Your donation for Sea-Watch

Since 2015, Sea-Watch has been involved in the rescue of over 45,000 people. We are doing everything we can to save as many people as possible from drowning. In 2022, we rescued 2,117 people from distress at sea in eight challenging operations.

Thanks to your donation, we can continue our mission at the world’s deadliest border this year and stand up for safe and legal escape routes!

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Bank transfer

IBAN: DE63 4306 0967 1239 7690 03
Bank: GLS Gemeinschaftsbank


Cryptocurrencies (Bitcoin, Etherum and more.)

Info about crypto donations via Bitpay

You are welcome to donate cryptocurrencies to us. These will be converted into euros via BitPay. If you want to receive a donation receipt, you have to provide your contact details (name, address and email).

Important note: For anonymous donations, no donation receipt can be issued by our side. In Germany, donations with cryptocurrencies (like Bitcoin and Co.) are classified as donations in kind. We can currently accept a maximum of $100,000 per day, if you would like to donate more at once, please contact

With 30 € we can buy four warming blankets. Especially in winter, people on the move often suffer from dangerous hypothermia.

With 50 € you finance hot meals for of our 100 guests. A meal usually includes rice, beans and spinach.

With 100 € we can provide 5 rescued people with a new set of clothes. This is a warm sweater, pants, T-shirt, socks and underwear.

With 350 € you send our speedboats on rescue missions for 7 hours. They are essential for safely rescuing people from distress at sea and bringing them to our mother ships.

Further information about donations for Sea-Watch e.V.

  • Do you have questions about your donation or donation receipt?
  • You want to start a support campaign for Sea-Watch and need information material or posters or a donation box?
  • You want to become a supporting member of Sea-Watch e.V.? You can find more information here.
  • You want to call for an event donation for Sea-Watch – birthday, wedding, company celebration, inauguration, christening, death… Set a donation ‘keyword’ for your invitation or simply start you own fundraiser here.
  • Here you can find the current Sea-Watch project report 2021.

Your contact person: Marlene Lippmann and the Fundraising Team


If you have any urgent questions and send us your phone number via eMail, we will be happy to call you back.