We are pleased to say that we are working with the More In Common Team on this year’s “More In Common Volunteer Awards 2020” The award recognises and celebrates the many volunteers who work tirelessly across Kirklees who bring people together. Some comments from the 2018 event… “Excellent event….lots of […]
Come and find out all about volunteering at one of our sessions In Dewsbury, Batley and Heckmondwike Volunteering Kirklees are out and about across Kirklees and will be on hand to explore options and chat about the range of roles available across the Dewsbury/Batley area. Pop by to see us. […]
Yorkshire Building Society staff recently spent a day volunteering at Sensory World in Dewsbury, helping with painting and maintenance to transform the Sensory Play Area. The room looks super thanks to the staff from Yorkshire Building Society. Linda, Sensory World It was a fantastic day! We really enjoyed it… We […]
Have you made any New Year Resolutions? These could be to…. Do something new? Learn new skills? Meet new people? Get Fit? Be outside more? Help others? Whatever your New Year Goal, volunteering can help you achieve them. Take a look at our brand new volunteer listings and try something […]
The Huddersfield Town Foundation team have been busy out in the community….
This week we will be focusing on volunteer drivers and looking at the huge contribution they make to sometimes the most isolated in our society. We will also let you know about how you get involved yourself. In as little as 90 minutes you can make a huge difference to […]
Accu (who specialise in supplying engineering components) have their head office in Huddersfield and contacted Volunteering Kirklees hoping to do some volunteering with a local charity. On the 23rd April 2019, three members of staff attended Richmond Fellowship (an organisation that supports people with mental health issues) and used their […]
Kirklees Council staff raised over £1500 in one day for Oxfam….further information here.
Andrew Marsden from local solicitors Brearley’s Solicitors offered his time, professional knowledge and skills to benefit local community groups and other voluntary organisations from across Kirklees. The session was held on 7th February in a room provided free of charge by Oxfam Online in Batley, and we welcomed over 20 […]