Volunteer / General info
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To truly experience the magic of GZG you have to help make it happen! Here you will find all the info on how to join us.

🗓️ How to Sign-Up as a volunteer

  1. Every Sunday we will add a Sign-Up message in our GZG Sign-Up Group 
  2. Copy this sign-up message (press and hold it and then use the button in the top right corner) 
  3. Paste the message into your Type a message field and add your name in one of the available spaces before pressing the Send button.
  4. If for some reason you can’t make it anymore, please copy the last sign-up message, delete your name, and then paste it back into the group.
    This way everyone can quickly see which positions are currently filled and which are still available. 

📍Meetup Location

All our volunteer activities begin at this location:

Address: Kipstraat 37, Rotterdam

When you have arrived:

  1. Walk through the tall white columns towards the inner courtyard and look for the glass doors in the corner under the sign WMO RADAR. 
  2. The kitchen is located past the reception to your right. An Instigator will usually be there early to introduce you to the week’s cooking team. 

General Timeline


16:00 The Market Collectors meet at Kipstraat 37 and go on a treasure hunt for the best leftovers donated by our friendly market sellers in Blaak. Meanwhile the Bread Winners and Urban Harvesters pick up leftovers the bakery Das Brot 📌 and GroenGoed’s urban vegetable garden 📌.

17:00 All the leftovers are organised, documented and stored in our storage room at the Kipstraat and the ingredient list is communicated with the cooks via our Food Magicians What’s app group


16:00 The Food Magicians arrive and start turning the leftover ingredients into tasty dishes for our free social dinner buffet

18:15  The Table Managers start setting up the buffet tables and creating a cosy restaurant vibe.

19.00 First guests arrive and we all eat together and enjoy our weekly social activity/theme.

20.00 The Table Managers begin clearing the tables together with our guests. Meanwhile the Clean Sweepers divide the clean up tasks among the guests that offer to help.

20.45 The Clean Sweepers make sure everything is cleaned up and lock up the Kipstraat (if we are the last ones in the building).