German Tinnitus Foundation Charité at music festivals

Thanks for your interest and the applications for the festival season 2017. Please apply.

You're interested in doing volunteer work for the German Tinnitus Foundation Charité and gaining experience in organizing events, and you want to address the subject of tinnitus in the framework of the education campaign “I hear something you can't hear”? Then join in!

With your commitment you help the German Tinnitus Foundation Charité draw the attention of visitors to big music festivals to the dangers of overloud music and to the need to protect their hearing.


Your job is:
•    To represent the Foundation at music festivals.
•    To inform and enlighten visitors pro-actively about tinnitus and hearing protection.
•   To address festival visitors directly and involve them in discussion.
•    To distribute information material, ear plugs, and cloth bags.
•    Photo documentation
•    To set up and dismantle the stand.


What you get from us:
•    A certificate on your volunteer work
•    Training in the field of tinnitus, hearing protection, and foundation work, including a photography course
•    Insight into the organization and staging of events
•    A chance to work on your self-confidence and communication skills
•    An opportunity to make a responsible contribution to a worthy cause
•    Publicity for your volunteer work through our website and on Facebook
•    Meals and refreshments when on duty

What we expect from you:
•    Motivation for volunteer work
•    Willingness to actively represent the Foundation and its interests in public
•    A self-confident manner
•    Participation in a brief training course on tinnitus prior to the festival
•    A sense of responsibility

You can find more information as well as reports and pictures of our info stands at past music events here:

PDF with more info on presence
Link to festival documentation brochure 2015 (German, November 2015)
Link to picture story Berlin Festival 2012
Link to presence at the Berlin Summer Rave 2012 und 2013Berlin Summer Rave

You can imagine volunteering to work for the German Tinnitus Foundation Charité at festivals? Then send us an email: ehrenamt(at) with a tabular CV (max. 2 pages) and a brief explanation why this volunteer work interests you.

Do you have any questions? No problem, send an email or call us.Franziska Seitz and Gunhild Flöter will be happy to help you:
Tel.-No: 030 78 90 76 -52 or -19.