VOLUNTEER PROGRAM


VOLUNTEER PROGRAM

Get involved and help Sofia win the title of European Capital of Culture 2019!

Become a Volunteer!

As a volunteer for Sofia Development Association, you will have an opportunity to work for Sofia's bid for European Capital of Culture 2019:

• Join the team of Sofia Development Association (SDA) and give us a hand in our office;
• Unleash your creativity and design information and promotional materials about Sofia;
• Distribute information leaflets and brochures about Sofia's application for European Capittal of Culture;
• Help us brand key spots and sites in the city, included in the creative program for 2019;
• Get involved in the organization of accompanying events – conferences, seminars, working meetings (arranging the meeting room,
distributing materials, assisting the participants, interpretation);
• Communicate and liaise with participants in the events (recruit participants, send information, etc.);
• Become a tour guide and introduce Sofia to the guests and participants in the cultural events;
• Get involved in other initiatives and events included in the Cultural Calendar of Sofia Municipality.

How:
• In the beginning of each month, receive a schedule of the events and pick the time and date for your participation;
• Flexible working time, depending on your availability;
• Let us know if you’re available for ad hoc events (stand-by regime.)

What are we looking for:
• Students, senior citizens, and everyone who would like to be part of this initiative (volunteers must be 18 or older when they start working
for SDA);
• Responsible team players;
• Available on call;
• Good command of foreign languages is a plus;
• Previous volunteer experience is an advantage but is not mandatory;
• Candidates interested in a long-term commitment to SDA (after 2013).

What do we offer:
• Volunteers will have free access to other events organized by SDA or affiliated institutions;
• Opportunity to meet and work with some of the most interesting artists in Sofia and Europe;
• Opportunity to develop your social skills, communication and organizational skills
• Receive a Volunteer Certificate from SDA and Sofia Municipality.

How can you get involved:
Download the application form and send it to office@sofia-da.eu (please
include “SDA Volunteer Program” in the e-mail “Subject” line.)

Application deadline: rolling

Our volunteers