Volunteering

GL11 and all of it’s volunteers are now proud owners of a shiny Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service!

Take a further look here – Queen’s Award

We understand that people choose to volunteer for a variety of reasons. For some it offers the chance to give something back to the community or make a difference to the people around them. For others it provides an opportunity to develop new skills or build on existing experience and knowledge. No matter what your motivation is, we aim to help you explore suitable roles you will find challenging and rewarding.

Below are a few things that volunteering with GL11 Community Hub can help you achieve.

  • Give something back
  • Feel valued and part of a team
  • Gain confidence and self-esteem

This can all help towards boosting your personal wellbeing

  • Gain new skills, knowledge and experience
  • Enhance a CV
  • Gain an accreditation

Volunteering is a great way to enhance your employability  skills

  • Meet new people and make new friends
  • Share a hobby with others
  • Get to know the local community

Drop in and start your journey with GL11 by meeting Marion for a 1-2-1 discussion about volunteer opportunities, including gardening and DIY, catering or baking, customer service, administration, child care. The list is endless. If we don’t have anything that suits you here, we will help you look elsewhere.

Don’t forget, anyone can volunteer. It doesn’t matter what your skills, experience or background are, or how much time you have to give.

Give Marion a call on 01453 548530 or send us an email here

Micro-volunteering

Why not try a bit of online micro-volunteering right now while you’re on the web?

  • Sign an online petition for a cause you believe in
  • Send a tweet or like a Facebook page to help raise awareness for a local charity
  • Complete a questionnaire
  • Leave a Google online review
  • Make a donation to a worthy cause