Gaining work experience by doing volunteering work

Volunteer work provides valuable work experience as well. You increase your network, develop your skills and can really make a difference for another person. There are various organizations that are regularly looking for new volunteers:


  • ContourdeTwern
    for volunteer work and informal care in Tilburg and the surrounding area.
  • Rode Kruis studentendesk
    Link between the Dutch Red Cross and Tilburg students and offers volunteer work
  • Serve the City
    Aims to create social awareness among Tilburg students and to involve students in their city through volunteer work
  • Vriendendienst Tilburg
    Is looking for 'buddies' to accompany psychologically vulnerable citizens

The Netherlands

  • Nederland cares
    Jelps through ‘new-style volunteering’, i.e. helping when it suits you

Are you looking for a job or internship in the Netherlands and you don't speak Dutch? Then visit English language vacancies and internships.