Volunteering news

One off opportunity: Get green-fingered with Community Planting in Lenton Abbey!

Sow seeds for the community between 30th May-1st June

Volunteer Awards 2018!

Winners announced!

One-off Summer Volunteering opportunity: Playworks annual Play Day!

Join Playworks on 1st August to help provide a brilliant free day out for families!

Leadership opportunity: Laureus Sport For Good Nottingham

A fantastic opportunity to support young people in primary and secondary schools facing disadvantage.

One off opportunity: Put the fun in to the Lenton Funday Festival!

On Saturday 16th June help with festival festivities!

Asian language speaking volunteers needed for the Home Library Service!

Can you speak Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Punjabi or Urdu and want to help make library services more accessible?

Summer Volunteering: Summer Reading Challenge with Nottingham City Libraries

Help get young people involved in the Mischief Makers’ Summer Reading Challenge!

Summer Volunteering: CHICKS break camps 2018!

Help provide week long respite breaks for disadvantaged children this summer!

Free Rice!

Every correct answer in these fun multiple choice games donates rice to the World Food Programme!


Help find the micro volunteering campaign for you on Elbi! The website and app which posts 3 different campaigns a day providing a wide range of projects to easily get involved with.

Charity Miles

Charity Miles is a free smartphone app in which people can exercise to donate for free!


Explore the Zooniverse! Volunteers are invited to help with research projects from around the world and across space helping to solve some of life's mysteries.

Be My Eyes

Be My Eyes is a smartphone app which helps blind and visually impaired people 'borrow' the eyes of sighted individuals through live video chat. Help someone with their day-to-day lives one call at a time!

Post Pals

Find a Post Pal today and 'post a smile on a sick child's face'!


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