Volunteers’ Week is almost here (1st June) and VANEL and the Volunteer Managers Network are getting ready for their event on 6th June in Grimsby. We’re inviting people to come and find out about volunteering by visiting us on the community bus in Grimsby. Find out more about what we’ve got planned.
Volunteering related news
A CALL for North East Lincolnshire residents to unite and combat loneliness was made at a special event, which brought people together and made Blue Monday bright and cheerful for all.
The Bright Blue Monday event was held at Cleethorpes’ Moon on the Water on January 21st and was a huge success. Read on for our story from the day.
A new local project for young artistic people to meet and gain social experience is being established by a local volunteer with the help of the IGNITE team. Read on to find out about Vibrant Me and how to get involved
A FORMER teacher and talented artist, who has battled confidence and mental health issues, is getting his life back on track thanks to the MOVE, European Social Fund and Big Lottery-funded project led locally by VANEL. Read on for the story.
ONE hundred hours of volunteering – former health and safety professional John Jacques is putting his vast career experience to good use for the benefit of others.
ONE hundred hours of volunteering – former health and safety professional John Jacques is putting his vast career experience to good use for the benefit of others. Read on for his story.
Jenny Hodson will never grow old and lives by her mantra: “You can’t stay young forever, but you can be immature for the rest of your life.” Jenny leads our IGNITE team and has just completed a wingwalk for charity. Read on to find out about her impressive life of volunteering.
“IT brightens my day when I know I am coming here.” The words of 79-year-old Betty Withers, whose new role as a vital volunteer has given her life a new spark. Betty is one of an army of more than 500 volunteers, without which St Andrew’s Hospice would not operate in the way it does. […]
Book before Tuesday 8th May and join us to share your 2018 Volunteers Week plans or if you are stuck for ideas, come along and find out how other organisations say thank you to their volunteers during this special week, 1st to 7th June. Read on for all the details.
IGNITE has an event organised with a local school as part of this national initiative (read on to find out the story) as the IGNITE team are continuing their interest in environmental projects. Find out more about activities including ours
V:Expo in June in Grimsby is a chance for young people to explore ideas around volunteering and community
V:Expo is getting closer. As part of Volunteers’ Week, this event on 5th June at Central Hall provides lots of workshops, talks and networking to help inspire young people to volunteer or get involved in their community. Does that mean you? Or do you work with young people? Find out more and book your place now