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„Воисес“ – Гласот на младите веќе 15 години

Списанието замислено да ги разбие стереотипите во општеството беше креираново декември 2006 година во соработка на ВЦС и средното училиште „Д-р Панче Караѓозов’. Идеалите ни се исти како и кон крајот на есента 2006 година кога го објавивме првиот број на магазинот „Воисес“. Во многу поскромна варијанта, но со моќна порака: толеранција. Тогаш бевме загрижени […]

“Voices” of young people for 15 years

The magazine, designed to break stereotypes in society, was created in December 2006 in cooperation between VCS and the high school “Dr. Pance Karagjozov”. Our ideals are the same as at the end of 2006 when we published the first issue of “Voices” magazine. In a much more modest version, but with a powerful message: […]

Volunteers Centre Skopje is celebrating 15 years!

15 years ago a guy went to Lithuania…… and Volunteers Centre Skopje was born. After a one-year European Voluntary Service (EVS) project in Lithuania, a 19-year-old Nikola Stankoski returned to Macedonia full of dreams and hopes for the future of youth. And he didn’t return empty-handed. He carried a little seed with the idea of […]

Social media makes us less social

The longest running study of all time gives us the answer to an essential life question. What makes a good life?

My one-year European Solidarity Corps mission: a tailormade very positive journey

Time is up, my twelve months European Solidarity Corps project within Volunteers Centre Skopje – Волонтерски Центар Скопје (VCS) is behind me. Now is debriefing time.

Bitcoin – Risk and Chance within Uncertain Times

Some people praise it, others shake their heads when they hear its name: Bitcoin is dividing the opinions of financial experts already for years. Recently the cryptocurrency came to the center of attention again due to a fulminant rise within a year of lockdowns and uncertain prospects.

Jini mirënjohës

“Nëse bleta do të zhdukej nga sipërfaqja e tokës, njeriut do t’i mbeteshin vetëm katër vite jetë” Maurice Maeterlinck, Jeta e Bletës

Bee grateful!

“If the bee disappeared off the face of the Earth, man would only have four years left to live.” Maurice Maeterlinck, The Life of the Bee

Од САД во Македонија: зошто семејството Стед дојде да волонтира во Скопје

За пензионираната брачната двојка од Северна Америка и нивнитее две малтешки пудли – патувањето е нешто сосема вообичаено. После пет години поминати на Бахами,сопружниците се одлучија да се преселат во Скопје, Македонија. Едвард Стед и Елен Рајт-Стед се надеваат дека ќе можат да пружат помош во туѓа земја додека уживаат во пејзажот и историјата на регионот.

From USA to Macedonia: why the Steads came to volunteer in Skopje

With their two small Maltese, the retired North American couple is already used to move around – after living in the Bahamas for five years, their latest choice was Skopje, Macedonia. Edward Stead and Elen Wright-Stead are looking forward to helping out as they can in a foreign country while they enjoy the landscape and history of the region.

VOICES March 2021

As VCS is turning 15 years old, we are celebrating all the people that were inspired to grow in that time. But let’s be more specific! What is VCS all about? For me, it’s all about change and joy through small actions. Sure, volunteers are leaving their comfort zone behind to have new beginnings in […]