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What would we do without them?

Here is a startling revelation about an army of volunteers. According to the NCVO, an estimated 12.7 million people volunteer in England once a month and in talking to three of them, it dawned on me that volunteering is… work. Often it’s hard and sometimes thankless work. I also found that the reward for such free labour is not just the warm glow you get from helping other people, though that is certainly part of it. Pat Driver, trustee for The Sara Lee Trust writes.

Posted 13:57 Sunday, Aug 20, 2017 In: Home Ground Tags: Pat Driver Sara Lee Sara Lee Trust volunteering

Make 2014 your creative year at the Jerwood!

The Jerwood Gallery is seeking volunteers to join its vibrant team as Gallery Stewards, supporting its work as a cultural hub in Hastings, and playing a key role in the network of coastal galleries across the South East.

Posted 13:33 Wednesday, Nov 20, 2013 In: Arts News Tags: Becky Fletcher Chris Cormack Jerwood Gallery Liz Gilmore volunteering

A St Leonards lass in rural Nepal

A few months ago, you might have seen local girl Sidney Ewing selling her possessions outside Love Cafe, or organising a ‘Curry-oke’ night at The Roomz. It was all in aid of raising enough money to fly to Nepal on a Restless Development project.

Posted 17:30 Wednesday, Aug 7, 2013 In: The HOT Planet Tags: female empowerment gender inequality Love Café Restless Development sense of community The Roomz travel volunteering
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Ask and it May be Given! –  Central St Leonards Ward Community First Grants

Applications are invited for the second round of the Central St Leonards Ward

Posted 07:04 Saturday, Dec 1, 2012 In: Hastings People Tags: Central St Leonards Community Development Foundation grants Hastings Vlountary Action HVA volunteering
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