At a glance
Imagine arriving in a city like Paris or Mumbai and somebody is already waiting for you. Imagine that instead of going to eat at the place recommended by the guidebook, someone shows you their favourite restaurant. Imagine the experience staying as a personal guest of your new friend rather than sleeping in an impersonal hotel room. BeWelcome makes it possible.
You like the idea? Get active!
Join one of our teams: Share the work, commitment and fun! We are currently looking for:
- Member Support
- Local volunteers
Your opinion, please!
We are constantly working on the improvement of BeWelcome. If you have a suggestion, please let us know.
How is it organised?
Dreaming alone is not enough. That's why we have founded BeVolunteer, a non-profit organisation registered in Rennes, France. Through BeVolunteer's official statutes, we provide a basis for democratic decision making, financial transparency and information security so that we can protect our members and manage the project BeWelcome effectively.
I could hardly believe my eyes when I checked the incoming donations and found out that BeWelcome has just received one of the biggest donation in its history: Member saraedum donated 200 Euros - one tenth of our donation goal 2016/2017.
Big thank you from whole BeWelcome goes to Columbia where saraedum is travelling at the moment!
I asked him about his motivation to donate this much money. Here is his answer:
"I am travelling now full time for almost two years. Honestly I think it is a pity that I ...written by duesseldorf - 2016/12/16 23:14
Thanks to the time and skills donated by our volunteers BeWelcome only needs about 2000€ to cover expenses for the coming year. If you enjoy BeWelcome and would like to contribute, even just 1€, $ or £, you can do so at http://www.bewelcome.org/donate.
If you would like to volunteer your skills, you can have a look at http://www.bewelcome.org/about/getactive and contact the BeWelcome volunteer coordinatorRead more