Project on The Valley and the People of Mugnone

I received a very interesting request (see below) by Fratellanza Popolare di Caldine and the association Amici dell’Archivio Comunale di Fiesole (Friends of the Fiesole City Archives). They are working on a project called Il MUGNONE, LA SUA VALLE, LA SUA GENTE (the valley and the people of Mugnone). They have collected a large quantity of data, […]


Artemisia is an anti-violence center with the goal of increasing social awareness, preventing violence against women and children, and supporting women and children who have been victims of violence. They seek volunteers for: secretarial activities phone helpline fundraising and other events playing with children in the play area language and IT classes for foreign women […]

Associazione Progetto Arcobaleno

Associazione Progetto Arcobaleno gives housing to homeless people or to women who have been sexually exploited, helps with schooling, organizes courses for immigrants… They are organizing some events (a party on 1 October, a sport event on 22 October) and are refurbishing the rooms where they host homeless people. The are looking for volunteers to help […]


WorldMedSchool aims at offering free medical online education dealing with the most severe diseases across the world. It seeks to strengthen medical education in countries with limited resources as well as in countries with high educational standard by offering “micro-lectures” produced by outstanding researchers and practitioners on some of the most relevant diseases. WMS is […]

Donating blood

The recent Italian earthquake has risen awareness on the importance of blood donation. For those of you interested in this, let me give you some basic info of how it works in Italy: _ Blood donation implies no risk for the donor. Every person in good health, weighting 50kg or more, and between 18 and 65 […]