Tag Archives: volunteering

You Made It Happen Campaign

NCVO are launching a new campaign. NCVO’s research with members of the public highlights that people want to know about the difference their support has made. They want to know how their donations, their volunteer hours, have helped. Thousands of charities … Continue reading

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Family Volunteering Research

Important research is taking place into family volunteering. Led by the equivalent of Shropshire VCS in Portsmouth, the research is looking across the UK at how VCS groups and organisations  offer opportunities for families with children to volunteer together. Examples may range from marshalling … Continue reading

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Opportunity with Shrewsbury Ark

The Shrewsbury Ark is looking for a Treasurer’s Assistant. Do you have book-keeping skills and a little time to spare for a very good cause? The Shrewsbury Ark is a charity committed to helping homeless and vulnerable people, situated close to … Continue reading

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Age UK STW – News

Penny the Piggy bank visits Shropshire on Age UK tour to highlight social care crisis Age UK’s ‘Penny the inflatable Piggy Bank’ is coming to Shropshire to highlight the urgent need for more funding for social care. The latest data … Continue reading

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Full Time Social Action Review

The Government has published its response to the Full-Time Social Action Review for Young People. The response has been issued from Tracey Crouch, Minister for Sport and Civil Society. The Full-Time Social Action Report was published in January 2018 by Steve … Continue reading

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Volunteers Week, 1-7 June, National

Volunteers week is a chance to say thank you for the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK. Taking place from 1-7 June, the national event is an opportunity to celebrate volunteering in all its diversity and to … Continue reading

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Volunteer Plus: A National Website For Volunteering

A new national Volunteer Plus website will be launched next Monday during Volunteers Week 2018. Powered by Volunteer Plus software and the data of Volunteer Centres from 10 counties including Essex, Shropshire, Hampshire, Surrey, East Sussex and Newcastle, the website … Continue reading

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Volunteers’ Week 1st to 7th June

Volunteers’ Week is a chance to say thank you for the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK. It takes place 1-7 June every year and is an opportunity to celebrate volunteering in all its diversity. The campaign … Continue reading

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Getting Involved – New NCVO Publication

This month, NCVO launched a new publication, Getting Involved: How people make a difference (pdf, 3.4MB). Drawing on extensive data from a range of sources, Getting Involved looks at the many ways in which different people participate in society, including charitable giving, … Continue reading

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Beechtree Community Centre Newsletter

Click here to read the latest newsletter from The Beechtree Community Centre including: Current News Into Work Project Fundraising On-going Activities On going Activities Project updates Volunteering Café Information Funders

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