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Target AudienceChildren/youth
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40 initiatives found

Match Maastricht

Society

The Match project aims to increase social involvement and engagement of students within the city of Maastricht and its surroundings. At Match organisations are able to find assistance and support for their projects while students have the opportunity to take what they learned and put it to practice in real-life situations.

1 volunteer positions
Topic of interestSociety
Spoken languageEnglish Dutch
Target AudienceLocals
Other tagsMatch
Type of organisationUniversity Foundation
Student specific?Mainly students

Serve the City

SocietyHumanitarianism

Serve the City Maastricht helps people who have a hard(er) time through spot, games, music and so much more. Together with local social organizations who help people in need, Serve the City organize in nood helpen, organiseert Serve the City meaningful opportunities for you as a volunteer to be involved in your own city.

Topic of interestSociety Humanitarianism
Spoken languageEnglish Dutch
Student specific?For all
InvolvementVolunteering
What's in it for you?Social contact

the Masters

BusinessHumanitarianism

The Masters is a special place in Wyck which facilitates differently developed youth in finding external social internships, discover- use- and develop- their talents.

Student specific?For all
Spoken languageDutch
Topic of interestBusiness Humanitarianism
ActivityTeaching

Match housing

SocietyHumanitarianism

Match houses are homes located in different Maastricht neighbourhoods where you live for free – you only pas electricity, gas, water and internet. Together with a team of fellow students you connect your neighbourhood and help neighbours to build new relationships. The project is an ongoing experiment to enable students to have a lasting positive impact on communities and neighbourhoods in the c...


Match for Brighter Futures

Humanitarianism

Match for Brighter Futures aims to create equal opportunities for all children and teenagers in Maastricht. Students help teenagers in need with their homework and coach them to develop their talents and realise their dreams.

Student specific?For students only
Spoken languageDutch
Topic of interestHumanitarianism
InvolvementVolunteering
What's in it for you?Volunteer allowance
Target AudienceChildren/youth Locals
Type of organisationUniversity Project

@Ease

Humanitarianism

Conversations with @ease are always confidential, free and non-committal. Moreover, there is no waiting list and no referral from a doctor is required for our services. As a volunteer you provide a listening ear to anyone that needs this mental health service.


Kaleido

Society

Kaleido offers Maastricht’s internationally-minded students a “place to be" where they can hang out, exchange thoughts and ideas with others, study and party. At Kaleido everyone is welcome, no matter what you’re studying, which clothes you’re wearing, what music you listen to, if you’re vegan or a meat-lover.

Topic of interestSociety
Student specific?For students only
What's in it for you?Social contact
Type of organisationAssociation University

Humanitas

SocietyHumanitarianism

Humanitas will find someone to help you're having a hard time. They are always looking for volunteers. Their Buddy project matches people together that can use your help or your company. The interactions are diverse and the connection is meaningful.


CNME

Sustainability

Our goal is to connect people and nature in the Maastricht region. We stimulate citizens, companies and governments to be involved with nature in their environment. Sustainabilty isn't a simple trick, it is a lifestyle!

Topic of interestSustainability
Student specific?For all
InvolvementVolunteering
What's in it for you?Information Social contact
Target AudienceChildren/youth

Mens Achter de Patient (MAP)

SocietyHumanitarianism

The 'human behind the patient' strives to make healthcare more humanity oriented. It is a student initiative that brings the stories of patient to the future healthcare professionals.


Homeless Project Maastricht

Humanitarianism

We are a group of people cooking at a salvation army once a week on either mondays, tuesdays or thursdays from 15:30 to 17:30. We are searching for open minded volunteers to join our team of about 25 people. We are excited about new ideas or concepts on how to enlarge our project or make it more efficient. Don’t be shy to write us a message if you are still here after the summer and want to join...

Student specific?For all
Topic of interestHumanitarianism
InvolvementVolunteering
What's in it for you?Social contact
Target AudiencePeople without homes
ActivityCooking
Type of organisationProject

Enactus

BusinessHumanitarianism

Enactus believes in business as a force for social, environmental and economic benefit. We are social entrepreneurs who tackle local problems to empower the community in Maastricht! "Poverty is not a lack of willpower or effort, it is a lack of opportunities."


