Emmaus Le Mans
61 Chemin de Montaillé, La Milesse, France
Welcome to Le Mans! Each summer, between June and September, our community welcomes volunteers between two weeks to two months. To know more about our Community daily life, you can have a look on the interviews of the young Emmaüs volunteers in French, English, Turkish, Spanish, Arabic and Chinese on this page : http://emmaus72.fr/english-testimony-of-a-young-volunteer-emmaus/
- Your missions
You will participate to the sorting, selling, repairing, and collecting of donations. You will also participate to Emmaus’s events( great sail, Paris’s salon,…)
If you are a boy, you will be housed in a Caravan, and if you are a girl you will be housed in a collective room. You will also have access to private sanitaries.
- Activities and outings
You will participate to the leisure activities scheduled wih the companions by the leisure commission( the costs are covered by the community). You will also be able to discover the area with the other volunteers, thanks to the material means provided by the community. Depending on the sanitary context, different activites can be organized, such as : day at the sea, the night of chimeras, a visit of Paris, football match or basket, swimming pool, canoeing, barbecue,…
- Work schedule
You will work with the companions the Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 8.30am to 12.00 and 1.30 pm to 5.30pm, and on the Thursday mornings from 8.30 am to 12.00. You will be free on the Thursday afternoons, Sundays and Mondays !
Thomas, Nikita and Cyril : their experience on the summer solidarity workcamps ! Interview Summer camps
Angers community : “It allows people to discover a world that is often far removed from what young people know”. Interview Summer camps
Orkhan : “Thanks to this unique opportunity, I got to know people from different countries with different cultures and states of mind.” Interview Summer camps