Arts in the Community Volunteering Fair

Arts in the Community Volunteering Fair

DATE: Tuesday 20 November 2018

TIME: 11am - 2pm

LOCATION: Head Post Office Café, Flat Street

Come along to our Arts in the Community Fair and find the right volunteering role for you!

Want to develop your creative skills and make a difference in your community? Come along to our Arts in the Community Volunteering Fair to meet organisations with volunteering opportunities relevant to you.

If you have any questions about this event, please let the volunteering team know by calling us on 0114 225 5005, email us at volunteering@shu.ac.uk or pop in to the HUBs.

Who will be there? We have some great organisations coming along including:

Ignite Imaginations https://www.igniteimaginations.org.uk/

We are an arts charity based in Sheffield. We aim to celebrate and connect communities through art and creativity. Through high quality workshops we want to ignite imaginations, and support individuals to gain new skills and confidence.

Grimm and Co  http://grimmandco.co.uk/

We support under-resourced children and young people aged 7 to 18 with their confidence and skills around creativity and writing. We introduce children and young people to discover creativity and imagination through artists, one-to-one mentoring and exciting projects which spark motivation to write.

Art Works https://www.artworks-sy.co.uk/

Artworks South Yorkshire is a non for profit creative arts organisation, inspiring and helping adults with learning disabilities to achieve their potential and develop important life skills through creative workshops and placements.

Enactus https://careerscentral.shu.ac.uk/getting-experience/enactus

Hallam Enactus is a student-led project committed to using the power of entrepreneurial action to transform lives and shape a better, more sustainable world. 

Mencap https://www.sheffieldmencap.org.uk/

Sheffield Mencap and Gateway provides support for children and adults with learning disabilities and their families and careers.

Time builders https://www.timebuilders.org.uk/

Time builders offer a huge variety of projects which use your passions, skills, knowledge, and time to make a difference to the lives of others.

Rainbow Heron Cafe http://spirit-of-the-rainbow-heron.com/project/late-night-cafe/

A late night monthly mental health cafe, we provide judgement free space, and peer support through creative activity.

Sharrow Lantern Carnival https://www.creativeaction.net/sharrow-lantern-carnival

Help to create Larnters for the annual Carnival which celebrates the creative community in Sharrow.