Fietsen alle jaren

SocietyHumanitarianism

Everyone deserve to enjoy the feeling of the wind through your hair. Memories that flood in when you cycle through the familiar streets, or the thoughts that cross your head in nature. "Cycling through the years" wants to help people relive these memories when they can't cycle themselves.

Topic of interestSociety Humanitarianism
Student specific?For all
InvolvementVolunteering
What's in it for you?Social contact
Target AudienceElderly
Type of organisationProject

In de Rooden Leeuw

SocietyHumanitarianism

In de Rooden Leeuw, vernoemd naar de gevelsteen, is een vrijwilligers-organisatie. Zij tracht een actieve bijdrage te leveren aan het welzijn van mensen die (extra) aandacht en sociale steun behoeven. Centrum In de Rooden Leeuw biedt: Activiteiten en cursussen op het gebied van spiritualiteit, inspiratie, bewustwording, ontmoeting en zingeving

Topic of interestSociety Humanitarianism
Student specific?For all
Spoken languageDutch
InvolvementVolunteering
What's in it for you?Social contact
Target AudienceElderly

Credo huis

Humanitarianism

Wij geloven dat iedere jongere kostbaar en waardevol is, gaven en talenten heeft en tot bloei kan komen. Het Credo Huis biedt vanuit een kleinschalige aanpak een veilig (t)huis voor jongeren tussen de 18 en 24 jaar. Samen met een team van gepassioneerde professionals, vrijwilligers en betrokken partners helpen wij jongeren bij het (her)ontdekken van hun identiteit, bekwaamheid en zelfstandigheid. ...


InnBetween

Society

The InnBetween is an open student community that comes together to have meaningful experiences. We organize events focused on the things we are passionate about and are driven by spirituality. What do we love? To challenge and inspire you to find true meaning in all your endeavours!

Topic of interestSociety
Spoken languageEnglish Dutch
InvolvementVolunteering
What's in it for you?Social contact
Target AudienceStudenten
Type of organisationFoundation
Student specific?Mainly students

ACMUS

Society

The purpose of the Afro-Caribbean Maastricht University Society is to provide an intercultural platform for all current and future students in Maastricht of Afro-Caribbean heritage or otherwise in affiliation with the Afro-Caribbean heritage and culture. Our association is a diverse and inclusive collective that values mulitculturalism. We aim to foster a sense of community within ACMUS and connec...

Topic of interestSociety
Spoken languageEnglish
Student specific?For students only
InvolvementVolunteering
What's in it for you?Social contact
Target AudienceStudenten
Other tagsStudent run
Type of organisationAssociation

Mondiaal Maastricht

SustainabilityHumanitarianismPoliticsLawCulture

Mondiaal Maastricht is a knowledge center for Sustainable Development (SDGs, Global Goals), Global Citizenship and Climate Action. The issues that our society is facing today are urgent, complex and global in nature: transition to a sustainable world, tackling the climate crisis and strengthening democracy and citizenship.For many people in Maastricht these topics are difficult to grasp and rele...


't Wieckerhoes Vrouwenopvang

Humanitarianism

't Wieckerhoes is een opvanghuis voor vrouwen met of zonder kinderen (zonen tot 12 jaar) die bijvoorbeeld vanwege huiselijk geweld, relatieproblemen of financiële problemen dak- of thuisloos geworden zijn. In een veilige, huiselijke omgeving kunnen zij op verhaal komen en met hulp, ondersteuning en begeleiding weer hun weg in het leven vinden.

Student specific?For all
Spoken languageDutch
Topic of interestHumanitarianism
InvolvementVolunteering
Target AudienceWomen

AEGEE Maastricht

Society

AEGEE-Maastricht is a European student association, focused on cultural integration and exchange. As a member of AEGEE-Maastricht you will have an amazing time, meet new people and travel across Europe.

Topic of interestSociety
Spoken languageEnglish
Student specific?For students only
Target AudienceStudenten
ActivityGovernance
Type of organisationAssociation

Meet Maastricht

Culture

Are you new to Maastricht? Are you curious about the town and its history? Meet Maastricht will take you on a beautiful journey through time, helping you discover the town’s secrets! We organize tailor-made activities for students and other young internationals, in collaboration with experts from cultural institutions of Maastricht. We also guide you through the most interesting cultural events ...

