News

Want to get involved in Vista’s first biggest and aspiring street collection of its kind? - Monday 23rd September to Friday 27th between 10:00 and 16:00.

Want to get involved in Vista’s first biggest and aspiring street collection of its kind?

This year’s National Eye Health Week sees the Vista Mobile Support Service bus based in Leicester city centre. The bus will be at Clock Tower from Monday 23rd September to Friday 27th  between  10:00 and 16:00. The mobile support service team are offering free eye screening and advice about reducing the risk of sight loss.

Read Easy UK Working to Start Read Easy Leicester

Read Easy UK are looking to set up a group in the Leicester area and are looking for people who are interested in volunteering. Read Easy offer free, one-to-one reading coaching to adults who are looking to improve their reading skills. Volunteers are needed to be part of a management committee, the possible roles include secretary, fundraiser and team leader to name a few. Once the group has been establsihed in Leicester, they will then look to recruit volunteers to act as reading coaches.

Find Out More

Help make a big difference to a wide range of Charities - Cards for Good Causes

HELP MAKE A BIG DIFFERENCE TO A WIDE RANGE OF CHARITIES

“CARDS FOR GOOD CAUSES”

Is looking for a “Pop up” Shop Manager in Bishop Street Methodist Church, Leicester. Mid-October to Mid-December.

Our seasonal “pop-up” shop sells Christmas cards and gifts to support local and national charities.

If you are organised, enthusiastic and enjoy being part of a friendly team, running one of our shops is rewarding, sociable and fun. For this role there is a small remuneration paid to cover expenses.

Leicester Marathon Volunteers - Sunday 6th October - 9am - 4pm

Leicester Marathon Volunteers - Sunday 6th October

Volunteers needed to help provide a variety of support for this year’s Leicester Marathon

About the opportunity

Sun 6th of October - Marshals are required at various times along the Leicester Marathon route from 9am till 4pm (this role will involve standing for a period of time)

Requirements

  • Age restrictions

18 years and over

Click on the link to sign up

Ghana Kente Festival and Coronation Event Saturday 31st August - Looking for Volunteers

Beyond your imagination is a charity primarily based in Leicester also known as Nipahiammoa. The aim of the charity is to aid in bettering the lives of the Ghanaian community. We are strong believers of unity and being a helping hand for all those in need. 

 

Our fundraising event is used to support our clinics where our members are given free advice and help with issues such as employment, finances and many more. Our event will be fun-filled and exuberate our beautiful culture, making sure that it’s always an event to be remembered.

 

 

The Well in Kibworth - Looking for Volunteers

The Well is a local charity based in Kibworth that was set up to provide support to the most vulnerable people in society.  It comprises a cafe selling a range of light snacks, cakes, teas, coffees and other drinks,  a beautiful courtyard garden nestles at the rear for community enjoyment and there is a small shop selling pre loved high quality clothes, shoes and accessories that is situated adjacent to the cafe.

We also regularly host a number of community activities and services such as:

Volunteer Recruitment Fair - 28th September 2019 from 10am to 2pm at LOROS Professional Development Centre, LOROS Hospice, Groby Road, Leicester. LE3 9QE.

 There are volunteering opportunities in many areas of LOROS including the various shops, warehouses, lotteries, fundraising and in the Hospice itself. You will be able to get first hand information from the volunteering team and managers from various departments. Support will be provided to help you complete the application form.

https://www.loros.co.uk/support-us/events/2019/09/28/volunteer-fair-2

 

Volunteering with Living Without Abuse

Volunteering with Living Without Abuse can be a very rewarding experience and you will gain many useful personal and professional skills, as well as making a huge and positive difference to victims of domestic and sexual violence. LWA work together with Women’s Aid and Freeva to form United Against Violence and Abuse (UAVA) we deliver domestic abuse and sexual violence support for survivors across Leicester Leicestershire and Rutland.

Diabetes Week - 10-16 June 2019

Diabetes Week is an annual week to raise awareness of diabetes and funds to support their work. This year, Diabetes Week takes place from 10 to 16 June and we're increasing the public's understanding of diabetes. This will help tackle the stigma many people with all types of diabetes feel.

Find out more about the roles Voluntary Action Leistershire are promoting for the organisation by clicking on the links below:-

Leicester City Council (Walking & Cycling Team) - Walk Leader volunteers

Do you enjoy walking and exploring Leicester? Do you also want to encourage more people to get out on foot and be more active? Then this volunteer opportunity could be for you! We are looking for new people to join our team of Walk Volunteers who lead short walks in Leicester for the general public. We are especially need people who can help this summer at evening walks (6-7pm) on Tuesdays and Wednesdays and/or help at daytime walks on occasional weekends. We also have some walks taking place during daytime on weekdays. All our volunteers receive training.

Pages