Doing volunteer work is a fun way to meet other people.
Being volunteer allows you to actively participate in the community and to become quickly acquainted with Eindhoven and its surroundings. It is the perfect way for entering into contact with the people of this city. Volunteer work is also fun, challenging, educational, and good for your personal development. Volunteer work comes in all sorts and sizes. Volunteer work can consist of thinking or doing, managing or implementing, in difficult or easy projects.
It is possible to do volunteer work for one or more parts of one or more days per week or for a fixed number of hours each month. Whether you wish to do volunteer work on a regular basis or just for once, the choice is yours!
There are an incredible number of activities that genuinely benefit from the contribution of volunteers. In Eindhoven, volunteers are sought, e.g. in the following sectors:
Sector Art and Culture
Tour guide for exhibits and assistants for educational activities o Bartenders at a film platform for established and upcoming talent
Exhibit assistant and Operator of the film room at a museum
Electrician at a theatre company
Sector Schools and Education
Assistant arts and crafts teacher at a primary school for special education
English teacher for advanced 55+ students
System manager and web designer for an organization that offers educational support to young people in their free time
Lunchtime assistant at the Lunchclub for primary school children
Campaign participant with a passion for Fair Trade o Host(ess) at the community support organization of a Christian church
Treasurer at one of several organizations
Sector Nature and Environment
Strong gardener, male or female, at a local history park
Promotion and communication assistants for the City's Nature Office
Guest families for sick dogs o Assistant at the animal shelter
Sector Sports and Recreation
Leader in charge of sports and games at the scouts club
Social bartenders during meeting nights for people with a disability
Organizer of the Kids Club at a large football club
Assistant teacher Thai Boxing
Buddy for people with a physical disability
Coach at the Open Learning Centre for refugees
Management assistant at an organization protecting the interests of senior citizens organizations
Sector Health and Health Services
Assistant at the linen service of a retirement home
First Aiders for offering better first aid at events
Buddy to assist those offering family volunteer aid
If volunteer work is something you would like to do, please contact Eindhoven Doet!