Animation activities in particular with children and young people aged 8 to 17 years.
While the program of children (2-7 years) participating in the Mini-Grest, consists of recreational and educational activities, from pool activities and excursions to the Villa Comunale di Acireale, in addition to the Boschetto della Playa, other the Museum of conchiglie di Valverde and the Maritime Museum of Catania, the activities of Grest (8-17 years) are divided, however, in tournaments, volleyball and football, in the preparation of song, theater and dance in preparation for the final evening organized as usual at the Municipal Amphitheater San Giovanni La Punta.
The boys of Grest alternate days of activities at the Institute with the days spent at sea, at the Lido International Playa. Important moments of relaxation and fun for all boys are the days of Grest all'Acquapark "Paradise" Mellili, to '"Europark Roccella" San Cataldo and all'Acquapark "Mc Lube" of Caltanissetta and the visit to the Core of Air Coast Guard to Catania, visit the team at the turn of the Police Station of Catania and the visit to the headquarters of Patrol Forces for surveillance and coastal defense of Augusta.
Traditional time of our Grest is the "Festival of Life" held for all, and Mini Grest Grest: on this occasion, children and youth, through a long procession moving from San Giuseppe institute to Mother Church to attend Mass and mayor office , to bring greetings to the Mayor.
Responsible: Sister Giuseppa and Dr . Mario Cantarella.
FOOD AND ACCOMODATION
At the institute San Giuseppe Casa del fanciullo (Via Duca D'Aosta, 104-95037 San Giovanni La Punta-CT)
What to bring: Sheets and pillow, personal medication, mosquito products. If you play a musical instrument, bring it with you.
Documents: identity card, European Health Card
Fontanarossa Airport arrival or at the train station of Catania.
Call us to tell us by what means you travel (train, car, plane) and especially the arrival time, or station specified or the camp itself, we will notify those responsible so that they can reach you and take you to the field. If your destination can not find anyone, or because the train is late or for other reasons, use the phone numbers listed on the card and then those listed on the site of emergency www.iboitalia.org IBO Italy.
Overseers of the project: Dr Canterella Mario
Address of the project: Istituto San Giuseppe Casa del fanciullo
Via Duca D’Aosta ,104
95037 San Giovanni La Punta (CT)
Telephone number of the project: +39 0957411119
F AX: +39 0957412154 Cell number of the project:+39 3382857036
Place: Italy - San Leonardo di Cutro – Crotone (Calabria Region-South Italy)
Shifts: MANUAL/IBOIT35 - 23/06-29/06
MANUAL/IBOIT36 - 30/06-06/07
Number of volunteers per shift: 7 IT + 7 INT
DESCRIPTION OF THE PROJECT
The project stems from wanting to revalue a property confiscated to accurately Ndrangheta family Mannolo convicted international drug smuggling. The building remained closed for ten years and rejected by multiple agencies including the Church, was requested and obtained from Crotone WWF volunteers in 2007 for 10 years in the loan. The building now is a CELA (center of legal and environment education) and became the symbol of the fight against organized crime in the province of Crotone. In the 2012 the building has a good restyling thank to the the work of the IBO volunteers that finished the work outside the CELA creating a picnic area for local people, restore the garden of memory and fix the damages done to the fences. CELA collaborates with “Libera” too that over a year manages 90 Hectares of land confiscated from the mafia in the neighboring municipality of Isola Caporizzuto for so it is likely that you will carry out the redevelopment works well in above mentioned land. The project supports the work activities above described and training activities ranging from the fight against crime, historical and environmental beauty of this area.
Restyling of the Parco della memoria (Memory Park): the volunteers of the primary School of San Leonardo di Cutro realized in the 2010 the Park of the Memory planting 25 trees with signals close to each tree and the picture and story of the 'ndrangheta victims. After few days the signals were broken. The spirit is not to stop repeating the work and using stronger signals. This year they continue the work for the park of Memory planting trees that will have the names of the 'ndrangheta victims of the local territory and realizing small wall to fence. Maintenance work for the CELA building.
Work in the grounds seized to the mafia: in the municipality of Isola Caporizzuto around 90 ha of grounds sized to the powerful Arena family. The volunteers will clean and pick up agricutural products in these grounds
Throughout the work the volunteers will be followed and taught by volunteers of WWF
Overseers: Asteriti Paolo
FOOD AND ACCOMODATION
breakfast, full lunch, snack and dinner, each volunteer will have a bed in rooms of up to 8 people each room has a bathroom and two showers with hot water plus there are two outdoor showers. The volunteers will prepare the meals by themselves. There is a washing machine. Volunteers must be organized to keep clean the structure.
EXTRA FEE: euro 50,00 per week per volunteer for the food and travel costs.
The sheets of the structure are included in the total amount provided washed, dried and folded before leaving otherwise there is a extra cost of € 3.00.
Things to bring: Flashlight, sleeping bag, work gloves, mask for dust. If you play an instrument you may bring it with you.
Documents: European health card, identification cards or passport.
