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 [...]

15 05, 2016

Call for long-term EVS in Szczecin, Poland -August 2016 – July 2017

May 15th, 2016|Categories: Events, Press release, Uncategorized|

ACTIVE ARE LIVING MORE ATTRACTIVE! POLITES Association is organizing a long-term EVS project that will take place in Szczecin, Poland.There will be 17 volunteers from 11 different countries. The main aim of the project is to develop key competences and gain experience by being an EVS volunteer. Taking part in our project means working with [...]

14 12, 2015

Videos created by the participants during Empowering Youth-Strengthening Communities project

December 14th, 2015|Categories: Events, Press release, Projects, Uncategorized|

During the training course held between 1-11 October 2015 in Cluj Napoca, European Youth Capital 2015, the participants, after  a session about how to create short movies, worked in small teams on a topic they received from the international team of trainers and facilitators. They came up with the storyboard, and after the approval of [...]

7 12, 2015

YMCA Romania awarded at Volunteering Gala 2015

December 7th, 2015|Categories: Events, Press release, Projects, Uncategorized|

Golden night for YMCA Romania at the Volunteering Gala 2015 organized by Youth and Sport Ministry  through Youth and Sport department - Directia Judeteana pentru Tineret si Sport Maramures in partnership with DEIS and REINVENT associations. YMCA Romania was awarded with: youth organization of the year European Voluntary Service project of the year - 4 [...]