Today, we held a three minutes silence in memory of those who died and were injured during attacks in Barcelona, Cambrils and Alcanar. Once again, the innocent ones.
Back in 12th century, martyr Bernard from Valencian region, previously named Ahmet Ibn Al-Mansur was killed after converting from Islam to Christianity; along with sisters Zaida and Zoraida who had changed names to Mary and Grace. It took several centuries and waves of finding relics – Bernard was proclaimed patron in 1643. The altar of … More St. Bernard
Hola, mi nombre es Eugenia y soy administrativa. Todo empieza el día que decido participar en este tipo de proyectos que pienso que me enriquecerá personalmente. Unos días antes del 12, conozco a mis compañeras de viaje Isabel y Fabiene, a través de la organización que nos envía: IDEA en Alzira. Es la primera vez … More Be Ready to Transform – Ankara (Turquía)
I like being a volunteer so much! Today, I will tell you about one of the reasons why. Ehm, actually, there are two reasons – two special people. Their names are María and Jorge and they come from Alzira. They decided to do the EVS in a Slovak town named Dolný Kubín. The town situated … More Have You Ever Heard of Dolný Kubín?
Hello my name is Félix Sanz Párraga, I am volunteer for the organization Idea Alzira, developing European voluntary service (EVS) Erasmus +. From the 13th to the 20th of April I was participating in the training course called Creative Young Entrepreneurship held in Ankara (Turkey) by Ankara Social Sciences University. This course hosted 35 people … More Training Course Entrepreneurship ANKARA
Me llamo Isabel, tengo 24 años y soy maestra de Educación Primaria. Esta es la primera vez que participo un proyecto de Erasmus + (un Training Course), cuya finalidad era tratar sobre el funcionamiento de las ONGs; conocer su proceso de creación en los distintos países participantes, promover el uso y creación de asociaciones de … More BE READY TO TRANSFORM! – ANKARA, Erasmus + Project
On the international Children’s day we the volunteers and interns paid our visit to the mayor of Alzira at his office. It was us and our “parents” – supervisor Carmen and mentor Jose Manuel who lead us to the City Hall and interpreted for us (as our Spanish is still not top level). A number … More Welcome to … Ayuntamiento!
My name is Karolina, I am 24 years old and I am from the Czech Republic. In the summer of 2016, I finished the first year of my masters. To gain and improve my skills and learn something new, I decided to take a gap year and go abroad as an EVS (European Voluntary Service) … More Karolina : My EVS Experience
As I was spending last weekend in a multicultural city of Valencia, I came across a festival in Jardines de Viveros. At first, it was the sound… and then a sight of a crowd of locals and some tourists exploring various cultures living in Spain. So what was happening? Rhythms of drums pulled me closer … More May 25th
The first year of Biosfira festival took place in Parc de l’Alquenència, Alzira between 19-21 May. The green site adopted some more green thinking and the park flourished with entrepreneurs, small local businesses owners, supporters of veganism and many more. A number of workshop and presentations were given; children enjoyed dancing and driving karts as … More Biosfira Weekend