Spoken languageEnglish Dutch
Student specific?For all
InvolvementVolunteering
What's in it for you?Information Network opportunities
Target AudienceElderly Internationals Locals
Type of organisationFoundation
Topic of interestCulture

GECCO

Sustainability

GECCO is your Universalis Sustainability Committee at University College Maastricht. We provide you with green solutions to everyday University Problems!

Topic of interestSustainability
Spoken languageEnglish
Student specific?For students only
InvolvementVolunteering
Target AudienceStudenten
Type of organisationAssociation

Amnesty International Maastricht Students

SocietyPoliticsHumanitarianism

We are an international platform for young people to explore and develop their leadership potential. As the world’s largest student-run non-profit organization, we develop students on a global scale into responsible and entrepreneurial leaders. Society needs leaders who are both globally minded and values driven. Through global internships, we advance youth leadership development at for-profit a...


gezondheidsuniversiteit

Health

De Gezondheidsuniversiteit is een initiatief van studenten in samenwerking met het Maastricht UMC+. Het doel is bevordering van het gezondheidsbewustzijn bij het algemene publieks. Dit willen we realiseren door op een leuke en interactieve manier mensen uit Maastricht en omgeving kennis te laten maken met de werking van het lichaam in ziekte en gezondheid, gedurende een collegereeks van vijf avond...

Topic of interestHealth
Spoken languageDutch
Student specific?For all
Target AudienceLocals
Other tagsStudent run
Type of organisationFoundation

Green Office Maastricht

Sustainability

Green Office is shaping a green future for Maastricht University


IMFSA Maastricht

Health

IFMSA-NL streeft ernaar medisch georiënteerde studenten te verenigen voor global health en hen de benodigde waarden, kennis en vaardigheden te geven om hieraan bij te dragen binnen de gezondheidssector en de maatschappij.

Topic of interestHealth
Spoken languageDutch
Student specific?For students only
Target AudienceChildren/youth Studenten
Other tagsStudent run
Type of organisationUniversity Foundation

Maastrichtse Studentenraad

SocietyPolitics

De Maastrichtse Studentenraad tracht studenten in Maastricht een stem te geven door hun belangen te behartigen bij de politieke en instellingen.

Topic of interestSociety Politics
Spoken languageEnglish Dutch
Student specific?For students only
Target AudienceLocals
Other tagsStudent run
Type of organisationFoundation

Taskforce QRS

Health

Topic of interestHealth
Spoken languageDutch
Student specific?For students only
InvolvementVolunteering
Target AudienceChildren/youth
ActivityTeaching
Type of organisationUniversity Foundation

Buurtbrök Mariaberg

Society

Gezellige inloopplek in jouw buurt, waar de koffie altijd klaar staat, waar je samen met andere buurtbewoners een krantje kan lezen. Je kunt er ook eens komen snuffelen tussen onze tweedehands spulletjes en kleding. Er worden verschillende activiteiten voor buurtbewoners georganiseerd zoals: breien, kienen, bloemschikken, creatief/knutselen en soms is er een middagactiviteit rondom een bepaald the...


stichting gehandicapten Limburg

SocietyHumanitarianism

We helpen mensen met hersenletsel om op hun eigen manier verder te komen. Om een zo zelfstandig mogelijk leven te leiden en actief deel te nemen aan de maatschappij. In het bijzonder richten we ons op mensen met (niet-aangeboren) hersenletsel in de fase na een ziekenhuisopname of revalidatie.

Topic of interestSociety Humanitarianism
Spoken languageDutch
Student specific?For all
InvolvementVolunteering
What's in it for you?Social contact Training
Other tagsBuddy
Type of organisationFoundation

COC Limburg

Society

COC Limburg is the main LGBT organisation of Limburg and the region. We stand for the interests and rights of lesbians, homosexuals, bisexuals, and transgenders, since 1972. COC Limburg consists of several internal organisations, from youth to elderly, from people with mental disabilities to bicultural individuals. We provide a safe environment where social interaction within a specific group is p...


