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Volunteer in Frankfurt | 5 exciting projects you can support today

You live in Frankfurt and want to volunteer in a social project? But you don’t know which organization or initiative you would like to support? In this blog post you will find a selection of exciting social projects that are looking forward to helping hands and motivated volunteers.

Don’t see a project you’d like to get involved in? Then you will find many other volunteering opportunities in Frankfurt on vostel.de. Just take a look.

Your vostel.de team wishes you a great volunteering experience!


1 I Become part of the gift wrapping event and collect donations for a children’s hospice in South Africa

Every year at Christmas time, the IFB umbrella organization launches a Christmas gift-wrapping campaign. As a volunteer, you wrap the shopping of Hugendubel customers in exchange for a small donation. The profits go to the Löwenmut children’s hospice in South Africa.

From December 1 to 24, you can volunteer at the packing event. Sign up directly for one or even several shifts via vostel.de!


2 | Stand up against homophobia, sexism and racism and give advice to teenagers

Outing Blog is a volunteer association that gives you the chance to advise and educate young people on queer realted topics. You can, for example, manage their social media channels or lead open conversations with teenagers.

Together with many other volunteers, you plan numerous activities such as iAt the moment we are desperately looking for new volunteers. Therefore, your options for volunteering and contributing are extremely versatile! Would you like to actively support the LGBTQIA+ community? Then join them now!


3 I Organize an intercultural cooking evening with newcomers and locals

Good food, cooking and the opportunity to exchange with people from all over the world excites you? The network Über den Tellerrand Frankfurt organizes cooking events for people with different cultural backgrounds. International dishes are cooked and eaten together.

As part of the team, you will help to discuss recipes, shop for the right ingredients and, of course, actively participate in the cooking. Why not combine your social volunteering in Frankfurt with delicious food? Get in touch with the team right away!


4 I Become a Reading Hero for elementary school children in Frankfurt

For many elementary school children, learning to read properly means above all a gain in self-confidence and better chances for the future. The KinderHelden Initiative’s Lesetandem+ project is still looking for volunteer mentors. Each mentor accompanies an elementary school child over the course of a year as they learn to read.

If you would like to support a child with a challenging background and give your undivided attention for about 2 hours per week, don’t hesitate to contact the organization!


5 I Support a newcomer in Frankfurt by becoming a tandem partner

Start with a Friend is all about connecting, exchanging and, in the best case, making new friends. The social organization connects newcomers and locals into tandems. In this way, they want to make it easier for newcomers to arrive in Germany and build up a social network.

After an initial face-to-face meeting with the organization, tandem pairs are matched according to interests, needs and backgrounds. The two of you coordinate when you meet, what you do together or what your tandem needs help with, so you are always flexible in your time planning.


Still haven’t found the right project for which you would like to volunteer in Frankfurt? Then you will find many more opportunities for volunteering on vostel.de and certainly the right project for you.


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