Dare To Grow

Programme:

European Solidarity Corps

Project type:

Long term volunteering project

Project number:

2020-2-LV02-ESC11-003239

Project duration:

01.09.2020. – 31.12.2022.

Project total budget:

20 112 EUR

Dare To Grow project gives the chance for 2 youngsters to spend 10 months in Latvia and improve their skills and competencies by participating in DARE Makerspace activities. These youngsters will focus on developing various masterclasses and workshops in DARE makerspace and will support with communication, social media content and event organization.

Project topics:

  1. Employment and entrepreneurship – increasing the competitiveness of both volunteer and local youth through project activities
  2. Skills development – development of general communication, planning and organization skills as well as very specific skills in practical work.
  3. Development of the local community – create an engaging and safe environment for volunteering activities and develop makerspace community and encourage the involvement of local young people in co-creation and makerspace activities.

Contact:

Anna Marija Bērziņa
+ 371 29503519, anna.berzina@valmiera.lv

The project Dare to Grow was financed with the support of European Commission’s European Solidarity Corps administered in Latvia by the Agency for International Programs for Youth. This publication reflects only the author’s views, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained there in.