Lets rebuild the old "Fort de Jouy"
Description: The "Fort de Jouy-sous-les-Côtes" is a former military castle built in 1885 in Géville, a village located in Lorraine. The association "Amis du Fort de Jouy" has dedicated many years in preserving and restoring this historic monument.
Type of Work: Volunteers will be working on restoring this castle with local volunteers. the tasks will be diverse such as masonry, painting and maintenance work. The tasks can be physical sometimes and therefore, volunteers have to be ready to work!
Study Theme: Restore and preserve a national monument in order to allow to local population to enjoy its heritage and history
Accommodation: The accommodation is basic. Volunteers will be sleeping inside the fort on beds and mattresses. However, please, bring a WARM sleeping bag as it can get very cold during the night even in July!
Language: English will be the camp language, but the local volunteers might speak mainly french
Requirements: Be prepared for minimalistic living conditions, hard work, delicious food, incredible landscapes and a great experience
Approximate Location: Located near the city of Géville in Lorraine, north-eastern France
Notes: SCI FRANCE APPLIED FOR A EUROPEAN SOLIDARITY CORP FUNDING FOR THIS PROJECT. IN CASE IT WILL BE SUCCESSFUL THE PROJECT WOULD BE ONLY OPEN TO EUROPEAN VOLUNTEERS UNDER 30 !
Last year camp's pictures are available there: https://www.flickr.com/photos/154450404@N06/sets/72157661786732417