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A Plate of Friendship

Its that time of year again when the best qualities of people show themselves in all sorts of kind and wonderful ways. The No:1 Befriending Agency, in collaboration with The Real Junk Food Project –  has dedicated Boxing Day (26th December) to cooking and providing 30 meals for anyone who may be alone over the […]

Festive Kindness In Abundance!

Emmi’s Diner is sending a big shout out asking people who  live in the G20. G21, G22 & G23 area of Glasgow to nominate someone who is vulnerable and likely to be spending Christmas Day alone.  The diner is offering a three course Christmas dinner with all the trimmings to anyone in need.   They […]

#Join In – Christmas Day with Sarah Millican

Comedian Sarah Millican invites anyone on their own this Christmas Day to join her and a multitude of other nice people on Twitter for a chit-chat that can last all day if you want it to. As Sarah says, “Social media has its faults for sure (trolls etc) but its also brilliant at lessening loneliness.  […]

Help Rebuild Lives!

POSITIVE ACTION IN HOUSING NEEDS YOUR HELP. 2016/17 has been a busy year for Positive Action In Housings’ Lifeline Service.  1,205 destitute and potentially destitute families, lone men, women and children (88 children) have depended on this service.  This service is a last resort for refugees and asylum seekers while they wait for Home Office […]

Take advantage of the spirit of Christmas!

It’s that time of year again where we start to receive lots of enquiries from people looking to volunteer over the Christmas period. We are therefore keen to advertise any opportunities which organisations may have for people to support their work over the festive period.

Get on The Right Track! – Team Offer

Ann from Network Rail has been in touch.  They still have spaces in their volunteering programme for teams of employees to volunteer with community groups and/or charities in Glasgow who need some tasks done.  If you would like to make use of this offer please complete the form below and send it to Ann.  Dates […]

Volunteering Works!

Our Volunteering Works Program encourages volunteering as an employability progression route.

Attention Volunteer Managers! Networking mornings coming up in November….

Come and join other Volunteer Managers for a morning of group support and problem-solving at our last networking sessions for 2017!

Photographer: Volunteer Special Offer

Jamie is a Photographer specialising in Reportage in covering the human aspects and interaction in every day life. He also has experience of Social Photography for all occasions and events which he captures in a reporting style which is applicable to any group or individual.

Our New Digital Platform Launches in September

After 4 years of your feedback, battling existing national systems, negotiating changes in funding conditions, and specifying requirements, we will be offering a new, free advertising service to volunteer-involving organisations in Glasgow from September. If you are currently advertising opportunities with us, there are a couple of things you will need to do between 1st and 29th September.

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