Calls for solidarity

Please do not hesitate to contact us if you’d like the UStart network to spread the word and share your initiative through its social networks. The listing is updated on a daily basis.

How & where you can you help 🤝

Brussels

Wallonie

Support Local Enterprises

Made in collaboration with

Belgium

Covid-Solidarity.org

Belgium

Join the movement and propose to help your neighbor by grocery shopping for them to provide for their basic needs.

ListMinut

Belgium

Would you like to volunteer to help people in need? Listminut calls for your solidarity.

Helpper

Belgium

As of now, the Helpper platform is free for all volunteers, cities, municipalities and social organisations in Belgium. By making it easy and safe to connect people in their own neighbourhood, they want to support the wave of solidarity during the Corona crisis.

PCOM3D

PCOM3D provides hospitals with equipment designed using 3D printing. They are looking for people who know how to use CAD software (SolidWorks, Fusion360, …), experts in 3D printing but also engineers, physicists or people who are familiar with medical equipment.

Hulp voor Helden

Trough this website you can help the healtcare staff in our Belgian hospitals. You have to fill in the form and they will let you know their current need. 

Rotaract Brussels Europe

In order to help the most vulnerable of our society, Rotaract is helping homeless people with maskes, desinfectation gel and many more. This is why they need your help with a little donation. You can find the link on the orange button.

La Croix Rouge / Het Rode Kruis

Whether it is a blood – or a money donation, The Red Cross needs your help. 

1 Lettre-1 Sourire

How to make the most isolated people in our society happy? By sending them a sweet letter you can bring them a lot of joy. Small gesture, big impact! 

Spentys

Spentys is making 3D printed masks for hospitals. So if you are a hospital in need, please do contact them on +32 479 72 13 21 or the the orange button. 

Brussels

City of Brussels

Brussels

The city of Brussels wants to produce 100,000 medical masks and asks for your help. Recruitment is carried out exclusively via a Call Center, from Monday to Saturday from 8.30 am to 9.00 pm.

Take-care.be

Brussels

Take-care needs partners for their medicines delivery service. You order your medicines by a form and they will bring it to you by bike. Hereby, they need several pharmacy partners to enlarge their network.

8pm App

Brussels

You want to help the hospitals and local restaurants at the same time? Look no further, this app is the ultimate win-win! By donating € 10 you give a free meal to a hospital staff member. This food is freshly made and delivered by local restaurants in Brussels. Already 700 meals have been delivered, what are you waiting for? Bon appétit!

CHU Saint-Pierre

Brussels

The CHU Saint-Pierre hospital is raising funds.

  • Bank account: BE10 0000 0000 0404
  • Structured communication  ***128/3222/00076***
    or “L83222.000 : Bruxelles – CHU Saint-Pierre”

8pm App

Brussels

You want to help the hospitals and local restaurants at the same time? Look no further, this app is the ultimate win-win! By donating € 10 you give a free meal to a hospital staff member. This food is freshly made and delivered by local restaurants in Brussels. Already 700 meals have been delivered, what are you waiting for? Bon appétit!

Help FWD

Brussels

Let’s show the ones in need they are not alone! Help FWD provides help for people unable to commute by getting their essential groceries, medicines etc. They are looking for volunteers. Every little help is making someone happy! What are you waiting for? 

Antwerpen

AZ Sint-Maarten 

Mechelen

Ready to help in a hospital? The Sint-Maarten hospital is looking for volunteers. The jobs include administrative tasks and/or general support of the entity.

AZ Klina

Brasschaat

The healthcare staff of AZ Klina need babysitter for their children. If you are older than 16 you can already help. You can find the form by clicking on the orange button.

UAntwerpen – Corona Study 

Belgium

By filling in the corona study, you can help Belgium experts assess the evolution of the corona curve. Only 5 minutes of your time are needed to map the virus. What are you waiting for? 

Limburg

Hasselt.be

Hasselt

The city of Hasselt has put online a form enaibling people in need to be linked in with local associations and initiatives that meet their needs.

Genk Helpt

Genk

Genk is ready to help! You can volunteer for different activities by filling in the form: grocery shopping, the creation of masks, sendig your most pretty drawing, etc. You name it. 

Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg

Genk

The hospital of Limburg needs masks for their healthcare staff. If you want are handy and willing to make masks for the hospital, you can contact them on the email address: mondmasker@zol.be  . Any help is welcome!

