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.

 

 DROP-IN SESSIONS

Meet an advisor to discuss your volunteer  requirements at one of our twice weekly drop in sessions.

Tuesdays 10.00 – 12.00

Thursdays 1.00 – 3.00

 

 

Volunteer Now:

 

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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 – 4.00.

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.  Watch out for details of the next forum. To book your place and car parking pass, please be in touch.

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. Find out what’s coming up here!

TOP VOLUNTEERING OPPORTUNITIES IN BRADFORD!

The Volunteer Centre works with charities across the Bradford District to promote their volunteer roles. Below is a small selection of the roles available. Visit do-it, the national volunteering website to see more.

Administration/reception

Befriending

Catering

Children/young people

DIY/practical

Driving

Health care/social care

IT

Refugees

Retail

Sport

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