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International volunteering in the Swiss mountains (9-12 months)
from August 2022

The Urgestein Foundation runs an international volunteer program for young adults from Europe and the Middle East in cooperation with the Naturkultur association.  

The stakes include:

  • Agricultural work in the Alpine region of the Gantrisch 

  • Work in the Bernaville Foundation, an institution for disabled people (gardening, bakery, sewing)

  • Participation in the regional winter sports work

  • Office work in the office of the Urgestein Foundation / the Naturkultur Association in Bern

Travel, board and lodging are covered by the European Volunteer Service EVS program. The volunteer assignments are coordinated in consultation with Service Civil International SCI .

The next deployment period is from August 22 to July 23

You can find more information in the fact sheet.



Would you like to participate in the next EVS program? We look forward to your application!







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