From Adriatic Coast: for San Leonardo di Cutro, you take the A14 motorway towards Taranto, exit at Palagiano. From here, continue on Highway 106, following signs for Reggio Calabria and Crotone then. Passed Crotone, continuing on the SS 106 towards Catanzaro. Take exit 2 at San Leonardo di Cutro and follow the signs for Porto Kaleo will find the CELA WWF.
From Tyrrhenian: - To reach San Leonardo di Cutro you take the motorway A1 to Naples.
Then the A3 Salerno-Reggio Calabria and exit of Lamezia Terme. From here continue along the highway to Catanzaro to the junction with Highway 106. Continue in the direction of the Croton and take Exit 1 San Leonardo di Cutro and follow the signs for Porto Kaleo will find the CELA WWF.
By train: :
From Tyrrhenian: Railways Station of Lamezia Terme, Line Catanzaro-Crotone up to Botricello
From Adriatic Coast: Railways Station of Botricello or Crotone
Airport of Sant’Anna in Crotone (18 km) or Lamezia Terme airport.
At least seven days before departure
Telephone us to tell us with what means you will come (train, car, airplane) and above all your time of arrival at the station indicated or at the camp; we will have a way to advise the overseers that can reach you and take you to camp. If at your arrival you do not find anyone, or if the train is late or other reasons, use the telephone number indicated on the info sheet and in case of emergency look at the website www.iboitalia.org .
Place where volunteers will be expected:
Volunteers will be expected at the railway stations of Croton or Botricello and from there accompanied at the project.
By plane: volunteers will be expected to arrive by plane at the airport and accompanied at the project.
Some education moments will be dedicated to know better the local problems.
In the free time volunteers could go on the beach by foot (200 mt.).
CONTACTS/ADDRESS Overseers of the project: Asteriti Paolo
Address of the project: WWF CROTONE
Via Manzoni, 9
Telephone number of the project: +39 09621920588 only afternoon
Cell number of the project: +39 3288726625
Fax +39 096254203
E-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org IBO organizer:IBO Italia
Emergency telephone of the IBO organizer: +39 320 6630598
Workcamp Information sheet
Vicomero (PR) 2013 PROJECT
Place: Vicomero (PR) - Italy
Shifts: MANUAL/IBOIT38 - 24/08-07/09
Number of volunteers per shift: 2IT + 5EU
DESCRIPTION OF THE PROJECT
The project is born from the collaboration with the Association “Solidarietà-Muungano onlus”, with legal center in Vicomero of Torrile - Parma, constituted in August of the 1992.
Mission of the association:
to live and share the choice of the fraternity, welcoming the other one and its values, in spirit of dialogue and solidarity.
To promote the culture of the peace, through cultural initiatives and of search, of education, of cooperation and of information.
To concretize the engagement to promote a culture of peace through the twinship with an Association of Goma (R.D.Congo) "Muungano Solidarité."
The workcamp is an occasion to live together friendship and solidarity. It helps to make society, and it facilitates the meeting among our populations. This is a goal that creates mutual dignity and can direct to a best future.
The association Muungano believes in the value of the small footsteps, of the service, of the listening, of the simple joy.
Africa! Because it still believes in the gift of the life, for its internal wealths that can revive the solidarity and the joy of the meeting.
Africa that walks: important changes, people that take in hand their history with courage and dignity. Democratic Republic of Congo! Because it is sign of so many evacuees because of a new war of exploitation of the wealths and so many outcasts victims of the injustice tied up to the commerce, to politics of exploitation, to a scarce information and a misgovernment.
For this we are happy to host volunteers in a workcamp, that want to be a motive of rebeginning, that makes us grow and it allows us to give a hand to whom suffers more and has less.
The workcamp wants to be the beginning of a run for the one who want to work hard and free, to live an occasion of dialogue and discussions about the African continent. WORK
In the morning work and in the afternoon meetings of reflection with people experienced, exchanges of experiences of young Europeans and Africans and meetings with the authorities of the territory.
Setup of the "Mercatino Millecose", place of recovery and sale of objects: cleaning and painting of the places of the "Casa Fontanili", with a laboratory of carpentry. Overseers:Maura Gatto, President of tha Association Solidarietà-Muungano onlus FOOD AND ACCOMODATION
In the project (comunicate particular food intollerance).
Things to bring: Flashlight, sleeping bag, work gloves, mask for dust, products agaings the mosquitos, products for the personal higiene, clothes for trip in mountain or sea. If you play an instrument you may bring it with you.
Documents: European health card, identification cards or passport
volunteers will be picket up at the railstation of Parma.
At least seven days before departure
Telephone us to tell us with what means you will come (train, car, airplane) and above all your time of arrival at the station indicated or at the camp; we will have a way to advise the overseers that can reach you and take you to camp. If at your arrival you do not find anyone, or if the train is late or other reasons, use the telephone number indicated on the infosheet and in case of emergency look at the website www.iboitalia.org .
CONTACTS/ADDRESS Overseers of the project:Maura Gatto e Edda Colla
Address of the project:SOLIDARIETÀ-MUUNGANO ONLUS
Strada G. Cavestro, 16 – località Vicomero
43056 Torrile (PR)
Tel. number of the project: +39 0521314263
Fax: +39 0521314263
Cell number of the project:+39 3337607605 (Ufficio) – +39 3357259455 (Edda)