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Rubrik-Icon Every year more than 1,600 young people do their voluntary service with us at home and abroad.
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Rubrik-Icon Since 2006 we have been working in the field of emergency pedagogy with traumatized children from many different countries.
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Friends of Waldorf Education
Friends of Waldorf Education

Since 1976 we promote Waldorf education around the globe. Thus far we have been able to support more than 830 Waldorf initiatives worldwide. Each year 1.800 young people commit to a voluntary service and by the worldwide student campaign WOW-Day children get enabled to go to school. All our donations are forwarded at 100 %. Furthermore, our emergency education program conducts urgently needed rehabilitation campaigns in many conflict areas.

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Waldorf Worldwide

We forward 100% of all donations. Up to date we were able to support more than 600 projects.

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Voluntary Services

Every year more than 1,600 young people do their voluntary service with us at home and abroad.

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Emergency Pedagogy

Since 2006 we have been working in the field of emergency pedagogy with traumatized children from many different countries.

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WOW-Day

WOW-Day is an international student campaign to collect donations for children around the globe.

Volunteering around the world

You are interested in volunteering abroad? Then you have come to the right place.

No matter whether after school, with completed vocational training or after your studies - with us you will find the right voluntary service for your unforgettable year abroad. Find out now about your chances for a voluntary service abroad.

Emergency Pedagogy - First Aid for the Soul

Trauma pedagogical acute help in crises and disaster prevention

The emergency pedagogy of the "friends" has been helping traumatised children and young people processing their experiences since 2006. The missions on the entire world are supplemented by national and international Seminars. They are an important part of disaster preparedness and at the same time, build the network of global crisis intervention teams.

Waldorf Worldwide

Since 1976 the Friends of Waldorf Education have been supporting Waldorf educational institutions all around the world.

We are committed to Waldorf Schools, Waldorf Kindergartens as well as curative education and social therapy institutions that urgently need support. Learn more about initiatives currently seeking financial assistance. Find out about our worldwide day of action, WOW-Day, about educational sponsorships or read our online magazine "Waldorf Worldwide".

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We look forward to receiving your donation.

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Donate now

Donate here for a Waldorf school or another Waldorf educational institution or support the work of our emergency pedagogy.

Current call for donations

Current call for donations

We look forward to working with you to further develop the Waldorf Schools for children from rural areas in Zimbabwe, Kenya, and Egypt.

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Become a benefactor

Support our work with a one-time donation or as a supporting member.

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Gift donation

Would you like to give a gift or collect donations for your birthday or another special occasion? Find out how to do it by clicking here.

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Waldorf Worldwide

Hebet El-Nil in Luxor: The first stage of construction was completed

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In summer 2017, the small school Hebet El-Nil opened with a first kindergarten group, from which, already in the following year, a small...  + more


International Students Conference 2019

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WOW-Day at the Hofschule Wendisch Evern: „Ready, steady, go!“

13.03.2019

Worldwide solidarity with Waldorf educational institutions – this is the idea behind Waldorf-One-World-Day, WOW-Day for short. On the...  + more

Emergency Pedagogy

Filming in Iraq

16.03.2019

A SWR (Südwestrundfunk) television team travelled to northern Iraq to accompany our local emergency pedagogy team working with children in...  + more


Emergency pedagogy at the border to Venezuela

15.03.2019

Hundreds of thousands of Venezuelans are fleeing the political and economic crisis of their country. Countless families arrive full of...  + more


Project ankommen_weiterkommen moves on into the next round

10.03.2019

Since March 2017, four employees of the Freunde der Erziehungskunst Rudolf Steiner (Friends of Waldorf Education) have been working on the...  + more