EVS in Jugendwerk der AWO

Life as a European volunteer in Stuttgart, Germany

Active Culture Trip to Cem House

For this weeks Active Culture event, we went on a trip to the Stuttgart Cem House. The Cem House, or “Cemevi” in Turkish, is a house of gathering and place … Continue reading

November 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

We need YOU!

Guys, we need you! To all those who live in Germany: We are currently helping to do a survey about Young Germans. “Junge Deutsche” aims to get a better understanding … Continue reading

November 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

EVS in Jugendwerk der AWO? Top 5 reasons to do it!

Would you like to know why Jugendwerk is an incredible place to do an EVS in? Well, here is a top 5 of good reasons for that! -Everybody working or … Continue reading

November 13, 2012 · Leave a comment

Active Culture Tunisian Evening

Every second Thursday we organise an intercultural evening at Jugendwerk, a project we call “Active Culture”. You can read more about it by going to the Active Culture page on … Continue reading

November 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

On-Arrival Training in Heppenheim

From 21st till 30th October 2012, I attended my EVS On-Arrival Training in Heppenheim an der Bergstrasse, between Frankfurt and Heidelberg. Initially I set off for Heppenheim not really knowing … Continue reading

November 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

Arrival in Stuttgart / Cannstatter Wasen

I arrived in Stuttgart on 4th October 2012. After a long train journey I was welcomed at the station by a whole group of people from Jugendwerk. They took me … Continue reading

November 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

Welcome to our blog!

This blog is set up and maintained by the EVS volunteers at Jugendwerk der AWO Württemberg in Stuttgart, Germany, to give you an idea of what life is like here … Continue reading

November 6, 2012 · Leave a comment