Our Community Kitchen takes place every Wednesday and Friday at Mellemfolkeligt Samvirke in Nørrebro. Wednesday is a combination of food and debate and Friday is a combination of Friday bar and dinner.

As a volunteer in the Our Community Kitchen, you help to make the evenings a few times a month.

In the evenings you will fill in several roles: host, soundman, moderator, bar, kitchen, dishwashing in collaboration with other volunteers.

What do you get out of it?

  • You become part of Mellemfolkeligt Samvirke's large volunteer environment.
  • You get the opportunity to learn something new and meet new people.
  • You get the opportunity to try your hand at arranging debates.
  • In the evening you get a delicious meal and a little drink.
  • You learn about food, drinks and the communication and event experience.

Working hours

As a volunteer you must be able to participate in 2 folk kitchens a month, as well as a monthly volunteer meeting.

In the evening:

  • 16.00 We meet and talk through the evening (Friday at 15)
  • 16.30 Guests start arriving/Friday Bar
  • 17.00 Debate/Friday Bar
  • 18.00 We serve the food and join in eating.
  • 19.00 We start cleaning up ..
  • 9pm Thank you for tonight.

Meetings and contact

We hold a volunteer meeting at the end of each month, where we talk about:

  • Experiences to make the evenings cozy for volunteers and guests.
  • Ideas for content for new community kitchens.
  • Advertising - how do we get the message spread?
  • Shift planning for next month.
  • Experience in food, drinks and eventplanning and experience


About Political Community Kitchen

With the Political Community Kitchen on Wednesday we want to create conversations between people about challenges in society. We do this by giving people some exciting debates and the opportunity to talk about the issues of a good meal. We work purposefully to involve the audience in the debates and give them ideas on how they can engage and act themselves. The food is 50 kr.


 About the debates

The debates are about many different things. It can be societal and cultural issues.

We collaborate with many organizations to organize the debates and also encourage our volunteers to come up with ideas and even try their hand at arranging the debates.


About Fridaybar and community dinners

On fridays we want to get people together for drinks and fun. We celebrate friday, gather in good conversation and have a nice dinner together for 85 kr.


About Mellemfolkeligt Samvirke

Mellemfolkeligt Samvirke is an NGO that works both in Denmark and on our platforms in the rest of the world.

We are working towards the increasing inequality in the world, where 1% owns more than the rest of the world's population.

In addition, we aim to strengthen the organization of groups of people so that they can demand their rights in terms of gender equality, democratic involvement, young people's opportunities, and create sustainable communities.

Frivilligjob.dk is Denmark's leading volunteer job portal.

Volunteering is for everyone - we welcome all applicants regardless of gender, ethnicity, nationality, social background, sexual orientation or religious background.


  • Assignmenttype: Events and fundraising, Managing activities, Practical work
  • Workarea: Cultural activities, Political work
  • Continual volunteering
  • Organisation: Mellemfolkeligt Samvirke (MS)

Information about the organisation:

Mellemfolkeligt Samvirke (MS)
  • Updated: 19.06.19
  • Expires: 30.08.19
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