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Youth organizations join together in the Voluntary platform

posted Sep 13, 2011, 9:51 PM by Inese Ratuta

On September 10th at the shopping centre “ORIGO” eleven youth organizations within Riga Youth monthly events will make the activities to popularize the voluntary work by inviting the young people to become volunteers. During all the day it will be possible to take part in the workshops of The good works to make useful things for the visits of different society groups. The exciting youth creative programme on the Summer stage and activities all the day will be directed by the soloist of the group „Z-scar” Andris Kivičs. Useful information, The giants plays, The good works, possibilities to get to know about the youth organizations, to film the message for the future city, Street art workshops, Starry photo moments, balloons and autographs at the Voluntary wall- such an exciting day will be offered to every young man by the youth organizations!


In the joint Voluntary platform are united the young people from the organizations: Latvian Red Cross Youth, Creative Effects workshop (Radošo efektu darbnīca), IMKA Latvija, Youth against AIDS (Jaunatne pret AIDS), The Latvian children and young people forum (Latvijas Bērnu un jauniešu forums),  Creative union for the young people TREPES, Apeirons, the Latvian Evangelical- Lutheran Church youth club The black sheep (Latvijas Evanģēliski Luterāņu baznīcas jaunatnes klubs Melnā aita), Latvian Samaritans society (Latvijas Samariešu apvienība), The green way (Zaļais ceļš), Palīdzē Together with the young people in the voluntary works will be involved popular and beloved persons in the society:  musicians, actors, artists, sportsmen and public workers. Already now actively for the event are getting prepared Jānis Grauds, the drummer and the founder of the drums school, Kaspars Zlidnis, Jana Kalniņa, Laima Grauda, singing twins Ana Drozdoviča and Katrīne Drozdoviča, Laura Rubīna, the good will ambassadress of the European voluntary work.


In the dark time of the autumn the youth organizations will make eleven voluntary works in the society and every young people in Rīga has a so far unexampled possibility- to join the Voluntary platform.


The Project is supported by: The education, culture and sports department of Rīga Council, Riga Energy agency (Rīgas Enerģētikas aģentūra), the shopping centre ORIGO, Watermelon, TRIALTO Latvia, Madara-Cosmetics, Stenders,,,,, and Latvian Radio 4.


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