Germany, Refugee Work

Contact Café for Asylum-seekers

24 Feb , 2016  

The Nehemia Team has responded to the isolation and the needs of asylum-seekers by opening a café in rooms owned by the Lutheran Church in Hasenbuck, Nürnberg More…

Refugee Work, What moves us

Five things I was taught by refugees

13 Dec , 2017  


My husband and I have been working with a Contact Café by the nehemia team for 2,5 years now.


Germany, Get Involved, Refugee Work

International holiday program – who’s in?

5 Nov , 2017  

The nehemiah team is planning an international holiday program for children in Nuremberg. More…

Germany, Refugee Work

Course “Bridge Builder and Culture Connector“

10 Apr , 2017  

Many refugees have arrived here in Germany, which to them is a foreign country. They have partly learned the language or attended an integration course. And, although they can  manage daily life, some still feel unaccepted, lonely and as if they’re not a part of the society. More…

Germany, Refugee Work

Innovation Prize for Voluntary Organizations

15 Dec , 2016  

Initiated each year by the Bavarian Government, the contest in which voluntary organizations are invited, to enroll this time had the motto “Passionately Involved! Inspire and win volunteers”. More…

Germany, Refugee Work

Refugees Express Their Gratefulness to the Municipality of Nuremberg

6 Mar , 2016  

On December 4, 2015, a group of refugees accompanied by staff of the nehemiah Contact Café visited the mayor’s office in Nuremberg. They expressed their gratefulness for the way that they were received upon arrival and also informed about their current situation. More…

Germany, Joint Venture, Refugee Work

Refugees Visit Nehemiah JointVenture

6 Mar , 2016  

The nehemiah JointVenture event in the “Kofferfabrik”, a contemporary restaurant in Fuerth, last November hosted a visit of a group of refugees from the nehemiah “Contact Café”. More…

Germany, Refugee Work

Tools for Integration: German Language Classes

24 Feb , 2016  

As part of their refugee work, the Nehemia Team has been offering German language classes since the beginning of this year. More…

Germany, Refugee Work

Nehemia Bicycle Repair Shop

24 Feb , 2016  

For almost a year now, a small team of Nehemia volunteers has been repairing bicycles to give them to refugees. Over 40 bikes have found new happy owners in this way. More…