Savanoriu centras (Volunteer center)

National Network
Lituanie
Address

Algirdo 31
Vilnius
Lituanie

Telephone
+37069933890
Telephone (other)
+37069933890
E-Mail
info@savanoriucentras.lt
E-Mail (2)
info@savanoriucentras.lt
E-Mail (3)
info@savanoriucentras.lt
E-Mail (4)
info@savanoriucentras.lt
Mobile Phone
+37069933890
Mobile Phone (other)
+37069933890
Organisation Type
Public Institution
Year of Establishment
1998
Fields of Activity
  1. Democracy and community development
  2. Environment/Sustainable development
  3. Human rights
  4. International/Cultural relations
  5. Others
  6. Youth and education
General Information
Volunteer Center is a non-profit public institution. Our main fields of expertise are promotion of volunteering; civic engagement and good governance; sustainable and social development, non-formal education. We have man partnerships with most of NGOs in Vilnius and we work as a bridge between volunteers and organizations in Vilnius, helping people to find organizations where to volunteer and also helping NGO's to find volunteer.  Also one of our activities is to conduct seminars and workshops about volunteering in schools and other educational institutions.  
Mission and Objectives

Mission of the center – organization and coordination of the volunteering ideas & activities in the city of Vilnius;

Goals of the center:
1. To create a civil society and to stimulate civic engagement in Vilnius;
2. To develop and stimulate volunteering activities in Vilnius;
3. To help individual volunteers and organizations to find each other. The center is like a bridge between volunteers and organizations in Vilnius;
4. To engage people in the discussions about volunteering and keep volunteering in the front of the strategic decisions;
5. To provide educational and training opportunities for both youth and elder persons;

 

Main Projects / Activities

Activities of the center:
1. Consultation, non-formal education, trainings;
2. Organization of civic campaigns, conferences and forums, volunteering activities;
3. Raising awareness on the importance of voluntary activities and promotion of them;
4. Development and growth of the volunteering traditions and formation of the positive image of volunteering;
5. Organization of different volunteering projects for both youth and elder people;
6. Non-formal education of the youth via volunteering.

 

How can you contribute to the Network in your country?

We have a lot of experience in project writing, volunteer management and coordination. Also made partnerships with many local NGOs.

Why do you want to join the ALF Network?

At the moment we are working in the local and national dimension, but we would like to start organizing international projects as well.

Contact (1) Full Name
Ieva Griguceviciute
Job Title
Project manager
Head of the organisation
Ieva Simonaviciute-Kasetiene
Contact (2) Full Name
Ieva Simonaviciute-Kasetiene
Job Title (2)
Director