Tag Archive for 'volunteer'

Autism Guernsey charity recruiting volunteer befrienders

June 22nd, 2013 by Autism Guernsey

  The charity Autism Guernsey is recruiting volunteer Befrienders to spend time with adults with an autism spectrum condition and/or a learning disability. The Befriending Scheme is a joint project that Autism Guernsey is running with Guernsey Mencap. Autism Guernsey hopes to commence training with the first group of volunteer Befrienders in the summer of […]

Oxfam charity shop in St Peter Port seeks volunteers

January 26th, 2013 by Oxfam

The Oxfam charity shop at 24 Smith Street in St Peter Port, Guernsey seeks volunteers. The shop has vacancies on: Tuesday afternoons from 3 pm to 5 pm Wednesday afternoons from 12.30 pm to 5 pm Thursday afternoons from 12.00 pm to 5 pm Friday afternoons from 12.00 pm to 5 pm Please visit the […]

KPMG employee volunteers and sees Tumaini Fund work firsthand

July 30th, 2012 by KPMG

Glenda Bosha, assistant audit manager at KPMG in the Channel Islands, recently returned from a trip to Tanzania to review the Tumaini Fund’s financial year accounts. Miss Bosha volunteered to do the work in response to an appeal by the charity, which looks after AIDS orphans in Tanzania. KPMG supported her aims as part of […]

Helping others does you good

June 9th, 2012 by Mental Health Foundation

The UK charity, Mental Health Foundation, has published its Doing Good? report. The report highlights the impact that helping others has on people’s mental health and well-being, following a public attitude survey which showed that people believe society has become more selfish. The UK faces challenging and unstable times with volatile economic markets and job […]

£1000 WIP bursary offer to young Guernsey women until 11 May 2012

April 18th, 2012 by Women In Professions

Young women in Guernsey are being offered the chance to apply for a bursary aimed at developing life skills. Women in Professions, which provides networking and support for professional women in the Bailiwick of Guernsey, launched its bursary scheme in 2011, and is once again offering £1,000 to enable a local woman between the ages […]

Volunteer.gg website connects Guernsey charities with volunteers

March 28th, 2012 by Volunteer.gg

Volunteer.gg provides an easy and convenient online platform for Guernsey volunteers and charities to connect with each other. Guernsey has over 360 registered charities. Demand for volunteer support often exceeds available ‘helping hands’ and looking to find the right cause, or looking for the right occasion or event to help at can be difficult. Volunteer.gg […]

Guernsey Voluntary Service seeks short term part time volunteer

March 20th, 2012 by Guernsey Voluntary Service

The Guernsey Voluntary Service seeks a volunteer to cover for someone on sick leave over the next few weeks. The GVS requires help from 9 am to 1 pm on the following days: Wednesday 21 March 2012 Monday 26 March 2012 Tuesday 27 March 2012 Thursday 29 March 2012 Monday 2 April 2012 Monday 23 […]

KPMG employees make a difference in the Guernsey community

October 6th, 2011 by KPMG

Staff from the Guernsey office of KPMG in the Channel Islands have swapped the pen for the paintbrush and garden tools this summer for their annual ‘ Make A Difference’ volunteering project to get out into the community and offer help on a variety of projects. Repainting the Guernsey Bereavement Centre was first. The charity […]

Enjoy a hot cup of soup made from heritage vegetables grown in the Victorian walled kitchen garden

September 17th, 2011 by Events

Please join the volunteers at the Victorian walled kitchen garden in Castel, Guernsey between 10 am and 2 pm on 24 September 2011 for a cup of soup made from the garden’s heritage vegetables. Visit the produce stall open every Saturday morning from 9.30 am to midday. Talk to the various gardeners as they go […]