
About the project locationLaguépie, located 100 km northeast of Toulouse, between Albi and Villefranche-de-Rouergue. You will have free time to discover the surrounding natural heritage sites by going simming or canoeing down the rivers. You will also have the opportunity to discover the local heritage sites by foot, and to visit neighboring villages such as Najac, Cordes-sur-Ciel, Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val, Albi, and other remarkable villages within the proximity. You may also organize pizza dinners and invite local residents.
Extra info about the projectThis project will bring together 5 French, 5 German, and 5 Armenian participants