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Stiftung Unionhilfswerk Berlin - Team die freiwilligen im Unionhilfswerk
Bezirk Lichtenberg, Berlin
Support the smartphone consultation hour for senior citizens (Solln)
youngcaritas München
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Get involved against far right & for democracy: what you can do now

Following Correctiv's publications on the inhumane plans of neo-Nazis, AfD politicians and businessmen, many people in Germany are asking themselves how they can get involved against the far right and in favour of a strong democracy - sustainably and beyond demonstrations.

We show you what you can do right now!

Cold aid: Emergency numbers & commitment for homeless people

When the nights get colder, homeless people in particular suffer from the low temperatures. In our article, you will find current cold aid emergency numbers for numerous German cities as well as opportunities to get involved in homeless aid in your city.

5 tips & places for meaningful in-kind donations

Every one of us has things at home that lie unused in drawers: clothes, books, games, technology and so much more. Yet there are many people and social institutions that can make good use of these things.

We show you where and how you can donate things wisely and make other people happy.


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 38314 volunteers with 1732 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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