foodKIND

foodKIND provide food and compassion to refugees and displaced people in two camps near Athens

Where is it?

Oinofyta and Malakasa camps, near Athens

What will I be doing?

Typical daily jobs include chopping, lifting, carrying, cooking, cleaning, scrubbing, shopping, playing games, sports and arts & crafts with the children. Due to the large amounts of food that we provide there is some heavy lifting and carrying.

What impact would I have?

You will help provide equipment, food and guidance to empower the residents of Oinofyta to cook for themselves. You will help run sports, games and art for the children. In Malakasa camp you would be helping facilitate activities and exercise programs for adults including dance, yoga, cricket and football to promote a sense of wellbeing.

Who would I be working with?

The team is usually 6 – 9 people.

Minimum Age

18

Accommodation

There is shared volunteer housing in the small town of Dilesi about one hour north of Athens. In order to make sure that all the money we raise goes towards food, they ask volunteers to donate 5€/night towards the cost of the volunteer house. The house has a washing machine and a kitchen for volunteer use.

Minimum time

1 week

Extra Costs

No extra costs (food and spending money).