See the latest lists of volunteering ideas and opportunities for businesses. Our Business Volunteering Team can work with you to find the right sort of volunteering opportunities for your team and match you with the right organisation to suit your business needs and aims. You can speak to us at […]
Volunteering Events for Council Employees We are delighted to be working with Kirklees Council on their new Employee Volunteering Scheme. It allows every Council Employee 2 days paid volunteering every year and to give something back to their community. The Business Volunteering Team at Volunteering Kirklees are here to help […]
Gain New Skills & Open New Doors If you are interested in volunteering in schools, supporting mums-to-be, or improving your general confidence and skills for volunteering, then there are a choice of courses coming up in November and December to help you get a foot on the volunteering ladder or […]
Congratulations to Huddersfield Mission who have been awarded the Volunteering Kirklees Quality award. Paul Peart Assistant Manager – Volunteers, Facilities and Community Engagement at Huddersfield Mission commented: “Huddersfield Mission are proud to receive the Volunteering Kirklees quality award for volunteering. It has been a robust process to go through but […]
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 […]
Locala have once again achieved the Kirklees Volunteering Quality Award in recognition of the high quality volunteering experience they offer. Locala is a Community Interest Company, an independent not-for-profit social enterprise, providing NHS community services to over 400,000 people in Kirklees and beyond. Most of the care and support is […]
The Sport and Physical Activity Development Team (SPADT) at Kirklees Council aim to get people more active. There are two volunteer programmes delivered by SPADT. The Walk Leaders programme trains volunteers to deliver regular walks in their local community. The Movement and Games in Chairs (MAGIC) programme trains volunteers 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.