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Target AudienceChildren/youth
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12 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.

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

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

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

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...


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

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

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

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...


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

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!


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