Volunteering Opportunities

Volunteering in Leipzig | 6 projects that are looking forward to your support

You are looking for a suitable volunteering activity in Leipzig? There are many ways to get involved in social projects. In this article, we introduce you to 6 non-profit organizations that are currently looking for volunteers. 

You haven’t found the right project for you yet? On vostel.de you can find more exciting volunteering opportunities in Leipzig.


1 | Assist as a trainer in cycling courses for women with and without migration experience

Together with a team of volunteers, the organization ‘Bike Bridge’ offers cycling courses for women with and without migration experience on a regular basis. In the project ‘Bike & Belong’ the participants are supported in strengthening their spatial and social mobility.  

Would you like to be involved in this project as a trainer or by supporting childcare? The ‘Bike Bridge’ team is looking forward to meeting you! 


2 | Help as a supervisor for people with autism on a vacation trip

The Autism Center Leipzig regularly organizes vacation trips for people from the autism spectrum to enable them to enjoy a nice vacation. Motivated volunteers are needed to help organize the vacation trip and individually accompany the participants as a supervisor. 

Write a message to the Autism Center Leipzig if you would like to be a part of the vacation trip and learn more about it.


3 | Support the implementation of an online survey for incoming refugees from Ukraine

There are still many refugees arriving from the Ukraine who need our support. To continuously improve the assistance offered and to adapt it to the concrete needs of the arriving people, the team of Leipzig helps Ukraine e.V. is planning to conduct an online survey for Ukrainians. 

With your experience in creating and conducting online surveys, you can make an important contribution to the support of refugees from Ukraine. Does this sound like an exciting task for you? Then get in touch with the team now!


4 I Get involved in a garden project and support insect protection solutions

Spring is here and nature is awakening to new life. This also brings the protection of insect habitats back into focus. In the garden project of Leipzig summt e.V., you can get involved in active insect protection in a variety of ways.

Whether it’s building insect hotels, installing raised beds or sowing insect-friendly plants, the team is looking forward to your commitment and your creative ideas.


5 I Accompany people as a translator during visits to the doctor

The language barrier often makes it difficult for newcomers to receive medical care. To address this problem, the Comeds Leipzig team is looking for committed people to accompany newcomers as translators during visits to the doctor. Currently, the languages French, Spanish, Arabic and Russian are in particular demand, but all other language skills can also be of important help. 

Would you like to support the project as a translator? The Comeds Leipzig team is looking forward to your registration.


6 I Get involved as a mentor and support students in career orientation

Career orientation is a major challenge for many students. The team of ArbeiterKind.de has set itself the goal of accompanying and supporting young people from families without university experience in their career orientation. ArbeiterKind.de is looking for mentors and volunteers who would like to help organize workshops and who are keen to take the project forward.

Would you also like to share your experience and support students in their professional and personal development? Then sign up now! 


You haven’t found a suitable volunteering activity in Leipzig for you yet? Then take a look at vostel.de and discover many more opportunities!


Your vostel.de team wishes you lots of fun with your volunteering in Leipzig!

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