Do It – Be More  

The do-it website makes it easier for organisations in Bradford to manage volunteer enquiries and to advertise volunteering roles. You can register your organisation right now.

 

Community Stars 2019

The Community Star Awards, presented by the Lord Mayor, and kindly sponsored by the Telegraph and Argus, Better Start Bradford and Bradford Council  will open online voting shortly! Watch out for further information!

 

 

Volunteer Now:

 

Twitter

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About 2 days ago from (((BradfordVC)))'s Twitter via Hootsuite Inc.

 

Ever thought about volunteering?  It is great way to meet new people, have fun, fill in gaps on a CV, learn new skills and build a stronger community.  There are over 1,120 choices here in Bradford to suit your skills and lifestyle.  If you can spare even an hour once a month we have the role for you.  Interested in volunteering? Fill in the red box on the bottom right of this home page. Or call to see us on a Tuesday 10am-12noon or Thursday 1pm-3pm. We also run a drop in session at Shipley Library on the first Tuesday of each month from  2-00 –

TEMPORARY OPENING HOURS FROM MONDAY 8TH OCTOBER

Due to staff shortages the Volunteer Centre will be opening at the following times for the next few weeks.

Tuesday – Thursday 9.00am – 4.30pm. The office will be closed Mondays and Fridays.

The time of the drop in sessions is unchanged (as above). If you cannot come to a drop in and need to speak with an advisor, please contact us to make an appointment on 01274 725434.

Please note there will be no drop-in sessions on the following dates:

25th October, 6th, 8th, 13th and 15th November.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

 

SWAPPING PCs FOR PAINTBRUSHES AND TROWELS!

Find out about the latest employee volunteering activity to take place in Bradford with thirty staff from healthcare company, Drive Devillbis.

PEOPLE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE KITEMARK

The Volunteering Kitemark is a certificate awarded to organisations that show their volunteering programmes provide the best experience possible for volunteers. It benchmarks the quality of your volunteer management and involvement, proves and improves the effectiveness of your work with volunteers and enhances your organisation’s reputation. Applying for the Kitemark is free and is valid for two years. Find out  more here.

People Can Kitemark

VOLUNTEER AT A ONE-OFF EVENT IN BRADFORD

As well as regular volunteer roles, there are often opportunities to volunteer for a one off event. Charities are recruiting now for events from August- November. Find out what’s coming up here!

TOP VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES IN BRADFORD!

Bradford Volunteer Centre is looking for new trustees. This is an exciting opportunity to get involved with the work of a small charity with a big role, supporting over 600 other local charities in all aspects of their work with volunteers. Ideally you will have financial expertise or skills in partnership working. Interested? Find out more here. 

If being a trustee is not something that interests you, look at some of the other volunteer roles in different areas of interest.

Administration/reception

Befriending

Catering

Children/young people

DIY/practical

Driving

Health care/social care

IT

Refugees

Retail

Sport

Volunteer Managers Forum

Are you a volunteer coordinator, or someone who manages volunteers? Are you interested in meeting people in similar roles, working in the voluntary and community sector around Bradford to share best practice, discuss local updates relevant to the sector and for moral support? Then you are invited to the Bradford Volunteer Managers Forum  at Bradford University Student Central.  To book your place and car parking pass, please be in touch.

Do-it Website

The Do-it volunteering website has been completely revamped, you are now able to manage volunteer enquiries and volunteering roles on the new site.  For community organisations and charities in Bradford the following guidance will help you through the initial registration process for new do-it account. Please note  all volunteer application will go to your new do-it account.  Watch this video about the new site. Do It Promotional Video