Volunteering news

One Off Opportunity: Christmas Holiday Club at the Pearson Centre

Join the Pearson Centre on 9th & 16th December to help fill their holiday club with festive spirit!

One off opportunity: Bag packing for Maggie's!

On 15th, 16th &17th December give your time to help raise funds and awareness for Maggie's Centre!

One Off Opportunity: Christmas Carols at Green's Windmill and Science Centre

On 16th December join Green's Windmill for their fa-la-la-la-fabulous carols!

One off opportunity: Kegworth Christmas Market!

On 3rd December help get Kegworth Christmassy!

One Off Opportunity: Gift wrapping at Toys R Us for Rainbows Hospice

Run a tombola and wrap gifts in support of Rainbows Hospice on 16th,17th,18th December

One Off Opportunity: Canning Circus Christmas Lights Switch on!

Light up Canning Circus on 30th November!

One Off Opportunity: Lenton Abbey Christmas Lights Switch on!

Help make Lenton Abbey sparkle on Wednesday 6th December

One Off Opportunity: British Red Cross Bucket Collections

Join the British Red Cross on the 9th December in Beeston or 1st &10th December in Arnold to help raise money for their great cause!

One Off Opportunity: Cash for Kids - Mission Christmas

Santa needs your help this Christmas!

One off opportunity: Bag it up with Equation!

Equation’s goal as a charity is for everyone to have equal, healthy relationships, in a society free from domestic abuse, sexual violence and gender inequality.
They are looking for volunteers to help raise funds and awareness by providing a bag packing service at two one off events in Nottingham supermarkets.


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'!

My experience as an international student at UoN

Final year Law student Sami Hawari describes his experience of coming from Jordan as an international student to study here at UoN.

Why I love studying at a global university

Final year French student Nick Robinson shares how UoN's global community has enriched his experience here.


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