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Volunteer and Skills Fair

Find out how you can make a difference and build your skills!

Building on the success of last year's volunteer fair we have teamed up with Kidderminster College and the Jobcentre to bring you TWO volunteers and skills fairs in 2019.  

Come along to meet some of the local organisations who can help you gain valuable work experience; learn new skills; make new friends and improve your own wellbeing all whilst giving back to your local community in a relaxed and informal environment.

 

 

Thursday 16 May 2019

Kidderminster Town Hall

10am – 2pm

 

Thursday 17 October 2019

Stourport Civic Hall

10am – 2pm

 

 

Pop along to discover a whole host of volunteering and learning opportunities, CV skills workshop and refreshments! 

There really is something for everyone to get involved with! 

Why Volunteer?

You can

  • Give something back to an organisation that has impacted on a person's life, either directly or indirectly
  • Make a difference to the lives of others
  • Help the environment
  • Fell valued and part of a team
  • Help others less fortunate or without a voice
  • Gain confidence and self-esteem
  • Meet new people and make new friends
  • Get to know the local community

Volunteering can also be a route to employment, or a chance to try something new which may lead to a career change. It can be a way of:

  • Gaining new skills, knowledge or experience
  • Developig existing skills and knowledge
  • Enhancing a CV
  • Improving one's employment propoest
  • Gaining an accreditation.

Organisations 

We had more than 40 community volunteering groups come along to our last fair in September 2018, all with their own unique volunteering opportunities.

Community volunteering groups attending our 2019 Kidderminster Town Hall event are listed below.

Safe Families for Children

Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service

St. Richard's Hospice

Wyre Forest Dial a Ride

Cards for Good Causes Ltd

Axis Youth Hub

Forestry Commission England

Worcestershire Wildlife Trust

Age UK Bromsgrove, Redditch & Wyre Forest

Severn Area Rescue Association

Baxter College

Simply Limitless

National Trust

Wyre Forest D.C Ranger Service

Home Start Wyre Forest

Worcestershire Association of Carers

Friends of Springfield Park

Hartlebury Castle

Sight Concern Worcestershire

Victim Support

Wyre Forest Nightstop

KEMP Hospice Brinton Park Heritage Fund (Wyre Forest District Council) Barnardo's - 10:32 Wyre Forest

Wyre Forest Vegans