Category Archives: Volunteering

Volunteers & Spring arrives in France

Volunteers and Spring arrives in France Spring arrives at La Giraudiere, the wysteria is in bloom, the grass is growing, the cookoo have had their say and the birds are roosting. The village prepares for the spring fete for the … Continue reading

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Chinese Australian volunteer chooses to Volunteer in France

Born in Taiwan lives in Australia volunteers France Shiao-Ping came from Brisbane in Australia to volunteer at La Giraudière after spending her working life in banking. She has been learning French at the Alliance Française in Brisbane and it was a … Continue reading

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Apprendre l’anglaise en France faire bénévole à La Giraudière

Séjour linguistique bénévole pour apprendre l’anglais en France 17 year old Antoine Lang lives in Achères in France and had considered going to England for a linguistic “séjour” so as to improve his English, but then he stumbled on the … Continue reading

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Volunteer from Essex

Janis Moore volunteer office manager Janis heard about La Giraudière through an internet search and came to the program for three weeks. She worked as an office manager in London until her retirement. She wasn’t sure what to expect when … Continue reading

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Tasmanian Volunteers Colin and Janet volunteers holiday in France

Husband and Wife Volunteers from Tasmania Colin and Janet came to La Giraudière as part of a nine week stay in Europe. Colin still works full-time as a government geologist-scientist and Janet works as a clerk for the Tasmania Police. They live … Continue reading

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