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Teach Munich's Ukrainian Refugees How to Code (English/Ukrainian/Russian)
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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.

Find your volunteering opportunity in Ukraine Aid

On our Ukraine Support page, you will find opportunities to help people from Ukraine by volunteering or through donations in kind. We are in constant exchange with our partner organisations and will continuously add new projects. Your support matters!

BLOG | Here's how you can support Ukrainians now

On our blog you can find the most important ways to support people from Ukraine, from monetary donations to engagement opportunities and demos. Your support counts!


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 29444 volunteers with 1428 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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