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What you offer

32h

Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Painting & Decorating
Help with painting or decorating the property facilities.
Handyman
Help with a wide range of repairs or building.
Gardening
Help grow plants and cultivate gardens
Additional Fee
This host charges a fee in addition to the cost of the Worldpackers annual plan.
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What you get

2

Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
Breakfast
You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.
Lunch
You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.
Dinner
You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Support
Support
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Insurance
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The Experience

Come to Hurlach and volunteer at a university extension campus and training base We need volunteers to paint, plaster, and for general maintenance. However, if you have other skills, apply anyways! If you are a good helper and flexible about what you do, then there maybe a place for you here! =)

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Additional Fee Required

Everyone, including all staff, pay to volunteer at this ngo. Therefore, in order to help pay for the expense of upkeep of a castle, each volunteer is required to pay 5€ per night. However, during Sept to June you get: 3 free meals a day, 6 free snacks per week and the choice of any free, donated food provided by the local food bank. So, you are getting a lot of benefits for 5€ per night.

Requirements

  • Beginner English or Beginner German
  • Over 18 years old
  • Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or pairs)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Availability

Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Stay at least
2 weeks
Stay up to
6 weeks

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  • b) How was your day-to-day routine?
  • c) How much did you spend on this trip?

1 Review

5.0

Host & Team

5.0

Hours & Tasks

5.0

School

5.0

Learning & Fun

5.0

Brazil

5

I love the experience, everybody in the castle are very helpful and have a good energy. The place and the city are amazing (if you like quite and nature places).

Mar/02/2019

About the host

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Hosted by Patti

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Response Time
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