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Results of our volunteer survey 2020 are here!

In our blog post we give you first insights into the wishes, needs and motivations of a young and digital generation of volunteers and the possibility to download the study for further information is now available in Stuttgart

You know people in Stuttgart who want to get involved in social projects? Or social organizations that are looking for volunteers? Then let them know that now also offers exciting opportunities for volunteering in Stuttgart.

Online counseling session for NPOs using

Within the scope of our online consultation hour (approx. 30 minutes, will be via zoom) we would like to offer all our partner organisations the opportunity to get to know us and our offer for you and your organisation better.

Short and crisp we show you

  • the technical features of our platform
  • Possibilities for successful volunteer and material donation searches
  • Ways how you can nudge company cooperations via if necessary (possibilities for social days and fundraising)

At the same time there is the possibility to send us your questions and suggestions directly and to exchange ideas with us and other vostel partner organisations.

The online consultations take place every six weeks and are suitable for all newbies and long-term partners who want to make their search for volunteers and/or donations in kind via (still) successful.

The next consultation hours will be on the 4th and 23rd of March.

We are very much looking forward to getting to know you and your organization!

Please note: The session will be hold in German! We can also arrange a separate consultation (in English) by prior arrangement. Please contact us for this opportunity via email.


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 15263 volunteers with 758 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.

At present, we're supporting non-profits in Berlin, Cologne, Darmstadt, the region of Frankfurt Main, Hamburg, 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 in Berlin, Darmstadt, the Frankfurt Main area, Hamburg, Cologne, 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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