Tag Archive for 'volunteers'

Tree care volunteers requested to help establish trees at St Germain, Castel on 29 March 2014

March 25th, 2014 by Richard Lord

You are invited to a Tree Care Army morning at the Sigma Wood at St Germain, Castel beginning at 10 a.m. on Saturday 29 March 2014. Please wear boots and gloves and if possible bring garden tools such as a spade, shovel, wheelbarrow, bucket or hoe. Volunteers plan to complete the weeding of the new […]

GVS needs a volunteer bus escort at Jubilee Day Centre, St Sampson

February 12th, 2014 by Richard Lord

The Guernsey Voluntary Service is looking for a volunteer bus escort at the Jubilee Day Centre to replace a volunteer who has retired. A volunteer bus escort for the following dates is required is February: Wednesday 19 February in the afternoon Friday 21 February in the morning; Wednesday 26 February in the afternoon. The dates […]

Autism Guernsey’s Befriending Scheme looking for volunteers

February 6th, 2014 by Autism Guernsey

Autism Guernsey is looking for volunteers to undertake activities with an adult with autism and/ or a learning disability. These could include activities like going for walks, visiting events, taking up a sport or just simply having a chat and a coffee in town. It’s all about having a good time together. Befriending is a […]

Victorian Walled Kitchen Garden in Saumarez Park needs volunteers, old cards, egg boxes and small gifts

January 31st, 2014 by Richard Lord

The Guernsey Botanical Trust 25 January 2014 ‘Garden Gossip‘ newsletter states that the Victorian Walled Kitchen Garden is now an accredited Guernsey visitor attraction. The beautiful garden expects many visitors in 2014. The garden hopes to open from 10.00 a.m. to 4 p.m. from Tuesdays to Sundays between March and September 2014 and Bank Holidays, but […]

Guernsey’s charities looking for volunteers with business acumen

July 30th, 2013 by Guernsey Community Foundation

The Guernsey Community Foundation’s Volunteer Matching Programme, which launched in 2012, has successfully placed a number of experienced business people with acumen into local charities. Placements have ranged from professionals with marketing, communication and accountancy skills, to people with business development expertise. “All volunteers are invaluable and their contributions are hugely beneficial to our voluntary […]

GVS Meals on Wheels recipients receive free Christmas cards and local delivery from Guernsey Post

November 29th, 2012 by Guernsey Post Ltd.

Guernsey Post and the Guernsey Voluntary Service (GVS) have joined together to offer the recipients of the charity’s Meals on Wheels service the opportunity to have all of their Christmas cards delivered to friends and family within the Bailiwick of Guernsey free of charge. The GVS Meals on Wheels volunteers deliver approximately 30,000 meals annually […]

Guernsey Voluntary Service help and video player required

October 20th, 2012 by Guernsey Voluntary Service

The Guernsey Voluntary Service seeks volunteers to help provide services to their elderly clients. Jubilee Day Centre The Rotary Club of Guernsey are holding a Tea Party at St Sampson’s High School on Saturday 3 November 2012 from 2.30 pm until 4.30 pm. The Guernsey Voluntary Service is looking for bus escorts for that day […]

Guernsey Community Foundation provides training on ‘leading and managing volunteers’

July 1st, 2012 by Guernsey Community Foundation

The Guernsey Community Foundation, together with The Learning Company, is offering a training session on ‘Leading & Managing Volunteers’ in July and again in September 2012 , as part of its on-going commitment to support Guernsey’s voluntary sector. Kathy Tracey from The Learning Company will deliver the training sessions which will help those working with […]

Investec teams up with Floral St Peter Port to beautify the grounds at Amherst Primary School

April 18th, 2011 by Richard Lord

A team of twenty volunteers from Investec spent the morning of Saturday 16 April 2011 with Floral St Peter Port team members beautifying the grounds of Amherst Primary School by restoring playground benches, weeding garden borders, painting tyre planters for potatoes and other crops, and adding compost to garden beds, and planting and watering strawberry […]