Oost Vlaanderen – Vlaams Brabant

OLV Ziekenhuis

Aalst

The hospital of Aalst needs babysitters for their staff. You love children and you are in perfect health, this your chance!

Leuven Helpt – Masks & ICT equipment urgently needed

Leuven

Next to many voluntary initiatives on the page, they urgently need masks and ICT equipment for children. You can find all the information on the link (orange button). Every little bit of help is welcome!

Stad Gent

Gent

You want or need help in Ghent? Via the orange button you can register any time to volunteer or help others. 

West Vlaanderen

Call on me Kortrijk

Kortrijk

You want to help in Kortijk? Look not further! The city has gathered different volontary initatives on their page. By applying on their website you can help others with their grocery shopping, walking the dog and many more. 

Brugge Solidair

Brugge

On the website you can find the different initiatives and how many volunteers are still needed. The jobs differ from being a “phone buddy” for older people to lending a laptop to younger students.

Algemeen Boerensyndicaat

West-Vlaanderen

You lost your job but you want to help? The farmers in West-Flanders need help on their field.  This is your opportunity! You can send them an email on helpendehanden@absvzw.be .

Hainaut – Liège – Namur

Police

Hainaut

Faced with the temporary shortage of masks in Belgium and the difficulty of supply, the police appealed to people who know how to sew. These masks will be used by the nursing staff to prevent the spread of the virus as a preventive measure for the general population.

Le groupe santé CHC

Liège

The health group CHC of Liège is looking for donations.

– Fondation Roi Baudouin

– Lucien Henon FundBE16 7320 0555 0774 by mentioning « coronavirus »

Donation from € 40 is tax deductible.

Une Main Tendue

Namur

This voluntary organizations tries to help the city of Namur by delivering food packages, helping their most vulnerable citizens and many more. Want to join this lovely action? Click on the orange button to find more information.

How you can support entrepreneurs, very small and medium-sized enterprises

Spread the word! 📡

Agence Digital Solidaire

Belgium

Their objective is to provide a rapid and voluntary response to the business and marketing challenges faced by entrepreneurs, independents and merchants, and to support citizen solidarity initiatives in the promotion of their actions.

SupportLocalShops

Belgium

Cherry Pulp and Shippr join forces to support merchants with a guide that help them creating an eShop.

Carolo Resto

Charleroi

Carolo Resto is a delivery service created by five restaurateurs in Charleroi, offering two formulas: individual orders per restaurant and grouped orders with several participating brands.

Aides aux restaurateurs #Covid19

Belgium

This Facebook group helps restaurants resell their food stocks to individuals. You can find more info on http://www.aide-aux-restaurateurs.be/

Appetito

Belgium

The appetito app lets restaurants and caterers use their service for free for 3 months (promo code: “APPETITO”). They can use it to sell goods and takeaways during the confinement.

Kazidomi

Vilvoorde

Kazidomi is looking for students who could come and help them for a few days or more.

Visit.brussels 🍝🚲

Brussels

Despite the current context, many restaurants have decided to continue their activities in Brussels. They offer home delivery and takeaway services.

eicAccelerator

EU

!!! The eicAccelerator call has been extended until Friday 20 March at 5pm CET. !!! The European Commission is calling for startups and SMEs with technologies and innovations that could help in treating, testing, monitoring or other aspects of the Coronavirus outbreak to apply urgently to the next round of funding from the European Innovation Council.

Boncado

Belgium

By bying a present gift on their website you support local brands. A major win-win: you receive a present and local entreprises are being supported!

Eat’s local 🌱

Brussels

Why bye imported food if we have great vegetables and fruit in Belgium? Eat’s local provides an online service selling local food. They are looking for funds to improve their services. Don’t hesitate to have a look on https://eatslocal.be/ 

Equi-quiétude 

Hainaut

Equi-quiétable is looking for funds in order to maintain their horses. You can make a donation on BE63 0689 1089 6008 or have a look on their FB page. 🐴

Je suis horeca Liège

Liège

You live in Liège and want to help local restaurants? Look not further! This FB page gives you the different available options to order food in your neighborhood. Bonne appetit! 🥗

8pm App

Brussels

You want to help the hospitals and local restaurants at the same time? Look no further, this app is the ultimate win-win! By donating € 10 you give a free meal to a hospital staff member. This food is freshly made and delivered by local restaurants in Brussels. Already 700 meals have been delivered, what are you waiting for? Bon appétit!

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