Oxfordshire’s Lieutenancy has a scheme to connect people who have senior leadership experience with voluntary organisations in the County who seek trustees. We currently have a number of potential trustees looking for organisations who could utilise their skills and experience and an interest in the Voluntary and Community Sector. Recently a number of senior leaders … Continue reading Looking for trustees?
At OCVA, the Volunteer Centre for Oxford City, South Oxfordshire, and the Vale, we are always delighted to hear from people interested in volunteering. It’s inspiring to see so many people keen to lend a hand in Oxfordshire. We want to help as many people to volunteer as possible – and so we’re … Continue reading Our Volunteer Centre is changing…
Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary provides a home for 120 rescued donkeys. Most of whom have been abused and neglected; we are also home a few other animals. We are now seeking to appoint a number of new trustees to complement the existing team. We are looking for people with an understanding and an interest in … Continue reading Trustees needed for Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary
South Oxfordshire District Council is committed to supporting and encouraging more people to volunteer across South Oxfordshire and have launched a new volunteering grant scheme to support some of the costs when volunteering. Do you have volunteers who would like to help more, but the additional travel costs mean they can’t? Do you have new … Continue reading South Oxfordshire District Council – volunteering grant scheme now open
Could you be CFO’s new Chair of Trustees? Community First Oxfordshire (CFO) is looking to appoint a new Chair of Trustees. We are a community development charity working with rural and urban communities to strengthen community infrastructure, focusing on transport, community buildings, community engagement, community shops and enterprise, ageing and health. We support and advise … Continue reading Community First Oxfordshire (CFO) – could you be our new Chair of Trustees?
Oxford Brookes Careers are pleased to announce that we are accepting bookings for Volunteer Wednesdays Oxford Brookes Careers are excited to announce bookings for Volunteer Wednesdays are now open! This is for local charities who would like to advertise and promote volunteer opportunities on an individual basis direct to our students. This will run on … Continue reading Oxford Brookes Careers – promote your volunteer opportunities direct to students
Make A Difference Week is back! OCVA is co-ordinating Make a Difference (MAD) week for 50 students from Bartholomew School who will be spending next week (9-13th July) volunteering for 13 organisations across Oxfordshire. Keep an eye on our Facebook for updates of the students’ activities! Watch last year’s MAD Week video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DRxxSzY89BM&t=2s Register interest … Continue reading Make A Difference Week is back! 50 students involved with local organisations
Universify Education We would like to recruit 20 more student or recent graduates (from any university) to support our summer programme and ongoing coaching. Do something meaningful this summer! Opportunity for Students and Recent Graduates from *any* university to be coach for an Oxford based charity working with state school GCSE students to raise attainment … Continue reading Universify Education – coaching opportunity for students/graduates to work with schools
Oxford Hub Young Trustee Programme - recruiting trustees for local charities. With the average age of trustees in England at 57 years, Oxford Hub is working to help young professionals develop trusteeship skills and serve on local charity boards. The aim of this is to increase the diversity and effectiveness of boards, whilst also skilling … Continue reading Oxford Hub Young Trustee Programme
Restore is an Oxfordshire mental health charity. We support people to take control of their recovery, develop skills and lead meaningful lives. We provide recovery groups and employment coaching to make this possible. We are looking for volunteers to help in a variety of roles. We are holding a Volunteer Recruitment Evening on Thursday 26th … Continue reading Restore – Volunteer Recruitment Evening