27th June 2022

A source of inspiration

  Sometimes, we are impressed by the state of the world. It seems to be in ruins. There are wars,  famine, people without access to water, […]
20th June 2022

What would you change about the world?

When being asked this question, people can come up with different ideas of things to change. From gender inequality to education for everyone and access to […]
13th June 2022

The benefits of volunteering

The benefits of volunteering are multiple and varied. From helpping the community- or even changing the world- to providing better job prospects, volunteering seems to have […]
28th June 2019

Run for the environment-let’s go plogging!

On the 26th of June we had the pleasure to organize an event called: Run for the environment – let’s go PLOGGING! Orfeas was arranging this […]
7th March 2019

Hips don’t lie: dancing, sharing, having fun!

This Tuesday was a special one for the volunteers. The sun was out, the weather was warm, and the sweet sound of salsa music was playing […]
1st March 2019

Did you put on your “Μάρτη” yet?

There are some of these old traditions that we all follow from the day we are born until the last years of our life. This red […]
22nd February 2019

Group activity: Gender discrimination

Every Tuesday afternoon we have a group activity for all the volunteers here in Xylokastro and this Tuesday we discussed gender discrimination through games and controversial […]
8th February 2019

Volunteering in the forest

Today we visited the short-term volunteers in Xylokastro at their work place in the forest to get a better look on the job they are doing […]
17th January 2019

Session about crisis management by Eliana

What do you do when you sit in a train filled with strangers that makes you feel uncomfortable? When the train stops abrupt and then starts […]