SUMMARY : Help the local host to renovate, build a space for international groups, help and support recollect of cherry and other vegetables.. At the same time, discover and give energy to the local community.
WORK: The volunteers will support the asssociation in two different kind of work, help and support the construction of the wall for the hosting place with natural material, and to help to recollect cherry and other fruit for support the association.
ACCOMMODATION AND FOOD: Volunteers will be hosted in the tents inside the area of the association. Common toilets and showers. Cooperative organization of meals and cleaning.
LEISURE AND LOCATION: Leisure: During their free time, volunteers could make some excursions ( trekking, orienteering, swimming on the river, night under the stars) some workshops (cheese, soap making, hand made pasta, bread and pizza making, etc…) –
IMPORTANT: – It not possible to visit Rome – The free time activity will be organized by the leaders to allow participants to explore the village and the surroundings.
Location: Montopoli in Sabina (RI) Lazio, Central Italy. Approximately 40 kilometers northeast of Rome, the area called Sabina, where Montopoli in Sabina is located, is a part of the Apennine chain. The landscape is made of hills covered with olives, which rise towards steeper mountains, with extensive oak woods and small medieval villages, castles and monasteries. It is a landscape that has remained substantially unchanged over time and little affected by modern building development.
PROJECT: Colle Della Mora association born in 2018 when meet people come from alternative production of agriculture and a group come from the third sector with focus on international workcamps and european projects.
The place 23 hectar is on the middle of nature of Sabina area, with a big space for agricolture, olive's three and fruit three, where there's the project to develop a social life and a place for host international group thanks to bio-building, with respectfull of nature and with thesupport of different group (wofers, workcamps, volunteers).For create workshops areas in accord with our vision of the world.
REQUIREMENTS: To be ready for walking and trekkings. To come with proper outdoor equipment (trekking shoes, working clothes, etc…) To be ready to be in small village, no shops To be open minded. To be ready to live a group experience base on life in common, exchange, cooperation, teamwork. To live in isolated place. To do an effort of communication, no so many people in the village speak English A project related motivation letter is needed.
TERMINAL: Rome FCO, then direct train to Poggio Mirteto, or Rome CIA, connection with train and bus.
FEE: 200 for international volunteers; 265 for italian volunteers.