Bona Fides Association together with GEGED are looking for Polish volunteers or residents in Poland, to join our ESC project in Gaziantep, Turkey related to children, nature, languages learning and other activities. In order to apply, please send us your CV and motivation letter to the following emails:, and

  • Location:  Gaziantep, Turkey
  • Duration: 2 months
  • Mobility period: June 2021 – August 2021
  • Deadline: OPEN

Project description

We are looking for volunteers who are ready to travel to Gaziantep city in Turkey to help us in our voluntary works in the field of disadvantaged youth and children’s education, integration, gamification, socialization and development. Right now there are thousands of Syrian and Local kids, teenagers and youth around who need a lot of assistance in these fields.

Your hands will empower us and we will reach more kids and organize more events to provide them learning and developing opportunities. If you are between 18-30 years old and motivated to join our family you are welcome. We are not looking for experts or professionals, your graduation, department, language level is not a barrier for us to join. But your interest, motivation and smiling face, readiness to be in a big international team are very important for us.

Tasks of volunteers

  • Help GEGED’s youth campaigns, workshops and daily issues
  • Join teaching activities and game hours with Syrian and Afghan Kids in refugee support non- formal education centres
  • Join teaching activities and game hours in the orphanage
  • Motivating and educating Leukemia Children in Oncology hospital classroom
  • Take a part in English conversation clubs with young people
  • Join Turkish and Arabic language courses given by local volunteers
  • Help with the organisation for our intercultural evenings
  • Open Spaces that volunteers can contribute their own ideas and workshops
  • Environmental Campaigns, planting trees, greening and cleaning nature

Accommodation and other arrangements

There is a building, where we have got two floors with bedrooms for volunteers. The rooms are triple. There are bathrooms, kitchen, living room, laundry, wifi, hot water, cosy backyard etc. Inside, on the floor has also got a meeting room and an office for coordination. We have all the bed cloth: pillows, blankets, sheets, but please bring your own hygienic things and towels for your own using. The building is in the city centre so you can walk everywhere you want to see or buy something.


We deliver food money to volunteers 350 Lira per month. So that volunteer can be free to eat outside or shop and cook in the kitchen. The best way is to shop together cook together and share the costs with other volunteers.


Pocket money is calculated day x 4 euro of actual duration in the project. (for 2007 contracted projects it is 3 euro per day) We pay on a monthly basis in euro in cash.


We provide public transportation for project activities if the activity is far from us but %90 of the activities are in walking distance (5-10 minutes)

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