SATURDAY VOLUNTEER & REFUGEE PICNIC (S.E.R.V.E. Paris Day). Every Saturday

Integration “Pot-Luck” PICNIC. Every Saturday starting at 1pm.

For this event, please remember to register at this link HERE:

WHO: Saturday volunteers and our refugee community have lunch together after the S.E.R.V.E Paris Saturday events take place.

WHERE: Join us each Saturday for S.E.R.V.E (Saturday Engage & Reunite Volunteer Events) to volunteer on a number of different events and activities, scheduled between 10am and 2pm. The picnic starts at 1pm.

Volunteers meet every Saturday for activities starting at 10am to 2pm, at Albert Schweitzer Parc, 10 rue de L’Hotel de Ville, (Line 7 Metro Pont Marie, or Line 1 Metro St. Paul)

At 10am, you have the option of joining our Saturday Food distribution, Bike Brigade, Sweep the City event. At 12pm we have 2 activities, our Language Exchange and our Paris Welcome Clinic designed for refugees and new volunteers to Paris. At 1pm our integration picnic starts.

Just after the picnic, volunteers and refugees can continue the fun by playing games in the park, including badminton, ping-pong, Yoga, Molki, and Petanque.

WHAT: Our volunteers and our refugee community are invited to join this picnic. If you are a volunteer, please bring food yourself (‘potluck style’). (It is not required but if you want to bring food for our refugee community as well, please do).

REQUIREMENTS:

First, to become a Serve the City Paris Volunteer, please fill out a Volunteer Registration Form HERE.

Once you fill out the form, there is a one-time 20 Euro donation required to participate in our activities, and we ask all volunteers to take a 45 minute online “Basic Volunteer Training Workshop”, scheduled at least 2x every month.

Alternatively, we ask that you consider becoming a SAVE member to work directly with our refugee community. The SAVE Member program offers training and a combination of theory and practice workshops to ensure more impactful and meaningful volunteer experiences for our volunteers.

If you are interested in becoming a SAVE Member, there are many benefits. First, you can take an unlimited number of workshops, and participate in a wide variety of exclusive SAVE Member volunteer activities and events. SAVE members also receive a certificate of benevolence for school, work or job search requirements. SAVE members also collaborate with fellow SAVE members to social impact projects.

A S.A.V.E. application must be completed. The S.A.V.E. application can be filled out HERE.

To learn more about S.A.V.E HERE

Please remember to register for this event HERE.