VulcanicaMente is a non-profit association
founded in 2012 by four volcanic women in Lecce, Apulia, born as an open platform to offer opportunities in mobility, information, intercultural and intergenerational learning.
Our aim is to develop and enrich our land starting with the youth, in order to created a generation of active European citizens.
Growning together, reinventing the present, building the future.
...this is our motto!
The aims of the association are:
- to create opportunities for social and cultural growth for young generations offering experiences in mobility, learning and information;
- to promote mutual understanding of the young generations in Europe and worldwide, enhancing cultural differences, breaking down stereotypes and prejudices;
- to promote the active citizenship of young people in general, particularly their European citizenship;
- to promote dialogue between generations aiming at growth and mutual exchange;
- to foster the spirit of initiative and entrepreneurship, promoting creative thinking and positive action on a local and international European level;
- to create a platform in order to facilitate the exchange of ideas, innovative experiences and information and encourage synergies that can contribute to the sustainable development of the land of Salento.