Publications and forms
You can download these documents for reading offline. All are in Adobe Reader (PDF) format. If you don’t have a suitable reader on your computer, you can obtain Adobe reader here.
The Tesco Bags of Help initiative, the Lions Young Ambassador 2018 and our pop-up shop 2017. Download
Our pop-up shop, Castle School student volunteering and the South Glos Member Awarded Funding Scheme. Download
Looking back at another successful year, including our highly successful pop-up shop. Download
Covering the year to March 2016, it features volunteers’ work to improve facilities at the Armstrong Hall. Download
Guides and policies
Prepared with the Partnership, this offers advice and guidance to organisations which use volunteers. Download
Our policy to counter harrassment and discrimination and describes our complaints procedure. Download
To guide employers in encouraging and assisting staff to volunteer in the local community. Download
Guidance for potential volunteers in finding opportunities to use their skills to benefit the local community. Download
News & information
Christmas lunch: Our annual Christmas thank-you lunch 2017 draws 50+ local volunteers. More.
Alan Hudson Award 2017: We are proud to present the 2017 award for volunteering achievement to Thornbury Foodbank.
Christmas closing dates announced: Our office will be closed between 18 December and 1 January inclusive, reopening on Tuesday 2 January.
Fun and profit at the Swan! The Wednesday night quiz nights at the Swan during November raised £665 for our funds. More information.
Bags of help please! We have been chosen as a finalist in the Tesco Bags of Help scheme in its Thornbury store. More information.
Newsletter: Our 2017 newsletter has been published. Get it here.
Plans for 2018: Next year is our 30th anniversary. We plan events to bring organisations and volunteers closer together. Details here..
Personal Resilience and Stress Management Training: Tools to help you feel less stressed. 31 January 2018. More information.
Experiences: Michele tells how a local company restored her confidence and helped her back into work.
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