Summary: TimeBank is a national volunteering charity which tackles social issues by finding ways for people to give their time that inspire them and match their lives. TimeBank Podcasts provides volunteers with information and ideas on voluntary work and volunteering projects in the UK through engaging audio interviews and content.
Ali Saidi, a student at University College London set up a Tennis club at his old school through Junction49, a project run by TimeBank for 16-25 year olds. His aim was to encourage younger people to get involved with sports after school to improve their fitness, well being and participation. Ali Saidi talks about Junction49 www.junction49.co.uk
Looking to gain new skills and experience or share your passion for your pastime? Whatever it may be, Futures project could be for you. Based in London and Manchester, Futures can match you with volunteering opportunities in your local area that suit you. Here Mohammed Imran + Misan Ramen talk about why they joined Futures….. [...]
Whether you’re looking to boost your skills, meet new people or simply want to feel good about yourself, the Futures project could be the answer. Based in London and Manchester, Futures can match you with volunteering opportunities in your local area that suit your goals and interests. Here Yusuf Tai explains why you should get [...]
A friendly chat, a listening ear, someone to do things with, someone to empathise and understand – simple acts that can help people from different ethnic, cultural and religious backgrounds to meet, learn, share experiences and enjoy each other’s company. time-of-your-life-interview-enid-and-murray Time of Your Life (ToYL) is a multicultural scheme running in the London borough of [...]
There are so many different ways to volunteer your time. Registering as a TimeBank TimeGiver means that you can find volunteering opportunities to suit you. Anna Gormley became a TimeGiver and now volunteers for Barnardo’s Pyramid clubs. Anna Gormley TimeGiver Register with TimeBank Visit Barnardo’s website
A quick vox pop of random members of the public asking them if they use online social networks and how they have affected their lives. Online Social Networks Vox Pop