WHAT WE DO

Every project we create or co-create is a story to inspire action!

OUR ACTIVITIES

European and International Projects funded by the Erasmus+ educational programme.

Activities and events that take place locally in Latvia and in other European countries.
Activities, events and campaigns that take place online.

WHAT DO WE DO?

The core of our work lies in the design and implementation of activities connected to: 

PERSONAL
GROWTH

SOCIAL INCLUSION

ACTIVE PARTICIPATIoN

COMMUNITY BUILDING

We create safe and brave learning spaces and take actions to effect social change, defined also as activism. For this, we perform the following activities at a local, regional, national, European, and international level: 

  • Organization of international mobility programs through Erasmus+, European Solidarity Corps, and other funding opportunities.
  • Organization of seminars, workshops, youth exchanges, training courses, conferences, public events, and other community events.
  • Partnerships, networking, and participation in a variety of projects, including volunteering opportunities and internships.
  • Support of youth initiatives, offering mentorship, training & promotion.
  • Online events and activities, campaigns, webinars, podcasts, panels and more.

WHAT DO WE OFFER

Trainership & Facilitation

Coaching & Mentoring

On what: non-formal education, youth-work, volunteering, grant writing of projects, project’s management, individual on personal growth, individual or group sessions, on development of youth initiatives. 

 

We want our members to feel active rainbow gives them a strong sense of community, where they feel included and appreciated and can actively contribute to our mission.  Each time they leave AR they do so feeling they have invested their time wisely by developing new skills, networking with interesting people, sharing their experiences and learning something new.  They are always keen to come back! They actively promote the network!

Workshops & Seminars

On a range of topics and methods, from inclusive education to digital and social media skills. For list of topics and methods, please write to us (?)

Topics: diversity, inclusive language, inclusion, human rights, LGBT+ Spectrum, community building, gender and sexuality, youth work, creativity, on the spot coaching, trainings, facilitation, dialogue facilitation, tailor-made learning programs, social activities, media, digital tools, support and supervision, recognition of outcomes, Working with youth with fewer opportunities.

A strong alumni network on (LGBT+) organizations, who work with non-formal education and human rights and LGBT+ education.

Campaigns & Visibility Activities

On the topics, on organizing events etc.

HOW CAN YOU GET INVOLVED?

We are committed to the active participation and involvement of LGBTQIA+ and allies youth and adult youth in all areas of our work.

Active Rainbow is open, accessible, and welcomes everyone who is interested in non-formal learning, mobility opportunities, and contributing their verse to society. You can become involved in the organization from wherever you are in the world and contribute in different ways on and offline. For us, by participating in our activities and projects, we consider you already a part of our growing community, thus you become an Active Rainbower! Apart from participating in our events, there are a number of opportunities where you can get involved, become and ambassador of the platform and its mission and be part of our Volunteers community.  

Local Volunteers

At the moment we have a local volunteering program that we run in Latvia. If you are residing in the country, and you are interested to join our dynamic and multicultural community, then this might be for you. The program is completely flexible. You can either volunteer on a regular basis for several months or just get involved in a one-off event or activity. It’s up to you how much time you commit.

International Volunteers

We are open and already welcome people in our volunteers community from all around the world. As an international volunteer, you can get involved online and offline. 

 

With our volunteers we work in 2 main ways and by volunteering with us, you will have the chance to:

– provide your support for the organization and implementation of activities, projects and other events of the organization 

 

To get involved:
You can contact us at our contact form here (put website link form) or write us at our e-mail: info.activerainbow@gmail.com with the e-mail subject: “Volunteer with Active Rainbow”. Once you have sent your e-mail, we take it from there and get back in contact with you.