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2017 – Do more for the planet

Four fab ways to give time to care for our environment: Love your canal! A bit of wildness that runs through the heart of our communities, canals need some TLC. Towpath Taskforce teams are a flexible way to fit volunteering into a busy lifestyle. The Taskforce on the Huddersfield Broad Canal meet on the second …

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2017 – Learn something new

Want to stimulate your brain and develop your skills? Here are some ways to do just that: Help children,  young people and adults to improve their reading Could you be the person that offers one-to-one support to help struggling readers to catch up? If so Yorkshire-based charity Reading Matters would love to hear from you. …

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2017 – Want to get fitter?

Volunteering can be a great way to be more active. Here are four ideas to get you started. Become a Walk Leader Walking groups bring people together to enjoy short free walks. If you enjoy walking why not have a go at leading or helping to lead a group? Womencentre are looking for walk volunteers …

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Day 6: Come see us at the Packhorse Gallery

We’ll be at the Packhorse Gallery on Tuesday 6th December to give you some festive inspiration! Our full Christmas list of volunteer opportunities will be available, so pop by, grab a flyer and have a chat about what you can do to give the give of time this Christmas. Don’t have any time? Not to …

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Whale Hunting for Charities

This session will show you the key elements and tactics for you to start to engage with large sponsors without asking them for direct financial support. “Whale hunt as a metaphor for landing big supporters and larger corporate and company sponsors, the kind that transform your charity.” Thursday May 26th 9:30am Brighouse We start with …

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Looking for local funding?

Local groups and organisations with great ideas to make their communities even better places to live are now invited to apply for funding to turn their ideas into reality. Using money raised by HealthBloom society lottery through The Health Lottery, People’s Health Trust has opened Active Communities in Kirklees. Active Communities is a funding programme …

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