Tag : volunteer

Lonely This Christmas? Volunteers Reach Out to Seniors at Xmas

1 month ago / 0 comments

Christmas time is an exciting time for most – the festive period calls for cosy family gatherings and spending time with the people that matter most to us. However, despite Christmas Day being a mere four weeks away, almost three quarters of people living in Leeds don’t know how they … Read More

Celebrating Those That Give Back – International Volunteer Day 2018

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The work of volunteers has touched everyone’s life, one way or another, and International Volunteer Day on the 5th December is here to make sure you realise it. International Volunteer Day (IVD) is here to highlight the invaluable contributions and achievements of volunteers to society and to the individual lives … Read More

Society l Profile: Action

4 years ago / 0 comments

Action is a student led volunteering society, which has been running for 10 years. They run projects with children and older people in the local community and do everything from playing bingo in a care home to taking young careers bowling. Projects include: Reach – accompany children aged 12-16 who … Read More

Travel | Cheap ways to get away…

6 years ago / 0 comments

What better way to celebrate end of exams than a break which doesn’t break the bank… If you are thinking about gallivanting away to some exotic, or not so exotic, location this summer, then why not consider couchsurfing instead of staying in hostels or hotels, and save yourself bundles on … Read More