Tag - European Voluntary Service

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What does volunteering mean? How volunteering aid my personal growth

I am a volunteer (at the moment this article was written), part of the European Voluntary Service (EVS). EVS is a huge thing from the European Union and an Erasmus+ program, blah blah. I am not going to advertise it, but you can Google it on your own. I am here to talk about my experience. What does volunteering mean? It’s work without the financial reward A...

The experience of a Volunteer in Austria: What Have I Learnt?

Volunteering in Austria. I work in the sixth-biggest city in Austria, Klagenfurt, which is the capital of the southern region of Austria, Carinthia. I’m at the end of my third month here, and now that summer is coming, I can really say I love it. I will be here for another seven months. This is my second time in a foreign country, working as a volunteer in a...

2 months of EVS in Turkey

My two-month volunteer project ended last week. I’ve experienced a lot, learned a lot, and improved myself. There are not enough words to describe this whole new experience—cultural, religious, and social. It makes you realize how small we are and how much we are influenced by our society, family, and environment. There is no right or wrong; there are just...

Living and Working Within the Muslim Community

If you’ve been living all your life among Christians, then you cannot know exactly what the Muslim lifestyle is until you see it with your own eyes and live in their society. It’s different! It’s not worse or better, but most non-Muslim people will find it very different. Most of the time, we observe their customs and traditions, and we act very surprised and...