Volunteer Opportunities

Do you have an idea to make your community better?

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Reviving the Heart of the West EndReviving the Heart of the West End is running a four day internationally recognised Active Citizens training programme. In partnership with the British Council. If you are over 18 years old, have an interest in your local area, want to share ideas with other local residents this is a great chance for you!

Project includes:

  • Workshops to learn about your community, culture and those around you
  • Expert support to plan a community project or activity
  • Pitch your idea to access start-up funding
  • Network with other Active Citizens projects around the world
  • Gain valuable new skills

Training dates: 12th, 13th, 19th and 20th September 2016 at the John Buddle Work Village.

If anyone is interested get in touch with Andrew our Volunteer Coordinator via 07833402234 ateasdale@wea.org.uk


COMMUNITY JOURNALISM TRAININGWebsite Become a Community Reporter page

Saturday 24th Sept & Saturday 1st Oct, 10am-4pm, Stanton Street Lounge

These FREE interactive fun sessions will help you develop skills in local journalism, broadcasting and blogging. Places are limited – first come, first serve

Coming to the sessions could offer volunteering opportunities to become a Community Reporter!

Lunch provided. This opportunity is for anyone 16 years plus.

For more information, email hello@greeningwingrove.org.uk or call 0191 2126100