Volunteer Search Resources

Multiple Locations

  • Directory of Development Organizations:  A list of all registered development organizations in Switzerland. The directory of development organizations has been prepared to facilitate international cooperation and knowledge sharing in development work, both among civil society organizations, academic and research institutions, governments and the private sector.

German-Speaking Region

  • BENEVOL Switzerland: The umbrella organization of professionals and agencies for volunteering in the German-speaking part of Switzerland.
  • Freiwillig ZH: A listing of all professional placement agencies in Kanton Zurich (information in German)
  • Swiss International Volunteer Organisation (SiVO): More and more highly qualified expats are moving to Switzerland. Their skills, work and life experiences often go underutilized.   The main objective of this initiative is to develop a platform to connect those individuals interested in volunteering their skills and time with organizations looking for volunteers.