Palacky University in Olomouc
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Volunteering Centre at UPOL University

COVID-19 needs to be addressed

  • few organizations needed more volunteers
  • new volunteering opportunities as – long-distance teaching, social care service for the elderly etc.
  • few organizations didn’t need any help and volunteers and the cooperation was postponed

Country: Czech Republic

Year: 2020-2021

Institution: Palacky University in Olomouc

# of students: 4

Interaction with beneficiaries: Virtual

Academic Degree: Master

Discipline(s): Social Work | Ngo Management, Social Issue Propagation, Civic Minded | Research Users

Community Service Area & ODS: Sustainable cities and communities | Peace, justice and strong institutions | Partnership for the goals

Brief description

Our students are helping with the management of the volunteering centre at Palacky University. They are helping with managing volunteering organization, connecting them with students and university saff, creating inner documentation for propagation, inner management etc.

The projet is for 4 semester – they are on the end of 2 semesters now.