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New vacancies for spring 2022!
Applications will open soon, stay tuned!

New vacancies for spring 2022!
Applications will open soon, stay tuned!

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Have you ever thought about ways to turn plastic lids into useful and beautiful objects? This volunteer opportunity is a meaningful way to transform discarded plastic into a precious resource, not waste but also raise awareness about plastic pollution and sustainable waste management.


Syros island

20/9/2021 – 20/11/2021
2 weeks (minimum) or longer



1-3 per period


– Precious plastic lab work
– Organise awareness campaigns
– Social media planning
– Distribute awareness material
– Clean ups
– Office work

Working hours

5-6 hours per day/ 5days per week


200 euros (for 2 weeks).
Training included, discounts offered on accommodation and food.

Type of accommodation suggested

Shared studio (for 2)

What to bring

hat, sunscreen, swimwear, sports shoes, camera, your smile!

What we offer

–  pre departure and on arrival training,
–  covid19 mask and weekly self test,
–  welcome kit (bag, T-shirt, cup, map, free guide, e-bike for certain days to explore the island).


You can fly to Athens airport and then take the boat from Piraeus port to Syros.

‘Apano Meria’

social cooperative works to enable the sustainable activities of the local population, such as the primary production and development of forms of tourism that respect the place and its inhabitants (e.g. hiking, environmental, geological, archaeological, agro-tourism, climbing and diving).

Become a volunteer

Application Form

    Why would you like to volunteer with us? *
    What are your expectations? *
    Did you have a volunteer experience before? * (Please specify)
    Are you up to a medium physical activity? *
    Please mention if you have any medical issues that would impede your performance from volunteer work?
    Do you have any dietary restrictions or allergies?