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Festive Give It A Go GIAG 2019

Festive Give It A Go GIAG 2019 logo

Give Volunteering A Go this festive time! These one-off activities offer the chance for you to get involved in your city - with a festive theme! They are a taster, so you can try something new, see more of the city and gain new skills.

Christmas Present Wrapping for Roundabout GIAG

This opportunity takes place until 20 Dec 2019.

Thursday 19th, Friday 20th, Monday 23rd December, 9.30am - 12.30pm or 12.30pm - 4pm (Flexible) Roundabout is a youth homeless charity, based in Sheffield, working with vulnerable young people aged 16-24. Roundabout would love your help wrapping Christmas presents for these young people! By giving just a few hours of your time, you can bring a smile to a young person living in vulnerable housing conditions this festive time.

What will I gain?

Knowing that young people who are living in vulnerable housing conditions, will receive a gift this Christmas

Training and support

All guidance provided by the supervisor

Time commitment

One-off Pick from Thursday 19th, Friday 20th, Monday 23rd December 9.30am - 12.30pm or 12.30pm - 4.30pm (can be flexible)







DBS (criminal records) check



The Circle, 33 Rockingham Lane, S1 4FW.

Travel information

10 minutes walk from the Students' Union.
  • CausesHomelessness, Poverty and social justice, Teenagers and young adults
  • Frequencyone-off
  • WhenMonday morning, Monday afternoon, Tuesday morning, Tuesday afternoon, Wednesday morning, Wednesday afternoon, Thursday morning, Thursday afternoon, Friday morning, Friday afternoon
  • Skills and InterestsArt and craft, Communication skills, Creativity, Hands-on tasks, Practice my English
  • Careers and AspirationsThird sector and charity work

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