VOLUNTARY: Chair of Trustees – Sunningwell School of Art

Chair of Trustees: Sunningwell School of Art, Oxfordshire      Voluntary Are you interested in being part of an exciting, creative thinking art school? We are looking for a new Chair of Trustees to help steer its future direction together alongside our enthusiastic directors and trustees. Sunningwell School of Art, in the delightful village of … Continue reading VOLUNTARY: Chair of Trustees – Sunningwell School of Art

OCVA – we need articles for the Voluntary Voice column in the Oxford Times

During these difficult times OCVA is looking for positive news stories and images for their weekly Voluntary Voice articles in the Oxford Times and other platforms (including social media). If you would like help in developing your good news stories and promoting your response during the national emergency please email vol@ocva.org.uk. For example of previous … Continue reading OCVA – we need articles for the Voluntary Voice column in the Oxford Times

Have you got some news/photos about how your organisation is coping with the current situation?

OCVA is looking for good quality images (high resolution png format please) and stories of organisations and individuals delivering services to mitigate the effects of the Coronavirus to use on our website as well as other communication channels to highlight the excellent work of local groups and charities, promote good news stories and develop good … Continue reading Have you got some news/photos about how your organisation is coping with the current situation?

Oxfordshire All In – new community support information for Covid-19 including mapping of local support

Oxfordshire All In Give support. Get support. SHARE and DISCOVER community support for Covid-19 across Oxfordshire. Oxfordshire All In is here for all Support Groups across the county supporting people in response to Covid-19. SHARE what is happening in your local community - FIND your most local Support Group - USE our resources - Is … Continue reading Oxfordshire All In – new community support information for Covid-19 including mapping of local support

SOFEA’s commitment to supply food to those in need – needs your help

  SOFEA is an Oxfordshire-based charity distributing hundreds of tonnes of good quality surplus food to the vulnerable and disadvantaged in our communities each year. Our amazing team of staff, volunteers and trainees come from a broad range of backgrounds, many having faced barriers to employment themselves, to do the work which enables us to … Continue reading SOFEA’s commitment to supply food to those in need – needs your help

National Volunteers Week & OCVA’s Volunteering Month

National Volunteers’ Week takes place 1-7 June every year and is an opportunity to celebrate and say thank you for the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK. The Volunteers’ Week website is packed with ideas, resources and volunteering stories to help you plan and promote your local events. OCVA is going one better and … Continue reading National Volunteers Week & OCVA’s Volunteering Month

Voluntary Voice – get an article published about your group in the Oxford Times

OCVA have a weekly column in the Oxford Times called Voluntary Voice which promotes volunteering, highlights the work of charities throughout Oxfordshire and the issues that affect them (such as regulations, governance, funding etc). If you would like an article about your organisation or an issue that concerns you please email vol@ocva.org.uk See some previous … Continue reading Voluntary Voice – get an article published about your group in the Oxford Times

Make a Difference Week (6 -10 July) – are you a group who could benefit from having 6th form students for a week?

OCVA, Larkmead School , Didcot Girls' School,   St.Birinus School, and Bartholomew School are working in together on the ‘M.A.D’ (Make a Difference) project, which is aimed at getting their sixth form students involved with the charity and ‘not-for-profit’ sector. The scheme is also being supported by South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse District Councils in … Continue reading Make a Difference Week (6 -10 July) – are you a group who could benefit from having 6th form students for a week?