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Teenage Cancer Trust are currently looking for some lovely volunteers this summer to help out in their August Collection Weekend at all Homebase Stores across the UK! They will be holding bucket collections at Homebase stores over the Bank Holiday Weekend of 25/26/27 August 2012. This is a fantastic opportunity to get involved in and it is all for a worthy cause!

How to get involved?

Just give a few hours of your time on Saturday 25th, Sunday 26th or Monday 27th August and go down to your local Homebase store. Teenage Cancer Trust will supply you with all the promotional materials you will need and the collection buckets will be waiting for you at the store.All you have to do is sign up, turn up, have fun bucket collecting, and then go about your weekend. Easy! Bring your friends and family along too, as up to three volunteers can collect at any one time and have fun seeing how much you can collect together!

Sign up.

Contact Caroline on 0207 612 0721 or email her on for more information.

You will need to:

Tell them the name of your preferred Homebase store.

Tell them the date and times you want to volunteer.

Caroline will then confirm the details and you are all set!


”Tabula Rasa” is an amazing new youth led project based in South Norwood for young people aged 11-19. They are currently looking for volunteers to help run the project and need young people to take part in the workshops.

Want to be part of the ‘Tabula Rasa’ team?

The whole team that runs and supports the project are between the ages of 22-24. So the project is run by young people for young people! This means young people will always have a say on how to improve the project. They aim to give young people a chance to learn new skills and encourage them to use their skills to find work and higher education courses.

Or if you are aged 11-19, you can join the workshops?

All the details are in the flyer below:

Also, there are one-to-one support sessions (advice and guidance), anonymous text messaging support service, homework workshops, career advice and support/ C.V writing and mentoring.


If interested, contact via email: or tel: 0771 724 6444

Do you love volunteering?

Want to make a difference?

vInspired are searching for young people with energy, enthusiasm, ideas and passion to join their Board.

Follow the link: for more details and to fill out their online application form.

Deadline is 3rd August 2012 at 5pm so HURRY UP!

Nadine is giving 3 people the chance to attend the below music and theatre production for FREE!

All you have to do is help Nadine  give out some flyers for one hour before it all starts (6-7pm). This will be a great example of volunteering for Choice FM to list in your CV so any takers?

Let Nadine Neckles know asap:

Introducing The Lazy Grafters, a pair of fun-loving lyricists who are a breath of fresh air for the UK rap scene: meet the sassy Lil’ Simz, a female MC who mixes book smarts and street vibes to create her own unique style; enter soul star David O and the charismatic Cynikal with the live band funk. We also bring you inspirational lyricists, from prolific rap prodigy Kinetic to Wordplay, with his powerful poetics. Add sultry soul sista Honey and inspirational reggae singer Yiserael Immanuel and the Eastside Stories All-Stars and you have the complete package. These artists are unique, but all share the same dream- to go from anonymous to famous.

You can also expect competitions, a fashion show and a few surprises along the way…after all, our event is called Anonymous…what did you expect?

Do you want to be a member of V’s Youth Advisory Board 2011-2012?

Want to help promote V at events?

Want to design their programmes?

Know any new ways of reaching and supporting young people?

Want to get your hands dirty?

Want to help out with the work, attend regular meetings and undertake projects and activities?

V is a leading youth charity which provides 14-25 year olds with volunteering and social action opportunities to improve their life skills and employability.

The Youth Advisory Board works annually with staff on a range of exciting projects and activities.

You will bring fresh ideas, new perspectives and build a range of skills and talents to V. Some board members have tons of volunteering experience, others are new on the scene, but they all have something to add!

Got what it takes?

Fill out their online application form:

 Deadline: 6th July, 5pm

Are you 16-25 years old?

Care about the environment?

Climate Squad want you!

Climate Squad are recruiting volunteers for new carbon saving events. Join Climate Squad to help drivers save money, fuel and CO2. Teams of Climate Squad volunteers will be pumping up drivers tyres to the recommended level, helping them make fuel, cash and carbon savings (5-8% for each car with all its tyres pumped up).

Volunteers will receive the United Nations endorsed Environment Action Certificate along with reasonable travel and food expenses. You can also receive a free gig ticket courtesy of Orange Rock Corps by volunteering.

To volunteer with the Climate Squad, apply through this website:

To find out more information, click onto this link: