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Our actions in Switzerland

Orange sales, sponsored walks, Children’s Rights Day, musical action - our voluntary groups organise many events that encourage the public to help children in need and to support Terre des hommes' work. The choice is yours!

Our street campaigns in Switzerland

Our 2,000 volunteers organise and implement events for vulnerable children, with the help of a team from our head office. From Lugano to Lausanne and from Basel to Chur, they organize more than a hundred events each year, grouped into five main categories:

Orange Sale

The biggest humanitarian street campaign in Switzerland takes place every year in March. Discover more about it!

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Sport activities

Throughout the year, Terre des hommes volunteers organize sport activities.

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Child Rights Day

For almost 20 years Terre des hommes has organised street activities for raising people’s awareness of child rights.

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World Food Day

In October, we organize a solidarity action in collaboration with restaurants/hotels and volunteer groups.

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Music Event

Tdh invites committed people to play music, sing or perform on the streets of Switzerland to show their solidarity.

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Draw your future

Support the right to education by drawing.

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I give a small amount of my time to contribute to an enormous collective task: helping children in need and their families and entourage.

Beatrice Sermet, Board member for the Bienne and Bernese Jura volunteer group

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Upcoming events

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29 October Obwald

Stand am Wochenmarkt Sarnen

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06 November Neuchâtel

Tournoi de badminton au Landeron

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19 November Fribourg

Corrida bulloise

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26 November Obwald

Stand am Adventsmärt Kerns

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