HIDE AND SEEK, Pozarevac
Description: JAZAS youth of Pozarevac was founded in 1997. It promotes volunteerism and youth participation, youth health and safety and society development. JAZAS organizes workcamps since 2014. The town of Pozarevac has been a local partner who has organized Equestrian event in Ljubicevo for many years now and has experience with volunteers on that event. This workcamp is being organized in partnership with Red Cross of Pozarevac and Touristic organization Pozarevac.
Type of Work: Constructing and painting benches, tables, requisites for climbing for kids, playgrounds made of old tires etc. Volunteers will be making requisites children from the kindergarten will use to play, and decorate the yard of the kindergarten. The work will be strictly using hand tools, and only the qualified persons will work on machines. Planting the trees and setting up a playground.
Study Theme: During free time, volunteers will get to know local area, field trips will be organized(local monasteries, monument park Cacalica, Stable Ljubicevo and hippodrome, visit to the ethno park Tuluba, archeological park Viminacijum, Milena Pavlovic Barili’s art gallery), playing social games, learning old Serbian games, sports activities…
Accommodation: The volunteers will be accommodated in the rooms of a local football team, where bunk beds will be set up. Volunteers will be in charge for preparing their meals with the ingredients provided by the host. Sometimes they will share meals with the locals.
Requirements: It would be preferred that volunteers have some painting skills, to be willing to work with tools (shovels, carts…) It is necessary that you bring your sleeping bags.
Approximate Location: The town of Pozarevac is an important administrative, economic and cultural center of Serbia. It is located 80 km south east of Belgrade, between three rivers: Danube, Great Morava and Mlava, just beneath the heal Cacalica. Pozarevac is the center of Branicevo region.