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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.

Tuesday 10th - Friday 20th 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 Tuesday 10th, Wednesday 11th, Thursday 12th, Friday 13th, Monday 16th, Tuesday 17th, Wednesday 18th, Thursday 19th, Friday 20th 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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