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Target AudienceChildren/youth
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23 initiatives found

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.


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.


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.


MSA Nour

SocietyHumanitarianism

MSA Nour’s mission is to represent and unite all the Muslim (followers of the Islam religion) students of Maastricht. We aim to contribute to their academic and religious identity. Secondly, we aspire to form a bridge between the Muslim and non-Muslim students, to create a multicultural community where everyone feels welcome, can learn from each other and most importantly, make new friends!

Topic of interestSociety Humanitarianism
Spoken languageEnglish Dutch
Student specific?For students only
InvolvementMembership
What's in it for you?Social contact
Target AudienceInternationals Students
Other tagsStudent run
Type of organisationAssociation

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."


Maastricht Platform for Community-Engaged Research/MPCER

BusinessHumanitarianism

Our mission is to create a multidisciplinary platform for employees at Maastricht University who do/support, or are interested in doing/supporting, community-engaged research.

Student specific?For all
Topic of interestBusiness Humanitarianism
InvolvementResearch
What's in it for you?Information Network opportunities
Type of organisationUniversity

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. ...


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

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...


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

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.


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

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.


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.


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