News Archive: February 2013

Vintage Communities Meet-up

You are invited to join with a group of local volunteers, on Monday March 11th at 7pm in St Anselm’s Church Hall (off Tooting Bec Road). We want to talk about what is good about living in Balham and Tooting Bec and to explore how we can make it an even better place together.

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Nominate a top young person

Do you know an outstanding young person? Nominate them for this year’s Wandsworth Young Person of the Year award.

The award, in its 21st year, honours those young people in the community who deserve recognition for their achievements, courage, generous attitude or ability to overcome difficult personal circumstances. This could include:

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Ready, Steady …Commissioned!

This conference will prepare voluntary / community sector organisations that support the emotional wellbeing of children in schools to become commissioning ready.

Conference details:

22 March 2013 - Prospero House, London Bridge SE1 1GA (10am – 4.30pm).

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Opportunity of the Week @ Capital Clean-Up

This week's featured volunteer role is:

Volunteer - Wimbledon & Putney Commons, Capital Clean-up

Opportunity Description

Capital Clean-up is a partnership campaign led by the Mayor of London as part of his Team London volunteering programme. Our objectives are to:

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Opportunity of the Week @ Vintage Communities

This week's featured volunteer opportunity is:

Drinks and Nibbles Welcome Volunteer, Vintage Communities

Opportunity Description

We would appreciate some help with organising our event on the 11th March 7.00pm - 8.30pm at St Anselms in Tooting Bec. We are expecting about 50 people and require assistance with welcoming guests and serving drinks.

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Volunteering Wandsworth E-News - Out now!

We have recently released our February 2013 issue of Volunteering Wandsworth E-News.

Our newsletter features all the latest volunteer opportunities and events to keep you in the know about what's happening in the borough.

If you didn't receieve the original e-mail, take a look at the online version by clicking here.

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Opportunity of the Week @ Momentum

This week's featured volunteer opportunity is:

Valentine's Balloons Event, Momentum

Opportunity Description

Volunteers are required to help spread some "lurve" in our community! To celebrate the forthcoming Valentine's Day, volunteers will be required to help man a small stall in the entrace of Sainsbury's Putney. They will inflate and prepare heart shaped balloons on a stick to be offered to custoomers entering or leaving the store, in return for a small donation.

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