The Volunteer Summer Summit 2019 is open
The topic of the EFIL Volunteer Summer Summit 2019 is #AFSEffect: Volunteering for Impact. Volunteers are the backbone of most AFS activities and their commitment to making the local community a better place is outstanding. However, the complexity of today’s world with its multitude of communication channels and its overload of information make it difficult to obtain the momentum needed for social transformation. Through a series of workshops, this year’s VSS empowers volunteers with tools, best-practices, and innovative approaches in order to maximise their social impact online as well as offline! Read more…
The Volunteer Summer Summit is the yearly flagship event of the European Federation for Intercultural Learning. It brings 200+ volunteers together from all over Europe to engage them in intercultural learning activities to strengthen their volunteering engagement and facilitation skills.
EFIL is an umbrella organisation of the exchange organisation American Field Service and counts 29 member associations in Europe. EFIL promotes intercultural understanding among countries, organisations and citizens, and actively helps its members to operate within the European environment.
The address of EFIL is Roger Vandendriesschelaan 18, B, 1150 Brussels, Belgium. The preparatory team is spread across the continent.