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Voluntary Service in Leipzig: European Solidarity Corps

We are supporting and hosting organisation for the voluntary service „European Solidarity Corps“ (ESC). We have different hosting organisations in Leipzig and offer voluntary places every year.

Our volunteers live in shared flats. Everybody has an own room and share bathroom and kitchen. The flats are full equipped and have internet connection.

During the voluntary service, volunteers get budget for food, transportation and pocket money. It is financed by the EU programme European Solidarity Corps.

E-Mail: application(at)

Skype: evs-leipzig

How to become a volunteer in Leipzig

We are offering young people the opportunity to volunteer in Leipzig, in general for a period of twelve months.

We offer a variety of placements in the social, cultural and educational sector.
If you are interested in taking part in ESC, you should be between 18 and 30, live in an European or partner country and be willing to commit your time, energy and enthusiasm to volunteer for a longer period of time.

Our host organisations in Leipzig:

International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film (2 places)


project dates: 1st March 2020 – 31st December 2020

project topics: Creativity and culture, ICT - new technologies - digital competences

volunteers profile: Open only for EU-volunteers/without visa, preferably 20-26 (26-30 is possible), good English, basic German needed

project details: pdf

Please complete the online application form that you find here. The application deadline is November 29th, 2019.