The International Volunteers Day

Within the framework of the International Volunteer Day, Es Baluard, the Institut Mallorquí d’Afers Socials del Consell de Mallorca (IMAS) and Centre Balears Europa organize together the First Meeting of Voluntary Works, an act intended to recognize and thank individuals and entities that collaborate in the Senior Volunteering, report on the potential of cultural volunteering in museums, encouraging them from the guidelines of European level with the new push towards promoting active aging and intergenerational solidarity.

This act includes a presentation by the Es Baluard’s director, Nekane Aramburu, on cultural volunteers in museums; by the coordinator of IMAS’s department of senior citizens, Ana Belén Velasco, who will explain the volunteers programme 2013, and by Catalina Barceló, educator from the Ajuntament de Felanitx, who will give details of the project entitled “Petits voluntaris”, with the collaboration of three girls.   Featuring also, from 4 to 8 pm, information desks with several kinds of voluntary works within Es Baluard. There will be present:

  • Fundació Vicente Ferrer.
  • Associació Espanyola contra el Càncer.
  • APNAB Gaspar Hauser.
  • Creu Roja Illes Balears.
  • Projecte Home.
  • IMAS.
  • Fundació Aldaba.

The act will end with a concert by musicians Smerald Spahiu (Concertino of the Orquesta Sinfónica de las Illes Balears) and Erlis Spahiu.

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3rd December 2013 → 3rd December 2013