To make Hackney a place of understanding and mutual respect where the culture of volunteering has a positive impact.
15 May 2013
VCH News: Celebrate Hackney’s amazing volunteers with #volunteersweek http://t.co/cRoB5XYW0B
15 May 2013
If you're interested in volunteering and study at @HackneyCC come down and say hi to Volunteer Centre Hackney today!
10 May 2013
Free Volunteering Workshops for Adult Learners’ Week, 18 – 24 May 2013 http://t.co/resnqJGGCn via @VCHackney
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- Tanya Turner on Volunteering: How to Get Involved (Adult Learners’ Week in Hackney)
- Alain Tuwape Musa on Volunteering: How to Get Involved (Adult Learners’ Week in Hackney)
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There are loads of buses that stop nearby, including numbers 30, 38, 56, 242, 277. The nearest rail stations are Dalston Kingsland, Dalston Junction and Hackney Downs.
Tag Archives: Community
Whether you are an organisation working with volunteers, or a local group that wants to start taking on volunteers, check out Volunteer Centre Hackney’s Winter newsletter. Inside you’ll find information on training courses for 2013, new projects and much more. With … Continue reading
Heather Watkins, 27, Clapton, has been volunteering with The Hackney Pirates, a local charity that focuses on developing children’s literacy skills in a creative way, for just over a year and a half. We are all Pirates here, both the … Continue reading
This is a new award for national organisations involved in volunteering activities and in volunteering around the Olympic and Paralympic games and their legacy. You can nominate an organisation that you are a part of, for example if you are … Continue reading
Yesterday afternoon the VCH offices were fully occupied as Hackney residents had the chance to meet and quiz volunteer managers from across the borough. 13 organisations were represented and the VCH team were on hand to answer questions, this gave people a … Continue reading
This is a chance to meet volunteers and volunteer managers from a range of local groups and ask any quesitons you have about the reality of volunteering. No need to book just turn up on the day.
Join Volunteer Centre Hackney at the Rhodes Estate Summer Fair this Saturday.
The final week of London 2012 has begun and the 70,000 volunteers are winning gold among athletes, spectators and officials. Last week, when Team GB’s men’s eight won bronze in the rowing, Phelan Hill, the cox, burst into a BBC … Continue reading
The Olympics are off to a flying start and volunteers are finally getting the recoginition they deserve. Our very own Games Maker, VCH Chair, David Gow is spending the Olympics volunteering courtside at the Horse Guards Parade.