The Arbeiter-Samariter-Bund Deutschland e.V. (ASB) is a German aid and welfare organization. With over 31 200 employees and 1,2 million members in Germany, ASB is represented with 16 branches at federal-state level and more than 200 branches at regional, district and municipal levels all over Germany. ASB is active the fields of social protection and social welfare services.
Since its foundation in 1888, ASB has acted as a politically and denominationally independent association. The organization’s motto is “We help here and now.” ASB helps all people, irrespective of their political, ethnic, national or religious belonging.