The key to success is to choose a volunteering opportunity that matches your skills, interests and availability. Once this is settled, you can start your search for a quality opportunity.
Voluntary activities play an important role in Europe, but the situation differs from country to country. Check out the volunteering scene in Europe: what's going on, how many people volunteer and how old are they?
The volunteering is of huge importance for the society nevertheless it is still seen as working for free.