St John volunteers from five countries assist at Berlin marathon
24 volunteers from JOIN members in Austria, Italy, Poland and Wales supported the German Johanniter at the Berlin marathon at the weekend 28-29 September. The exchange was part of the JOIN Volunteer Swap.
St John volunteers from Finland assist Johanniterhjälpen Sweden at Lidingöloppet
Two medical doctors and fourteen volunteers from Suomen Johanniittain apu assisted Johanniterhjälpen, the Swedish St John association, in providing first aid throughout the Lidingöloppet weekend. Moreover, the Finish St John associaton sent one ambulance to the famous Swedish 30km run. The exchange...
Hungarian-Italian volunteer exchange at singing birds' festival
At the famous singing birds’ festival in Sacile, Italy, volunteers from St John Hungary assisted the local St John volunteers in providing first aid to the thousands of visitors. The Italian-Hungarian exchange was part of the JOIN Volunteer Swap.
Polish-German summer camp and first aid competition
Youth groups of JOIN members in Germany and Poland came together in Klopotowo this summer for a first aid competition, language courses and recreational activities. The event follows up on a similar successful exchange between the two St John youth groups.
Hungarian-Latvian youth exchange comes with a surprise
Volunteers from St John Hungary supported Latvian St John volunteers in organising a soup kitchen in August 2013. During their stay, the Hungarian participants also had the opportunity to accompany a Latvian volunteer group to a camp for disabled people in Estonia. The Hungarian-Latvian exchange was...
In August Eike Hundhausen, a Johanniter volunteer from Germany, spent a week with Latvian JOIN member Sveta Jana Palidziba. In this time, she helped out in the soup kitchen as well as the clothes distribution centre and also visited the local St John care centre in Riga. The exchange was part of the...
Two St John volunteers from Austria support St John England at Great Dorset Steam Fair
In the end of August Florentine Huber and Mercedes Dangl, two paramedic volunteers from the Austrian JOIN member Johanniter-Unfall-Hilfe Vienna, travelled to England in order to support St John Ambulance at “Great Dorset Steam Fair”: The exchange was part of the JOIN Volunteer Swap.
Five volunteers form the Austrian JOIN member Johanniter-Unfall-Hilfe supported their colleagues from Johanniter Germany at “Rock im Park” in Nuremberg at the weekend 6-9 June. The exchange was part of the JOIN Volunteer Swap.