31 10, 2018

Stories in the bonfire II: Exodus (on arrival training in Bucharest)

October 31st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Once upon a time there was an andalusian sheppard... that decided to travel far far away... The last weekend was the mandatory on-arrival training for all the volunteers that came to Romania in the past two months. So,imagine, 75 people from 11 countries and even more cultures, all together in a hotel working together. I [...]

29 10, 2018

Bucharest’s beauty

October 29th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

We have been out on Bucarest for a week. Our On Arrival Training (OAT) has been brilliant. Full of emotion, new knowledge, fun and, mostly, new interesting people with whom we had the opportunity to share our thoughts and our life for a while. We came from 13 different countries, what made this experience incredibly [...]

22 08, 2018

Conferinţa de lansare a proiectului “Standarde și politici sustenabile în lucrul cu tinerii din România”

August 22nd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Marţi, 4 septembrie 2018, începând cu ora 16.00 se va desfăşura in Baia Mare, Piața Millennium clădirea M2, Conferinţa de lansare a proiectului „Standarde și politici sustenabile în lucrul cu tinerii din România”, proiect cofinanțat din Fondul Social European  prin Programul Operațional Capacitate Administrativă 2014-2020. Sunt invitați să participe reprezentanți din organizații neguvernamentale, autorități și [...]

3 02, 2018

Testimonial Albert Poetzsch -EVS at Olde Vechte Foundation (The Netherlands): A life changing opportunity

February 3rd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

English: My personal journey at the Olde Vechte Foundation My first encounter with the Olde Vechte Foundation was in October 2016. I came for a Coaching training and fell in love with the place and the energy which surrounds it. The Olde Vechte is mainly a Group accommodation and training centre with 25 volunteers organising [...]

2 11, 2017

“Do you want to know who you are? Don’t ask, ACT!”- Thomas Jefferson- first blog of our EVS volunteers Cecilia from Italy and Juan from Spain

November 2nd, 2017|Categories: Blog, Events, Press release, Uncategorized|

There are moments in your life that you will never forget. Sometimes those moments come after being walking for a long time through a large and struggling path, some other times they come unexpectedly and easily. A common denominator appears anyway in both cases: the best experiences come to those who are seeking as best they can. Our [...]

25 10, 2017

6 voluntari ai Serviciului European de Voluntariat desfasoara timp de 6 luni activitati pentru copiii si tinerii din Baia Mare, Copalnic Manastur, Somcuta Mare, Cavnic

October 25th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

Incepand cu luna octombrie 2017, Federatia YMCA ROMANIA deruleaza un nou proiect Serviciul European de Voluntariat al Comisiei Europene intitulat „Youth Power Space”, gazduind pentru o perioada de 6 luni 6 voluntari provenind din Austria – Angelika Petritz, Franta – Maeliss Vray, Italia – Cecilia Fini, Olanda – Jonathan van Varik, Portugalia – Barbara Pereira, [...]

10 09, 2017

KA3 – Dialog structurat | Europarlamentar pentru o zi: Structuri de sprijin pentru implicarea tinerilor in procesul legislativ

September 10th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Events, Press release, Uncategorized|

Context In contextul unui deficit democratic la nivelul intregii Uniuni Europene si al pericolului reprezentat miscarile extremiste si euro-sceptice, problema educarii tinerilor in spiritul democratiei participative, al respectului fata de valorile europene si crearea contextului pentru implicarea lor in procesul democratic este esentiala si urgenta. Asa cum presedintele Juncker afirma in discursul cu privire la [...]

19 04, 2017

Youth Exchange in Netherlands- NATURAL

April 19th, 2017|Categories: Events, Press release, Projects, Uncategorized|

Olde Vechte Foundation from Ommen, The Netherlands, is organizing an extraordinary adventure in nature, a youth exchange for 48 young people who want to reconnect to themselves through nature and to broaden their environmental awareness. During 2 weeks you will join a journey leading back to the basics You will: -share your personal experience and [...]

20 12, 2016


December 20th, 2016|Categories: Events, Press release, Uncategorized|

We are happy to announce that the registrations for the third cohort of YMCA Change Agents for 2017-2018 are open. The YMCA Change Agent Program is an international leadership development programme to empower YMCA young leaders and grow the ability of the movement, with special emphasis on local associations. The aim of the programme is [...]

25 06, 2016

Manual multimedia I AM because YOU ARE

June 25th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

Federatia YMCA Romania lanseaza manualul multimedia I AM because YOU ARE (EU SUNT pentru ca TU EXISTI) un instrument de lucru si o resursa pentru cei care doresc sa organizeze programe si activitati pe tematica drepturilor omului, invatare interculturala, antidiscriminare, cetatenie europeana, incluziune, diversitate, facilitare grafica-animatie, incurajand copiii si tinerii sa aiba o voce puternica [...]