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Save food for the Berliner Tafel as a driver
Berliner Tafel e.V.
Mitte, Berlin
Water and take care of tree seedlings in the Bucher Forst Berlin
aufBuchen e. V.
Fit for Five: Empowering Children as a Digital Mentor
KinderHelden gGmbH
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Projects for climate & environmental protection

There are countless ways to get involved in climate and environmental protection. But which one is right for you? We show you 7 possibilities.

Find your volunteer position with these 9 questions

Finding a volunteering activity that suits your interests and fits into your everyday life can be a real challenge. We have put together 9 questions for you to help you find out which commitment is right for you.

Discover our 5-Minute Commitments

Many people in Germany would like to get involved in charitable activities, but often lack the time. Do you feel the same way? Then our 5-minute commitments for everyday life could be something for you.


We are vostel

We are a small, Berlin-based social enterprise with a big dream: We envision a world where everyone contributes to a better, more sustainable future according to their abilities and regardless of how much time they have, what language they speak or what skills they bring with them. This is why we offer a wide range of volunteering opportunities at various non-profit organisations at We provide concrete possibilities for individuals, especially for the younger generation, to become socially engaged and help create a better world.

Since our founding in 2015, we have been able to match 34894 volunteers with 1633 social organisations through

In addition to recruiting volunteers and advising non-profit organisations on all aspects of their volunteer management, we help companies plan and implement rewarding corporate volunteering activities.

We're supporting non-profits Germany-wide, including Berlin, Bonn, Cologne, Darmstadt, Dusseldorf, the region of Frankfurt Main, Hamburg, Leipzig, Munich, Nuremberg, Stuttgart and Wiesbaden. In addition, we cooperate with organisations from all over Germany that are looking specifically for volunteers that support them online/remotely.

About the vostel team

For non-profit-organisations

Are you looking for volunteers for your initiative or organisation?

Whether it's to support your daily operations or to implement new ideas – offers you a quick and easy way to find helping hands and creative minds all over Germany, including Berlin, Bonn, Dusseldorf, Darmstadt, the Frankfurt Main area, Hamburg, Cologne, Leipzig, the Munich area, Nuremberg, Stuttgart and Wiesbaden.

We will gladly advise you and your organisation on various topics, including volunteer management, digital volunteering, young volunteers or ways to build meaningful collaborations with companies – either personally or as part of our nationwide workshops.
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For companies

Are you looking for Corporate Volunteering opportunities for your team or company?

We create a tailored Volunteering & Commitment Programme that suits your individual company needs and can achieve the biggest impact possible – on both, your employees and the social projects in your city.
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