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Our non profit organisation has been active for a few years in actively supporting a school for poor children in Nepal. We do this by organising activities in several domains which all tend to improve life and quality of life. Three years ago, we have decided to implement a meditation and well-being centre in Spain. An agricultural land has been purchased and has been made liveable, thanks to the valuable help of friends and several workaway volunteers. Since last year we have been able to organise our first retreats and meditation sessions. On the long term, we want to offer people the possibility to find wellness through their contact with the earth and through agricultural activities. At the end of September, we host our yearly "almond harvesting retreat" combined with meditation.
In the meanwhile, we still need to do several works, especially during summer, like some little construction works, some decorating work, implementing rainwater collection systems and building earth walls and fencing. Those who woud be artistically talented would also be able to help us finishing several realisations.
Cooking / shopping
Help with Eco project
Live and learn and/or practise French and Spanish. There is a little team of belgian workers, most of them speaking French. Local contacts are also frequent with Spanish people.
We need help to build rainwater collection sytems for the future vegetable garden, to set irrigation systems, and to do several fencing works which are necessary to protect the future garden from animals, etc...
Our previous works and realisations also need either some finishing or (already) some maintenance works. If you are a dynamic person, if you are open and if you want to learn about different techniques while being in a friendly atmosphere, you are welcome to join us ! We offer a good atmosphere and our land is really marvelous !
We would also particularly love to enlarge our team with someone with some engineering knowledge, like a student in engineering specialty. Do not hesitate to contact us !!
English, French, Dutch, Spanish
Tents for camping accommodation !! Very basic, but everything which is needed it at the hand. We provide food as well and we try to avoid meat in our food.
Swimming (lake and river nearby), sightseeing, cycling (VTT), hiking. Buses and train nearby. Seaside is at 1 hour drive. We also propose our meditation sessions, where you will be able to develop your mindfulness and your contact with the earth and surrounding nature.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week