1. He was inspiring kids to set up their own business and become freelancers
This summer’s Camp topic was FREELANCE. From the very first day in the Camp, our volunteer Matt was perceived by participants (aged 11-17) as a business expert and a person who is aware of important hints for efficient work with partners, time management, following his own destiny. Here are some tips he gave – travel as much as you can since it helps to expand outlook, always get into day-to-day work, choose the career you’re interested in. Thanks to Matt participants learned how to work on the advertising of their projects and how to make a CV stand out.
2. He was enjoying summer days in one of the most beautiful regions of Russia
Volunteering project is not only spending all the time with kids. Russian language course is an inevitable part of the program. Matt had 4 lessons each day working on his speaking and writing skills. In parallel with studies, Matt visited many remarkable places in Karelia and went to many exciting workshops – was learning how to make Karelian pies and dance in a traditional way. He went to Banya twice, participated in a Russian-speaking club, went to Kizhi Island and Kivach waterfall.
He met people from different countries