Arka Youth Council together with the staff celebrated the birthday of many children of “School Orphanage 6-16 years old, Shkodra. Due to the COVID 19 pandemic it was not possible to celebrate children’s birthdays on the respective dates. In order not to lose this tradition that has been going on for several years now, ARKA
Some of the members of ARKA Youth Council created with a lot of passion their “free- time corner” near the premises of ARKA Library. Movies, book clubs and a lot of fun activities will be organized for the youth. Special thanks to: Alkid Erkocaj Antonio Gj Shllaku, Agli Golemi, Valmira Hoxha, Megan Cungu, Driola Kraja, Kida Ujka, Xheni Sholli,
This was the topic discussed during ARKA Social Coffee. Kolindo Vjerdha and Arsa Lekaj implemented and organized this program as an open platform of discussion for the youngsters. We want to thank Stiven Shala, who accepted our invitation and decided to share his experiences with us. Special thanks to Driola Kraja and Valmira Hoxha as
We concluded our activities in February with the monthly visit at the nursing home. A modest party was organized for all the grandparents, who celebrated their birthdays this month. The company we offer the elderly and the continuous care are essential. This initiative is sponsored by the incomes ARKA Kitchen generates with the support of the project Embrace.
ARKA Youth Center welcomed in its premises a group of youngsters of Roskovec and Ura Vajgurore municipalities, who organized a study visit in Shkodër. The first meeting was held on January 23rd at the library of ARKA, where the youth were informed about its activity of 5 years. In the afternoon the study group met the
One of the projects that ARKA Youth Council has undertaken in collaboration with the staff of the nursery home Shkoder is organizing a party once a month to celebrate the birthdays of the elderly. In January, three grandparents had their birthday and were amazed by the surprise. Everyone who wishes, can join this initiative!
Saturday, January 11th, 16:30, the meeting of ARKA Youth Council. The members discussed the activities that had been organized and made proposals for new ones. After the gathering at 18:00, the youngsters enjoyed “Movie Night”.
On September 9th and 10th a group of youngsters studying for the Bachelor’s Degree in “Applied Science and Arts” at the University of Lucerne, Switzerland visited Shkoder. They also visited ARKA premises and were informed about our projects. The group, made of 22 students, were very keen on learning about youth engagement and the activities we