Levanto

SocietyHumanitarianism

LEVANTO staat voor LEven VAN TOp tot teen. Dat raakt meteen de visie van de LEVANTOgroep: wij zijn ervan overtuigd dat een actieve deelname aan de samenleving voor iedereen een belangrijke voorwaarde is voor een zinvol en volwaardig leven. Dat doen we vanuit onze kernwaarden: passie, innovatie, verbinding en ondernemerschap.


Resto van Harte

Society

Resto VanHarte in Maastricht is een sociaal buurtrestaurant. Buurtbewoners ontmoeten elkaar in T Trefcentrum Wittevrouwenveld en genieten samen van een betaalbaar, goed en gezond driegangendiner. De prijs is zeven euro. Iedereen is welkom om te komen eten. Iedereen is ook welkom om als vrijwilliger te helpen. Kom langs, ontmoet je buurtgenoten, schuif gezellig aan of doe mee. Inloop vanaf 17.30 uu...

Topic of interestSociety
Spoken languageDutch
Student specific?For all
InvolvementVolunteering
What's in it for you?Social contact
Target AudienceLocals
Type of organisationFoundation

Ronald McDonaldHuis

SocietyHumanitarianismHealth

Zieke kinderen voelen zich beter met hun ouders, broertjes en zusjes in de buurt. Ouders houden de zorg beter vol met een rustplek dicht bij hun zieke kind. Want als je hele wereld op de kop staat door ziekte of zorg, is als familie bij elkaar zijn het belangrijkst. Help mee.

Topic of interestSociety Humanitarianism Health
Spoken languageDutch
Student specific?For all
InvolvementVolunteering
Target AudienceChildren/youth
Type of organisationFoundation

waterscouting Jan van Gent

SportsNature

Wij zijn de zuidelijkste waterscouting groep van Nederland. 's zomers op het water en 's winters op het land hebben wij iedere zaterdag een gevuld programma. Ben je benieuwd, of twijfel je nog? kom gerust binnenlopen op ons wachtschip!

Topic of interestNature Sports
Spoken languageDutch
Student specific?For all
InvolvementVolunteering
Target AudienceChildren/youth
Type of organisationAssociation

Samen onbeperkt

SocietyHumanitarianism

Stichting Samen Onbeperkt staat voor collectieve belangenbehartiging van mensen met een beperking en/of chronische ziekte in Maastricht en de regio. De stichting wil dat iedereen volwaardig kan meedoen in de samenleving. Wij maken ons sterk voor gelijke rechten en gelijke kansen.

Topic of interestSociety Humanitarianism
Spoken languageDutch
Student specific?For all
InvolvementVolunteering
Other tagsBuddy
Type of organisationFoundation

Vluchtenlingenwerk

HumanitarianismLaw

De vrijwilligers en beroepskrachten van VluchtelingenWerk begeleiden vluchtelingen in Maastricht. We begeleiden hen bij hun asielprocedure, huisvesting, integratie, taal en werk. Daarnaast geven we voorlichting en gastlessen over vluchtelingen.


Deken Hanneman Stichting

Society

De Deken Hanneman Stichting werkt in Maastricht en koppelt betrouwbare vrijwilligers aan mensen die wat extra hulp nodig hebben in hun thuissituatie. Denk aan klusjes in huis, dingen regelen, gezelschap. Dit kunnen we alleen doen met TOP vrijwilligers, dus meld u snel aan als u ook een paar uurtjes per maand vrij wil maken voor een ander!

Topic of interestSociety
Spoken languageDutch
Student specific?For all
InvolvementVolunteering
What's in it for you?Social contact
Other tagsBuddy
Type of organisationFoundation

UNSA United Nations Student Association

SocietySustainabilityHumanitarianismPoliticsLawCultureHealthNature

We use the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nation as a steady guide on how to push forward together for a better future and positive impact.


Grenzeloos Maastricht

SocietyBusiness

Grenzeloos is a social enterprise restaurant that builds the best start possible for new Dutch people with a refugee background. Through our apprenticeship trajectory people learn the language, develop their skills and build a social network. Come volunteer as a language buddy, do an internship with us or try our tasty coffee and food!