Volunteer opportunities in Geneva and Nyon – from helping the homeless to organising conferences.


Image above courtesy: Serve the City. Living in Nyon receives many emails from readers asking if there any volunteering opportunities in the area. There are plenty!  From helping to clean up the lake, to volunteering in charity shops, we will be featuring more of these on this site in the future. In the meantime, here […]

Big Bazaar in Nyon Saturday, Second Hand books in English, Toys, Gifts, Brocante and More

IWCN charity bazaar

  Tomorrow Saturday 10th November, the  IWCN (International Women’s Club of Nyon) Big Charity Bazaar will take place in Nyon. This bi-annual event is a big fund raiser for local and international charities and a great opportunity for expats to meet over a bite to eat at the bistro at the bazaar, to buy second […]

Raising Multilingual Children workshop/ Paddy Ashdown speaker at Gala Dinner

Paddy Ashdown 2

Tracey Tokuhama-Espinosa, author of “Raising Multilingual Children” and five other books on the brain and learning, will be visiting various destinations in Switzerland in November to present her dynamic workshops.  These workshops organised by Know it All Passport are very popular so book early to avoid disappointment!   See details below.  Also coming up on […]

Two fund raising events coming up – Raclette evening in Nyon and a Poetry reading in Geneva

saveitgroup a

Fund raising event on 24th March in Nyon for reconstruction of schools in Haiti Fund raising “Raclette Evening”  at 18:30 with wine, a live band (jazz and rock), good food and a tombola.  The event is being held  in Nyon on the 24th March at the Uni Global building on avenue Reverdil 8-10 (very near Nyon railway […]