• Volunteer Reports (After the Assignment)

    Annina Imhof

    Report “My time in Ventanila” I imagined volunteering in a completely different way. To be honest, I always thought that such an assignment is above all exhausting. I didn’t think that I could gain so much from it. I was in Ventanilla for almost three months, at Estacion Esperanza.  I was pretty nervous on the way there and I thought, “What am I going to do?” But only two weeks later, all my concerns were gone. I felt comfortable very quickly and realized that I really enjoy my work. My tasks could not have been more varied: Tutoring, teaching dancing in school, preparing and conducting afternoons for children, leading floorball…