Volunteering Week - Calendar of Events for June in Oxfordshire

Send your volunteering events to feature in the calendar to pulse@ocva.org.uk

DateOrganisationEvent
Tues 1stSchoolreadersOur current Fund Raising Campaign finishes on June 19th Race for Reading
Wed 2ndOCVA vol@ocva.org.uk












Oxford Brookes –
Volunteer 1-1’s (support session with volunteers) Wednesday 2nd June from 10am – 4pm. (volunteers to book)

Target Audience
This session is aimed at people looking to volunteer with local charities

Content
These 1-1 sessions will help you to identify potential volunteering opportunities within Oxfordshire.

To book your 45-minute slot please
Register here by Wed 26/05/2021


Introduction to Volunteering workshop from 12pm-12:45pm. Brookes students only. More details email: volunteering@brookes.ac.uk
Thurs 3rd
Fri 4thOxford BrookesVolunteer chat appointments Wednesday and Friday 12-3pm. Brookes students only. Email for more details: volunteering@brookes.ac.uk
Sat/Sun 5th/6thOxford BrookesPromoting Oxclean litter pick, the big Saturday clean up- https://www.oxclean.org.uk/
Mon 7th
Tues 8thOCVA vol@ocva.org.uk
Funding Session: funding volunteer programmes and expenses 8th June 1pm-3pm.
With John Hayes (Development & Funding Officer) and Tariq Khandoker (Volunteer Co-ordinator)

Target Audience
Organisations looking for funding to develop their volunteering programmes.

Content
This training session will look at how to research possible funding for volunteers and how:

• To mainstream volunteering costs as part of funding applications
• To incorporate ‘full cost recovery’ including volunteering costs when applying for funding
• Use volunteers time as match funding
• Measure the impact of volunteering
• Identify 6 potential funders

To attend please Register here
Please register by Wed 02/06/2021
Wed 9thOxford BrookesVolunteer chat appointments Wednesday and Friday 12-3pm. Brookes students only. Email for more details: volunteering@brookes.ac.uk
Thurs 10thOCVA


Oxfordshire Youth Justice and Exploitation Service
Volunteer Coordinators Forum 1.00 – 2.30 pm


Volunteers Open Day 11-12.30 pm. Online meeting for people interested in volunteering as an Appropriate Adult for the service. Email YJES@oxfordshire.gov.uk for more details
Fri 11thOxford BrookesVolunteer chat appointments Wednesday and Friday 12-3pm. Brookes students only. Email for more details: volunteering@brookes.ac.uk
Sat/Sun 12th/13th
Mon 14th
Tues 15thOCVA/Team Oxford training event: 1.00 – 2.15 pm How your organisation can benefit from Corporate Volunteering
Wed 16thOCVA
vol@ocva.org.uk
Support session for organisations looking for volunteers – 16th June from 10am- 4pm. (organisations to book)

Target Audience
Organisations looking to recruit volunteers

Content
This is a 1-1 session that will last up 45 minutes, during which you will learn how to use oxonvolunteers more effectively in order to promote your volunteering opportunities via OxonVolunteersand recruit more effectively.

To attend please register here

Please register by Wed 09/06/2021
Thurs 17th
Fri 18th
Sat/Sun 19th/20th
Mon 21st
Tues 22ndOCVA
vol@ocva.org.uk
Trustees Get together and Forum – Thursday 22nd June – at 4 pm (provisionally)

Target Audience
This is a forum for existing Trustees to share their experience with potential trustees

Content
Discussion on the roles of Trustees and share learning
Overview of the different types of charities in Oxfordshire
Identify possible Trustee Opportunities available in the county

To attend please register here

Please register by Wed 16/06/2021
Wed 23rd
Thurs 24th
Fri 25th
Sat/Sun 26th/27th
Mon 28th
Tues 29th
Wed 30thMaymessyOur events are to thank the volunteers and bring the ladies together to meet each other in person and make new friends which otherwise might not be possible in Oxfordshire.
Befriending project – Sharing dish lunch More Info
Volunteer Mentorship Programme into food related businesses. There will be a lady with a cake business who will be discussing how she set up her business and will be doing a decorating demo More info

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