Since the arrival of a large number of refugees in Amsterdam, many local residents have given them a heart-warming welcome. Do you also want to do something to help refugees, asylum-seekers and residence permit-holders?
Lauren did volunteer work with girls, she cooked with them every Friday. It helped her to get to know more people and to have a purpose in her free time.
Nick is Englishman, living in Amsterdam for work and doing volunteer work at the Food Bank (Voedselbank).
“What VCA did for me is an entry point in the local nonprofit sector. I had to build a network from scratch. VCA connected me with the right people so that I could continue in the same field I worked in before.”
Volunteers can search through almost twothousand volunteering opportunities via the vacancy database. There are also vacancies written in English.