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Take part in volunteering projects where you can make a positive impact in a couple of hours! We have lots of events throughout the year and it’s a good way to get involved in volunteering that’s flexible around your timetable!

If you have a one-off opportunity that you think our students might be interested in then please contact us on

Get Involved:

One off opportunity: The Pearson Centre Christmas Market on Saturday 23 November.

Get involved and volunteer at The Pearson Centre's Christmas Market on Saturday 23 November between 11am-2pm!

One off opportunity: Tackle food poverty with FareShare

Get involved with the UK's largest food drive to help feed people in need. Join Fareshare's Tesco Food Collection between the 21st – 23rd November 2019.

Derby Road safety monitoring

Help influence safety planning for busy Derby Road

One off opportunity: Foodbank Collection in Beeston and Toton

Your local foodbank is in need of volunteers to help out with their upcoming food collection on Thursday 21 November - Sunday 23 November.




Strapped for time? Need a break from revision? Or just feeling like making a difference? Micro volunteering is for you! We have several opportunities that you can take part in from the comfort of your own home that only take a few hours. Make a card for a child in hospital or play games online to raise money for charities - whatever you do you’ll be changing lives. Let’s get to it!


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'!