Still to apply to South Oxfordshire District Council’s volunteering grant scheme? Don’t miss out – closing soon

Brilliant news -  over 130 volunteers have been able to donate more time to local charities thanks to South Oxfordshire District Council’s volunteering grant. An extra 5000 hours of volunteering time. Fantastic! To date, more than £14,000 has been distributed to local sports and community groups by the council as part of its pilot volunteering … Continue reading Still to apply to South Oxfordshire District Council’s volunteering grant scheme? Don’t miss out – closing soon

Multaka-Oxford Project – networking day focussed on volunteering 24/06/19

How can museums and heritage organisations support forced migrants settling in the UK? How does this develop more inclusive working practices and programmes? How does cross-sectoral partnerships develop mutual beneficial opportunities for all stakeholders? The Multaka-Oxford project are running a networking day to bring together the heritage sector, organisations working with forced migrants, volunteers and … Continue reading Multaka-Oxford Project – networking day focussed on volunteering 24/06/19

Volunteers’ Week is next week – events in Oxfordshire

  The annual Volunteers' Week starts on 1st June and full details of what is happening across Oxfordshire can be found here as well as more information and ideas for events/campaigns on the national website for Volunteers' Week. Locally there are two Volunteering Fairs: Banbury - Volunteer Fair, Banbury Town Hall, Friday 7th June 11am … Continue reading Volunteers’ Week is next week – events in Oxfordshire

Volunteers week is coming,1-7th June – ideas and promotion of activities

Volunteers Week is coming The annual celebration of the amazing contribution that millions of people make across the UK is on 1-7 June.Now is the time to be setting up campaigns and planning your celebrations. The Volunteers’ Week website is packed with ideas, resources and volunteering stories to help you plan and promote your local … Continue reading Volunteers week is coming,1-7th June – ideas and promotion of activities

TRUSTEE VACANCY: Six Counties Kidney Patients Association – Chair of Trustees

Six Counties KPA Job specification for Chair of Trustees The Six Counties Kidney Patients Association is looking to appoint a new Chair of Trustees We are a local area charity run on an entirely voluntary basis which focuses on kidney patients and their partners, carers, relatives and friends who have chronic kidney disease and /or … Continue reading TRUSTEE VACANCY: Six Counties Kidney Patients Association – Chair of Trustees

Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children Team at the County Council need independent volunteers

The Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children Team is looking for independent volunteers to support in age assessments as appropriate adults. Age assessments are undertaken during office hours and are held at Knights Court Between Towns Road Cowley Oxford. They are a legal process and guided by ADCS. They can take a maximum of 12 hours, over … Continue reading Unaccompanied Asylum Seeking Children Team at the County Council need independent volunteers

Keep Britain Tidy – seeking Litter Heroes Ambassadors in local communities

Keep Britain Tidy is seeking new #LitterHeroes Ambassadors to join our volunteer programme and we need your help! During your work you may meet members of the public who want to volunteer and have a real passion for community engagement and keeping public spaces clean. We’d love you to encourage them to apply to join … Continue reading Keep Britain Tidy – seeking Litter Heroes Ambassadors in local communities

National Citizens Scheme – social action projects needed for young people this summer

National Citizen Service (NCS) in Oxfordshire is currently looking for fundraising, campaigning and volunteering projects for hundreds of teenagers across the county from July 15th- 23rd August. NCS is the government’s largest youth & community programme, enabling young people aged 15 - 17 to gain skills in; leadership, communication, teamwork & independence. Since NCS started … Continue reading National Citizens Scheme – social action projects needed for young people this summer

Refugee Resource – Volunteering induction pathways courses in March

Refugee Resource: "Volunteering induction pathways course for asylum seekers, refugees and vulnerable migrants" Date and time: Thursday 14th March 1-3pm Thursday 21st March 1-3pm Thursday 28th March 10 - 2.30pm Venue: Refugee Resource, Old Music Hall, 106-108 Cowley Road, OXFORD OX4 1JE Trainers: Lucy Nichol and Fabio Di Donato The aim of this FREE 3 … Continue reading Refugee Resource – Volunteering induction pathways courses in March