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Exhibition Volunteer

Part of The British Museum of Food's SCOOP: The Wonderful World of Ice Cream
Opportunity available: 28/06/2018 to 28/09/2018

We are looking for Exhibition Volunteers to help us with the smooth running of the exhibition. Expectations include: • Assisting the operations team with administration duties and contribute to the efficient day-to-day running of the exhibition, shop and front-of-house areas • Monitoring and manage daily ticketing and shop sales • Welcoming guests and explain the museum set-up • Addressing any public needs and respond to general enquiries • Observing security in the shop and museum ...

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Global Changemaker

Part of UK Youth Climate Coalition
Opportunity available: 01/07/2018 to 01/10/2018

UKYCC is a youth led organisation who mobilises and empowers young people to take positive action for global climate justice. We envision a just and sustainable world in which current and future generations enjoy and protect a healthy environment. We are looking for people who share this vision. You don’t have to be a climate science expert or a protester (though we like those people too!) UKYCC is a space to learn and grow, to meet people who share your passion and develop new skills and...

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Calling all natural builders and outdoor eco activists

Part of Calling all natural builders and budding eco outdoor activists
Opportunity available: 28/02/2018 to 27/10/2018

Calling all natural builders and budding eco outdoor activists Are you interested in working with cob or adobe? Learn how to make the raw materials and build community projects with us and skill up Please also get in touch if you are interested in any of our cob courses - run from Edible Landscapes, London, or if you have skills, in working for us Linda 07971 881229 http://www.cobinthecommunity.org/ | FB cobinthecommunity

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Newton park volunteer

Part of Restoration of the "Healing Garden" Newton Farm Ecology Park (Newton Park East)
Opportunity available: 03/12/2017 to 01/11/2018

General conservation work in Newton Park East (Newton Farm Ecology Park). We keep paths clear, document what wildlife and plants are in the park and improve if we can while retaining the parks essential "wild" areas. We are currently running a project to restore the small Healing Garden as the retaining fence of the main structure is close to collapse.

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Refill London - Volunteer

Part of Refill London
Opportunity available: 07/03/2018 to 21/12/2018

Caring for our oceans isn’t easy…except for when it is. Did you know… In the UK alone, it is estimated that 800 plastic bottles per MINUTE end up in landfill or as litter. Almost all of London’s water is supplied by Thames Water, and it really is world-class. It scored highest in a blind taste test against bottled water and is safer and more regulated. Why choose anything other than tap? Refill London, a City to Sea initiative, backed by Thames Water and coordinated by Projec...

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Garden Volunteer

Part of Back To Earth Projects
Opportunity available: 28/11/2017 to 28/12/2018

Support and assistance with general garden maintence and crop care, such as bed preparation, planting crops, prunning, propargation, carpentry etc and the ability to generate ideas and activities that promote and suport health and well being including the sale of produce grown. Other activities consist of: General project publicity, marketing and event support.

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Garden Volunteer

Part of Back To Earth Projects
Opportunity available: 27/11/2017 to 28/12/2018

Back2earth is a community space in the heart of Broadwater Farm Tottenham. Our core goal is to share and promote health and well being through echo and gardening activities. We NEED support with our administrative and publicity/marketing tasks. If you have experience in these (including social media formatting and project promoting) comes and joins us! We would really appreciate YOUR support! We also have a canteen (Jazz Cafe), where we provide delicious, healthy and homely food with th...

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Planting, harvesting and garden maintenance volunteer

Part of Sydenham Garden
Opportunity available: 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2018

Volunteer as a garden helper at the De Frene Market Garden, Sydenham, SE London Sydenham Garden is a charity which helps and supports people with mental health issues and promote recovery. We are looking for volunteers to work at the De Frene Market Garden site on Wednesday be-tween 10:30 am and 2:30 pm. This site is approximately a one acre, supporting a large greenhouse, poly tunnels, apple orchard and a number of raised beds. The project is to build a sustainable organic fruit and vege...

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Garden Project Volunteer

Part of Sydenham Garden
Opportunity available: 03/01/2018 to 31/12/2018

We are currently recruiting volunteers to join our Garden project. The Garden project is based on the principles of Social and Therapeutic Horticulture and aims to help people with their recovery from mental ill health. There are four 2.5 hour sessions per week for up to 12 co-workers (the name we give our beneficiaries). The sessions are led by the Garden Project Lead with the support of four volunteers. The sessions involve horticultural activities, seasonal activities, conservation, co...

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Twilight Gardening Volunteer

Part of Skip Garden
Opportunity available: 30/08/2018 to 31/12/2018

On Wednesday evenings, the garden is transformed as people of all ages leave their office, their homes, their schools to get their hands dirty and help the Skip Garden grow. You will work alongside our garden team who have expertise of growing in hard urban spaces and you will always be invited to stay for a homecooked warm meal at the end of the session as a way of saying thanks. Our Twilight Gardening sessions run from May to October on Wednesday evenings from 5 - 7pm. Spaces are limited ...

