About the local hosting organizationA vibrant village awaits you ! Hundreds of volunteers have already stepped foot on this village, and you will be the next ! The town of Verfeil sur Seye has been a loyal partner of Citrus for a long time now. It is a small and medieval fortified town from the 18th century, built on a promontory located amid a beautiful landscape of wooded hills. Its past is governed by rich and historic events, and today, in a visible tranquility, the town is home to a significant diversity of characters and community-run activities. Colette Magny, a famous jazz singer, once lived here.
About the volunteer workMany workcamps have already taken place in Verfeil, and this one will partake in the reconstruction of a retaining wall and the restoration of a wash house. Therefore, you will be introduced to small masonry work. You will also be accompanied by Christian, a motivated and enthousiastic municipal employee, who is impatientaly waiting for your arrival.
Local accommodationIn tents on a football field, located in proximity to a kitchen and an everyday-living space situated in a festivities venue.
About the project locationVerfeil sur Seye, located 100 km northeast of Toulouse, between Albi and Montauban. You will be able to go on walks along the numerous pathways all around Verfeil, and to join the local residents in a game of pétanque. You will also have the opportunity to participate in the village festival, discover the beautiful countryside of Rouergue and the canyons of Aveyron, and visit the surrounding medieval villages of Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val, Najac, and Cordes-sur-ciel. Finally, you will also enjoy the rich exchanges with local residents who will be more than happy to welcome you.