SCI Switzerland organisation: it consists of more than 600 members, 100 volunteers, the secretariat in Berne and the committee.

Secretariat Bern

Loretta Scherler (65%) - (she/her)

Communication & projects, volunteer management, program managers North South & LTV. Contact person for young LGBT + people

Francesca Albanello (80%) - (she/her)

EVS and long-term assignments, fundraising

Nathalia Zimmermann (80%) - (she/her)

Finances, member care, association work, Program Ostwärts & Fundraising

Sara Castillo (50%) - (she/her)

Communication, Social Media & Events

Anastasiia Spitsina (75%) - (she/her)

Volunteer within the framework of European Voluntary Service, placement and preparation workcamps

Iuliia Beliaeva (75%) - (she/her)

Volunteer within the framework of European Voluntary Service, Program Ostwärts and Living Library


The honorary board members meet four times a year and discuss current issues in connection with the operational programs, make strategic decisions and continuously develop SCI Switzerland organisation. They are elected every two years by the SCI members during the annual meeting.

SCI Switzerland is led by a voluntary committee:

Christopher McHale, Eliane Preiswerk, Gerardina Bello, Marsilio Passaglia, Muriel Berger, Ursula Wyss, Hugo Zimmermann and Clavdija Jurak.

622 members 

+100 volunteers


The mission statement describes the vision, mission and values ​​of SCI Switzerland.


SCI Switzerland is an association. SCI Switzerland organisation and form are laid down in the statutes.

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