Europe

Country: Romania

Full name of organisation: Asociația Grupurilor Locale de Tineret

Abbreviation: AGLT

When did the organisation start?
2004

How many members does it have?
120 members
1500 volunteers

What kind of activity do they carry out?
Our main activities are ‘The Play Day’ dedicated to children and youth 5 to 13 years old. We also have summer camps for our volunteers where they learn how to become monitors and leaders. Each Local Youth Group organises activities for the children in the community and as well for the volunteers: youth exchange, treasure hunt, fund raising, etc. We are organising activities for children and youth with special needs, we also have a national week dedicated to those activities.

Do your members wear a uniform or some kind of symbol? No, we do not have uniforms, we only have T-shirts with the logo and each local group is making T-shirts with their own name.

Do you have a theme for the year?
We do not have a general theme, but we have a month theme.

Are you in a partnership or do you do some international activities?
We do have international partnerships with ADR Vlaanderen, KAZOU, Somepro, TON (The Open Network for Community Development) and working on a collaboration with Chiro Vlaanderen. Partnerships with multiple local schools on a national level.

Do you publish a magazine or newsletter for your members? We are working on a magazine: Drum in Lucru
We are publishing our big activities in TON’s Newsletter.

More information:
http://aglt.org/
https://www.facebook.com/AGLT.ORG/
https://www.instagram.com/aglt_romania/