Volunteering in Stuttgart | 5 projects you can support right away
You would like to do some volunteering in Stuttgart, but don’t know exactly where yet? Then we have 5 selected social projects for you here that would be very happy to have your support. Of course, you can find many other social projects in which you can get involved in Stuttgart on vostel.de.
1 I Support the volunteer Corona Test Centre of wirtesten.org
basic german skills needed
wirtesten.org is a team of committed citizens who want to design a way out of the pandemic situation with the help of preventive testing.
For the operation of their test centre in Stuttgart North, they are looking for volunteers to assist with registration, test distribution, laboratory and smear tests. There is a short-term training on site for this. Contact the team if you would like to support.
2 I Get involved in the Second-Hand Social Store
BASIC GERMAN SKILLS NEEDED
As one of the largest social enterprises in Germany, the Unternehmensverbund Neue Arbeit runs 5 social department stores in Stuttgart and the Esslingen district.
As a volunteer, you can support the organisation in many different areas: from collecting donations to sorting and processing to selling in one of the social shops, administration or working in the area of social media. Does this sound like something for you? Then get in touch with the social department stores’ team now.
3 I Become a shop assistant at Schwäbsche Tafel Stuttgart
BASIC GERMAN SKILLS NEEDED
The Schwäbische Tafel Stuttgart has set itself the task of saving food from being thrown away and giving it to those in need for a small cost contribution.
If you would like to support the team as a volunteer, you can take on tasks in various areas: Loading and unloading the vehicles, sorting and putting away food or looking after the customers in the shop.
4 I Take on a visiting sponsorship for an elderly person
advanced german skills needed
The Diakoniestation Stuttgart cares for elderly people and people in need of help at home to enable them to live in their own four walls.
As a volunteer, you can take on a visiting sponsorship for an older person and thus bring them great joy in their everyday life. You can organise your joint activities individually, whether it’s talking, playing games, going for walks or accompanying someone on shopping trips or doctor’s appointments. If this sounds interesting to you and you are interested in a long-term sponsorship of at least 6 months, then contact the Diakonie now.
5 I Get involved with the Ozeankind e.V. team to actively fight plastic waste
MEDIUM GERMAN SKILLS NEEDED
Ozeankind e.V. campaigns nationally and internationally with the help of recycling and educational projects for children for increased awareness in dealing with disposable plastic and against the ever-increasing littering of nature by throwaway plastic.
As a volunteer, you can become active in the team and support the planning and implementation of clean-ups, educational events or the acquisition of new members. Sounds like an exciting mission? Then get in touch with the Stuttgart regional group.
Still haven’t found the right volunteering opportunity for you in Stuttgart? Then take a look at vostel.de and discover many more projects!
Your vostel.de Team wishes you a joyful volunteering!