Monthly Archives: July 2016

Újra várjuk önkéntesek jelentkezését

Izgatottan várjuk új önkéntesek jelentkezését a Kalunba menekülteket és migránsokat segítő programjaiban való részvételre! A legkülönbözőbb feladatokra várunk rövidtávú és hosszútávú segítőket: magyar nyelvi korrepetálás  magyar társalgás recepciós feladat a közösségi házban hétköznap délelőtt és délutánonként tantárgyi korrepetálás rendszeres városi szabadidős programok vezetése (foci a parkban, séta a Dunaparton, a várban) adományruhák rendezése, mosása és …

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Love Does Build Up

A group of 12 volunteers from Myers Park Presbyterian Church (USA) visited Budapest in July to work at an English camp put on jointly by St. Columba’s Scottish Mission and Kalunba. Court Young, Mission Coordinator at MPPC, recently wrote this reflection about her team’s time in Hungary. During their stay, the group from America experienced …

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A Summer of Breaking Down Stereotypes

During their two months volunteering with Kalunba, Ilonka Farkas and Felipe Alvarado did everything from cooking traditional Columbian meals for the community here to teaching English lessons, and even sometimes holding ping-pong tournaments. The two Columbian college students from Bogota arrived in Budapest at the end of May and departed back to South America just …

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Learning English and so Much More

  One of our long-term volunteers recently wrote this reflection on her time spent volunteering at an English camp jointly held by St. Columba’s Scottish Mission and Kalunba. Kearstin Bailey is a Global Mission Intern from the United Church of Christ (USA) and will be with us for two years total. You can read more …

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Resettlement means safe passage

Refugees fleeing conflict zones are now able to gain safe passage to cooperative European member states through resettlement efforts. The NGO offshoot of the Refugee Ministry of the RCH, the Kalunba Social Services Association, is at the forefront of this work in Hungary thanks to an agreement with the Hungarian Office of Immigration and Nationality. …

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