Does your list of New Year resolutions include some of those long put off tasks? Need some help? Ashley from HSBC has contacted Volunteer Glasgow to let us know that they have teams of 7 – 12 people on the following dates in February & March: February 6th, 13th, 14th, 20th March 6th, 15th If […]
Blog posts for the ‘Organisation News’ Category
Is there a need for a national scheme to better recognise everyone over the age of 25 that volunteers to support public and third sector organisations making Scotland fairer, healthier, and smarter?
And, if so, what should it look like?
Read our short, interim report on what people have told us and what we’re proposing to do next to make it a reality.
The Lodging House Mission in East Campbell Street is offering a free Christmas meal to those who will be alone over the festive period. The meal will be served from 12pm. (The Lodging House Mission cannot cater for children and ask that only adults attend) The City Mission have opened their Winter Night Shelter at […]
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 […]
Our Volunteering Works Program encourages volunteering as an employability progression route.
Come and join other Volunteer Managers for a morning of group support and problem-solving at our last networking sessions for 2017!
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.
Volunteer Special offer of a Handy person for decorating & flooring.
The Volunteering Support Fund is now open, until Friday 14 July 2017. The Fund supports organisations to recruit additional volunteers (who will contribute towards delivering a new volunteering project, or extending/expanding an existing one) and improve how volunteers are supported in their role. Grants of between £7,500 and £10,000 are now available to small to […]
Everis employees are hoping to team up and help out one or more charities in Glasgow. The team (of between 5 & 10 people) are willing to undertake almost any task, including: gardening or environmental projects; helping out at lunch clubs; decorating; running a workshop to teach people spreadsheets. Ting from Everis would like to […]