European Volunteering Capital Communication Kit

Dear CEV members,


The content provided in this Tool Kit aims to support you and your members and partners to make the #EVCapital Competition more known to municipalities and regional authorities and to motivate their candidatures. All European municipalities from a Council of Europe country can participate and the deadline for the 2021 Competition is on 11 June 2019.

Please note that all the information provided here aims to bring added value to our CEV mission to contribute to the creation of an enabling political, social and economic environment in Europe where the full potential of volunteering can be realised. The action points as well as the use of the contents of the tool kit are offered as recommendations to support our shared objectives.


What does the Tool Kit consist of?


  1. A general logo to be included on your own communication outputs (together with the CEV logo) download here.

  2. A flyer (A5 format, .pdf) easy to share online and to print as handout in meetings download here.

  3. A short presentation (google doc, 6 slides) editable, you are invited to add slides that provide the context of the events where the presentation is used as visual support, it contains the main input about the competition, details about the call, contact, download here.

  4. A background document (pdf) provides info about the history of the competition, images from events connected to the different municipalities holding the title, details of the legacy of the years in question, download here.

  5. Why should municipalities take part in the competition (text, .pdf) arguments to use to convince municipalities about the added value, impact and legacy of being a candidate, download here.

  6. A list with suggested posts on Fb, Twitter, LinkedIn (in EN- living document) to be translated & used based on the timeline indicated in the call, download here.

  7. What do they say? A list with links to videos & quotes made by winners, candidates, background info / events relevant in the context of the #EVCapital Competition, download here.

  8. The Call for Candidates and a press release issued to announce it, download here.

  9. FAQs, download here.

  10. Action Points, download here.


Picture Gallery, view & download here.

For any questions or doubts about the information provided here, please contact us and

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