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Lunch and Learning Volunteer

Part of Skip Garden
Opportunity available: 30/08/2018 to 31/12/2018

You can become part of the King's Cross community by having lunch and working side by side with local children and other King's Cross business employees to explore sustainability in a hands-on way. Each month we focus on a different theme, from bee-friendly planting to bread making in the outdoor pizza oven to working with willow and making jams and chutneys. Alongside the local children, you will co-design and make the products which will find a useful home on the King's Cross development si...

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Kentish Town City Farm Volunteer

Part of Kentish Town City Farm
Opportunity available: 30/08/2018 to 31/12/2018

We have a fantastic group of adult volunteers who help keep the farm a vibrant grassroots organisation. Whether you want to help with a single event or get involved on a weekly basis there’s plenty to get stuck into. Adult volunteers contribute to all sorts of activities that include office skills, baking, arts, helping out at events, sharing your equine skills and much more. Or if you enjoy planning events and organising activities KTCF’s Friends of the Farm Team might be the thing for you. ...

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Camden Foodbank Volunteering Opportunities

Part of Camden Foodbank
Opportunity available: 30/08/2018 to 31/12/2018

Volunteers are the life blood of foodbanks. Your skills could be just what we need. Volunteers are the driving force behind foodbanks. There are thousands of volunteers across the UK, helping The Trussell Trust Foodbank Network get emergency food to people in crisis. We want you to enjoy volunteering and there are lots of ways to get involved. Whatever role you choose, you will make a real difference to the life of someone in crisis. WAREHOUSE VOLUNTEER We need help to weigh, sort and ...

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Riding Volunteer

Part of Kentish Town City Farm
Opportunity available: 01/10/2018 to 31/12/2018

Our horse riding programme is professional, friendly and approved by both the British Horse Society and the Riding for the Disabled Association. We have three horses and two donkeys and a floodlit outdoor riding arena. We offer city children accessible low-cost riding opportunities and provide three types of riding related programmes: Pony & Donkey Rides Children age 4 yrs + have the chance to get on a horse and ages 2 yrs + can enjoy donkey rides. Pony Club Young people living in the Lo...

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Early Years volunteers wanted

Part of Calthorpe Project Community Garden
Opportunity available: 13/07/2018 to 31/12/2018

Stay & Play Volunteer Support the early years stay and play co-ordinator, helping to work with parents/carers and their children age 0-5 on Mondays 10.00-3.30pm Help create and deliver gardening, food growing and nature play activities for children and their parents/carers in the early years garden, family allotments and other areas at the project prepare, serve and clear up food with parents and children observe children, take photographs and make notes to help record and promote the o...

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Volunteer at Cecil Sharp House

Part of Cecil Sharp House Permaculture Garden
Opportunity available: 30/08/2018 to 31/12/2018

Volunteering is a great way to support EFDSS and get closer to all things folk. If you are interested in volunteering for us please see below for volunteer opportunities. At Cecil Sharp House we are always on the lookout for more volunteer stewards to help support our concerts, dances and family activities. It’s a fun way to get involved and have a great experience in one of London’s greatest venues. Our garden is maintained and planted by Permaculture and we welcome volunteers all year ro...

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Admin/project support

Part of Castlehaven Community Association Gardens & Horticulture Hub
Opportunity available: 30/08/2018 to 31/12/2018

We are looking for a volunteer to help us to deliver our Ageactivity 60+ Project. We organise classes, clubs, activities and social events for older people in the Community in order to keep them engaged and active as well as reducing the risk of isolation. We need help mainly with our admin tasks but also with opening and closing classes, helping to set up and pack away, sending out reminder texts and emails to members, making telephone calls to members and ordering and organising delivery of...

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Community Gardening Volunteers at Castlehaven

Part of Castlehaven Community Association Gardens & Horticulture Hub
Opportunity available: 30/08/2018 to 31/12/2018

Do you love the outdoors, green spaces and gardening? If so, we could do with your help. Come along and volunteer at the Castlehaven Open Space. Sessions run every Wednesday from 10.30am to 2.30pm, all are welcome. Meet at the Haven at the Castlehaven Community Association, 23 Castlehaven Road, Camden, NW1 8RU. Sessions are free. Tea, coffee & biscuits are provided.

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Literacy Volunteer

Part of Literacy Volunteer
Opportunity available: 10/09/2018 to 30/08/2019

Every weekday our wonderful, unconventional Ship of Adventures in Hackney plays host to a group of 9-12 year olds from the local area who come for one-to-one support from committed Volunteer Crewmates because their teachers think they could do with extra support. As a volunteer, you will support the Young Pirates with reading and creative writing. Our termly projects culminate in the publication of storybooks, studio recordings and websites.

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Volunteer Friday! Followed by a free hearty lunch

Part of Volunteer Friday! Followed by a free hearty lunch
Opportunity available: 26/07/2018 to 20/12/2019

Come and help us build and grow at the Eco Park, Porthtowan every Friday. Followed by a free lunch. Learn more about growing organic fruit and veg on the allotment with horticulturalist Marie. Be part of low-impact building projects such as rammed earth building and cob constructions. Get involved in tree planting and pruning willow coppicing and weaving. Help with preparing the site for our annual festival Tropical Pressure by building pallet planters, recycled tyres planters or weaving f...

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