Category Archives: Volunteers Stories

Wonderful Chamomile…

Words, sketch and poem by Joanne Matthews (volunteering for 6 months) Self-seeding Chamomlie picked from Sunseeds gardens – Can be made into a tea, cold-tea lotion, moisturizer or soap. Has soothing and anti-inflammatory properties. Can be used for lightening fairhair, … Continue reading

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A day in Eco-construction

Hello, I’ve been a volunteer in Sunseed for the last 4 months but only last week I decided to join the ecoconstruction department. I always had in my mind the image of the ecoconstruction site as a place full of … Continue reading

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Story of Rabbiya

    Life at Sunseed – Rabbiya Naveed At the first glimpse, Sunseed appears like a rather ordinary not-so-well maintained place. At Sunseed, we bake our own bread and jams, harvest our own crops, use seasonal fruits only, exploit the solar energy, use … Continue reading

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Lucia´s Story

I guess you people are expecting a long recounting of all the things that happened to me during my six month stay, some sort of big walk down Memory Lane, but I won’t do that. I’m going to tell you … Continue reading

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“Excrement is GOLD, worth more than money!”

The desert hippy who laid a golden poo Posted on Lucy‘s Blog, a volunteer at Sunseed for 5 days. Visit Lucy’s Blog to know more about their adventures! “I’m doing a seminar in menstrual activism this afternoon, if you want … Continue reading

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Emma’s story

My Sunseed Experience Emma Stewart from Scotland, short term volunteer from 9-23rd July 2013 I arrived to Sunseed this summer looking for a different and nurturing holiday experience. I was in the mood for learning new things and meeting new … Continue reading

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New Promotional Video

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Irinas Story at Sunseed

Por Irina, de Siberia- Rusia. Voluntaria a largo plazo desde el 1 de Abril 2013 hasta el 27 June 2013) I came to Sunseed with no special reason. To be honest, I didn’t know where I was going to and … Continue reading

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A Volunteer Story: Clemens

In June 2012 I completed secondary school in Germany with the aim of studying architecture at university. Although I already knew what I want to study I decided to take off a “gap year” in order to experience different cultures … Continue reading

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Semana en Sunseed

We are a group of seven Spanish who won the Solidarity Initiative Award by the NGO Youth & Development. The award consisted of spending a week in Sunseed. We arrived on Monday afternoon and Sunseed staff explained us how this … Continue reading

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