Participate and contribute in an unfolding eco-project at Lagonisi, in South Attica, Greece

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Availability

  2024 

 Min stay requested: 1 month or more

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  • Description

    Description

    Update : Last minute availability for two more persons from January untill May 2024

    We are hosting an Erasmus program for 4 months funded with some extra pocket money for people between 18 and 30 years old from EU.

    From Spring and on we ll have a new programm running and 1-2 weeks trainings for larger groups of 12 to 15 people or more.

    If interested get in touch to have your contact.

    Currently we are full house but we may have available space for one more campervan.

    What comes next is the non updated page of our site..

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    We are an established ngo with an eco cultural educational - community project,
    in the very beginning although getting deep roots some years now.

    Close to Athens and even more to Sounio. Between a little mountain and the sea, at Lagonisi area ~ developing an eco-system based on permaculture principles and regenerative processes in relation with the inbetween and surrounding environment and a hub / center connected to the local community hosting events & activities offering a place to gather, learn, heal and interact with people around the world who meet here finding themselves on that aim...

    In the past 7+years we have been fortunate to host more than 200 people from more than 35 from all continents (thanks to, but also out of, workaway) usually forming groups of 5 to 7 or more people.

    Interested to the ones that (want / choose / try or make it) only to be :

    -attentive
    -genuine
    -caring
    -self motivated
    -self sufficient
    -team players
    &
    -resourceful

    We are welcoming on board of the project, those who want to have an experience of being an active member of a dynamic in participation organisational structure, interacting with people from all paths of life and across this planet in a variety of actions of maintenance but also growth.

    By participating one can have experiences of, relate, get to know and contribute on :

    -Gardening ,overall from seed to harvest,
    -Food production of Plant based diet,
    -Skyrian Horses and other small animals,
    -Organisation and multimedia,
    -Constructions, repairs and DIY,
    -Handcrafts, as sewing, soapmaking, cosmetics and more
    -Other arts, therapies , treatments and so on

    So that,
    it is upon you to share and gain knowledge
    and it is probable for you offering of what you are talented or skilled also professionally.

    Additionally important to mention, we are a community based collective and not a business directed project.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Art Projects
    Language practice
    Help with Eco Projects
    Teaching
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet
  • UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainability goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Within equally individual & collective environment

    Self discovery, experience and evolution

    whilst learning and enjoying of all what we do, from & with whoever we are together.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help

    Help

    Share good flow of maintenance of
    ''carefully'' clean and organised spaces

    and growth through
    works of

    - gardening
    - cooking and food preparation
    - horse and animalcare
    - multimedia
    - organisation
    - hosting events
    - crafting
    - awareness
    - mind & body practices

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    Greek: Fluent
    English: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    You can contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Bed if single and room if two or couple,
    at the projects land or at 2 other more houses we also rent in order to host participants that are nearby.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Be aware this project has been run and developed by volunteers either travellers or locals.

    We are open for people that can commit or collaborate for long term,
    But we are open also for people that can contribute from the surplus of their time and energy whatever that is...
    Preferable are stays from a month & more for profound reasons while you are hosting also visits or collaborators.

    Have been fortunate to have people even moving near, in order to bring their children and their lives in connection to this place & project .

    We are also kids and families welcoming while we are having an early age educational project at place with events & workshops for older ages as well.

    Please inform us of the possible dates especially if they are very specific.

    Sending us of your interest we are gonna answer to you with a premade message relative to the availability, our social media accounts and refer to further details of a week flow and expectancies.

    And even if last minute don't hesitate to contact, as this way it has happened due to last minute cancellations and we have had very interesting fits and meetups.

    Our network of groups and events further than the Garden will be also in your disposal as well as key places/sites & projects.

    Wish you anyway fulfilling trips & lifetime!!

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    Internet is appropriate for nomads and we can have a formula of you participating and contributing to the project while having your day to day program of your personal project and working hours.

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    There is space that can host 2 campervans whilst we have host even more at the same time in the past.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    4-5 hours average 5 days a week

Host ref number: 795445844437

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