The Soup Kitchen program provides international volunteers the opportunity to interact with people of all ages and families without economic resources, people with difficulty to manage themselves or in need of socializing. Around 50 persons attend the center for a daily meal and a personalized support to help them towards a possible improvement of their situations. The work is often quite mixed and requires initiative and interaction with different groups of people.
Crating awareness of all the different cultures that make up Spain, better understanding of the country and its people, learning more about coexistence and mutual understanding, local cooking and traditional dances and music.
Teach english or other languages to adults and young people
Assist and guide them in the use of basic computer tools and programs Internet, email, etc
Helping in projetcs of social awareness in schools
Organizing multicultural activities in the neighborhood
Receive and assist the users of the center
Serve the meals and clean up the facilitites
Collect food from local providers, assisting with sorting and storage
Helping the staff members and other spanish volunteers with any other assistance needed
Volunteers will work from Monday to Friday approximately between 12 noon – 3pm and will free time the rest of the day to relax, go to the beach, join our cultural activities, explore the city, practice sports or have picnic at the amazing River Park.
Occasionally volunteers are expected to work half days on Saturdays, but it’s optional, normally weekends are free and volunteers have the chance to travel to other cities like Madrid, Barcelona or Granada.
Our local staff will give advice and help organize your trips!
Volunteers will live in a fully equipped shared apartment with other volunteers and students. Host family accommodation is also available.
Duration and cost
TWO WEEKS *
Available for two weeks, * Indicative price
Ask for extra week prices
- Pre-departure information
- Airport pickup on arrival date
- Volunteer placement
- Accommodation: shared apartment, single room (other accommodation type also available)
- Orientation, training and coordination
- 24 h/d emergency phone
Flights, insurance, meals, local transport, return airport transfer.