JAFRA: We are refugees, helping refugees. Volunteer with us!
Jafra is one of the only self-organised initiatives in Athens that is run by refugees and for refugees. Having just opened our new community centre in Athens we are expanding our programs and we need some more hands to join the team. As a team of refugees we have a strong connection with the people who come to our centre, we want to share that with you. We are looking for people of all nationalities and backgrounds, with diverse skills to help us move forward. Share our culture, be part of our team, be part of our family!
Our activities include:
• Sewing, knitting, and embroidery training;
• Hairdressing training;
• English classes;
• Yoga and Aerobics;
• Art classes, Photography classes and music classes.
• English and arabic classes;
• Reading and storytelling group;
• Theatre group;
• Folkloric Palestinian Dance – “Dabke”;
• English classes;
• German Classes (URGENT)
• Greek classes
• Distribution of food parcels;
• Distribution of hygiene packets;
• Seasonal needs;
We are looking for people with experience in;
-Providing language classes and education.
-Urgent need of German language skills to provide classes.
- Constant need of English language skills to provide classes.
-Psychology and trauma
-Project writing and social media
-Sewing and textiles skills
-Childcare and recreational activities.
-Other interesting skills that could form the basis of workshops or new activities here e.g. yoga, dance, photography, art, construction, gardening, theatre.
**********Language skills in English OR Arabic are necessary, but skills in Farsi, Urdu, Kurdish, French, or Greek are a bonus!************
VOLUNTEER WITH US...
If you have 3 weeks or more to spend with us then please fill out our volunteer form .
Take a look at our Facebook page for photos and more details of our activities here at Jafra: https://www.facebook.com/pg/JafraFoundationinGreece/about/?ref=page_internal