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Give It A Go (GIAG) Volunteering 2021/22

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Give Volunteering A Go! An events programme of one-off activities for you to get involved in your city. At each taster session you can try something new, see more of the city and gain new skills.

The Promised Land

This opportunity takes place until 03 Oct 2021.

The Promised Land is a community project based in Crookes who help people through community. There is a Vegetable Garden, Animal plot (with pigs and chickens!), Cutting Garden, Wildlife and lots more! Get out into Sheffield's green space and get stuck into various activities including planting, building and helping to rewild the site. Wednesday 22 September or Sunday 3 October 10.30am - 3pm

Wednesday 22 September or Sunday 3 October 10.30am - 3pm

If you cannot attend either of these dates, you can volunteer with The Promised Land at other times, please apply to this role and contact Katie, the supervisor, directly. 

When you click on Register Your Interest, you will receive an email with a Google Form - please fill this in to let us know which session you wish to book onto.

What skills do I need?

No skills required

What will I gain?

Learn new skills Meet friendly people Be part of the local community Get outside in the fresh air Animals e.g. chickens and pigs

Training and support

There will be a short volunteer induction and there will always be a friendly supervisor onsite.

Time commitment

Wednesday 22 September or Sunday 3 October 10.30am - 3pm







DBS (criminal records) check



The Promised Land, Bolehill Road, Sheffield, S6 5DH (Halfway between Tinker Lane and Hagg Hill)

Travel information

52 bus to Crookes and a 5 min walk. Crookes is 10 mins from Sheffield Uni and Students' Union. The Promised Land site is on Google maps
  • CausesFarms and animals, Mental health, Social isolation
  • Frequencyone-off
  • WhenSunday morning, Sunday afternoon
  • Skills and InterestsGardening, Hands-on tasks, Teamwork
  • Careers and AspirationsThird sector and charity work

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