2015 WORK AND WRITE
İSTANBUL, ÇATALCA, - 05 Ağustos 2015 - 20 Ağustos 2015
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GEN-39 WORK AND WRITE CATALCA– ISTANBUL 05.08 – 20.08 RENO 15 VOLS
Aziz Nesin, a famous Turkish satirist author, will be commemotared in 2015 for his 100th birthday. Among many other activities, GENÇTUR will contribute to the commemoration with this camp. Nesin Foundation is a long term partner of GENÇTUR and hosted many workcamps in the past. The foundation offers a shelter for kids from poor families. Kids are taken care of by the foundation until they stand on their own feet. The buildings and the garden of the premises need to be renovated. They also have a farm with some cattles and a vegetable field. Apart from the daily work schedule, the volunteers will be able to participate “writing atelier” which will be led by a Turkish author who will lead the camp. Thus if you are interested in “writing” you are specially welcome. Please send a motivation letter with the application about your interest or talent about writing.
W: The volunteers will be doing manual work according to the daily needs. Renovation and gardening works. Some days there might be work on the field like hoeing the soil, picking vegetables, etc. or some work in the kitchen like preparing the food, washing the dishes. Writing activities will be held out of the working hours.
A: In the farm house. Volunteers will sleep on the floor. Sleeping bag and a mat are necessary.
F: Will be supplied by the foundation.
LO: The foundation is in the outskirt of Catalca town where is 1 hour away from Istanbul. But please be aware that this camp will not offer you the city or night life of Istanbul.