Category Archives: Volunteering

Funding for volunteering | Sport England

Every month, 5.6 million people in England give up their time to enable others to take part in sport and physical activity.

Our new strategy for volunteering, Volunteering in an Active Nation, sets out our plans to allow more people to engage in all types of volunteering through sport and physical activity. Continue reading Funding for volunteering | Sport England

Volunteer Regional Advisory Committee Member (Children in Need, North Region)

Over the last 36 years, BBC Children in Need has raised and distributed over £800 million to projects working with disadvantaged children and young people across the UK.

Would you like to help in making decisions on making the best grants to improve the lives of disadvantaged children?

BBC Children in Need is the BBC’s UK Charity for children and young people. Its vision is that every child in the UK has a safe, happy and secure childhood and the chance to reach their potential.

We encourage applications from all parts of the community to join our North Regional Advisory Committee.

For more details http://careerssearch.bbc.co.uk/jobs/job/Volunteer-Regional-Advisory-Committee-Member-Children-in-Need-North-Region/20114

Sova – Volunteer Recruitment Event

Sova are holding a volunteer recruitment event at Hull CVS, 75 Beverley Road, HU3 1XL.  At Sova’s mentoring project, based in Hull, we support adult male offenders who are due to be released from custody or already serving their sentence in the community.  We provide accredited training through Certa for all the skills you need to become a mentor with ongoing support after training.  We are appealing for people who have a genuine interest in working with offenders and can meet them for 2-4 hours each week.

Come along to the volunteer recruitment event on:

  • Wednesday 25th January between 10am – 12noon
  • Thursday 26th January between 1pm – 3pm

to ask questions, gain a better understanding of the role and complete application forms. 

If you are interested in volunteering but are unable to make the recruitment events, you can request an application pack by emailing Natasha.Langford@sova.org.uk or calling 07920 536 354.