Helping in the kitchen

The Exchange

Kitchen hand or chef. Minimum stay 1week. You volunteer approximately 32 hours/week with 2 days off per week For your labor, you get a free bed, and some free community meals when they are available. When the community meals are not running, you will have to buy and cook your own food.


32 hours of help per week

Cooking: Prepare meals for guests.

Kitchen Hand: Help serving and organizing meals.

What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.

Breakfast: Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.

Lunch: Free lunch is served y'all, get yours!

Dinner: Have your free dinner before going to bed.

Cook your own meal: Feel free to prepare your own meal here


Beginner English or Beginner German

Over 18 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

When the kitchen is running which is approximately September 22- December 1st and then March 19th- about May 28th then you will receive 3 meals a day free of charge. When the kitchen is not running, you will have to buy and cook your own meals.