I want to help
Giving up your time to accompany those in need to the doctor, to the authorities, to kindergarten; to help them learn German; to help sort and distribute donations in kind. Voluntary helpers are needed in many areas.
Many people in Jülich are in need of support and assistance. And many of those living in Jülich want to help. “Jülich hilft” wants to function as a hub for practical assistance in Jülich.
“Jülich hilft” is an initiative under the aegis of the town of Jülich that emerged from the refugee aid round table in Jülich. Representatives of the local authorities, clubs and societies, initiatives, social institutions, and churches worked together on its conception.
We are citizens of Jülich and want to help others in Jülich.
“Helping demands a certain freedom from inner and external constraints, from prejudices, from selfishness. I enjoy helping and sharing this feeling to a certain degree with others.”Dorothée Schenk journalist
“‘He has brought down rulers from their thrones but has lifted up the humble.‘ It’s striking how biased God is in the New Testament! And I want to do something as a Christian to help protect those in danger.“Josef Wolff priest
“I hep because Jesus loves us all no matter where we come from!”Simon Diercks pastor
``I support refugees, because they derve our humanity and kindness after their sorrows of escaping and displacement. Our help should be a light of hope for their strains of everyday life, here, far away from home.``Barbara Biel lay pastor