We are looking for young Polish-Canadians who have keen interest in social work and volunteering, and who would like to participate in a group trip to Poland to broaden their social work experience. The participants will learn about creative methods of integrating marginalized individuals with society and will see examples of modern social economy developed in Poland. They will also have an opportunity to immerse in Polish culture and to improve their Polish language skills.
The trip will take place from July 11 – 31, 2018. It is organized by Barka Foundation in Poland along with Barka Canada. Travel costs, accommodation, and meals will be covered. Funding is provided by the Senate of the Republic of Poland.
The application deadline is May 16, 2018. Your application needs to include a short essay. Please see more information on the requirements and the trip:
Barka Foundation Volunteer and Travel Opportunity (pdf in English)
Podroz z Fundacja Barka do Polski na Wolontariat (pdf in Polish)