Workcamp in a Brewery? Why not! (workcamp in CR)

28.8. - 2.9.2017

Become an important member of the unique Chříč brewery in Pilsen region run by the non-profit organization called Propolis, z.s. This international and only one week long workcamp will bring you closer to the local community and along with the Propolis founders and other workers you will help with an outdoor wall construction, preparation of their legendary festival and opening event of their elementary school.

propolisThe group of volunteers will help with building what we call “The Great Wall of Chříč” using traditional materials such as stones and clay, setting up a primary school and preparing the summer festival Kricfest. Finally, you will spend the last day of workcamp enjoying the festival.

Workcamps, however, are not only about work. After work you can look forward to a special reward – Chříč original 11° beer, beautiful countryside, mixing with the locals, delicious home-made meals and other interesting activities – brewery excursion, visit of Everyday Museum or evening workshop with pictures slideshow. Are you excited? We certainly are!

You can check pictures and articles from past events at the same place and pack your bags, because this workcamp is just round the corner!


Shortly after you apply, we will send you an e-mail with instructions what to do next.

Please notice that only the Czechs and foreigners currently living in the Czech Republic can apply directly via Tamjdem on this website. If you live abroad, please visit the website of our international partner Service Civil International and find your local organization that will help you process your application. 
Details of this workcamp in the international database are to be found here.


IMG_0386You can find only basic information about the project here. All details about work, free time, accommodation etc. will be send to the volunteers approximately one month before the start.

ACCOMMODATION: We will be sleeping on the mattress in shared rooms. You need to bring your own sleeping bag. The rooms are reserved for us volunteers, we are going to share the rest of the house with the brewery people. Hot water in the bathroom and flush toilet are included.  There is a wifi connection

FOOD: Food is provided for the whole workcamp, from breakfast to dinner, we will help with preparation. Its possible to provide vegetarian food.

MINIMUM AGE: The age of Czech participants is 15+, and of the volunteers from abroad is 18+.

LANGUAGE: English on a communicative level at least, a slight knowledge of Czech is an advantage, not a requirement.

CODE OF THE WORKCAMP: CZ-TAM 9.3 (you will need it in the application)

CONTACT: If you have any questions, please write to Eva to e-mail workcampy(at) and we will be happy to help you!

We are looking forward to having you here!

Where we go?

Propolis z.s.

Kids and youngsters, People with disadvantages, Citizen´s initiative

Propolis z. s. is a civic organization in Chříč village. Its aim was to turn ramshackle brewery into a living space, a cultural centre where people meet. Nowadays the brewery works as a sheltered workshop employing handicapped or socially excluded... Číst dál

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