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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.

Christmas Festival of Music - Event Helper with ASSIST

This opportunity takes place between 10 Dec 2021 and 11 Dec 2021

Kick off your Christmas festivities and help at the Festival of Music, an iconic Sheffield event raising money for the local charity ASSIST, who support Refugees and Asylum Seekers. Your role as a volunteer event helper will be to meet and greet members of the public, serve refreshments, sell greetings cards and other small tasks on the night. You will get to enjoy the music too! There will be music from the award-winning Stannington Brass Band, the amazing Sheffield Community Choir, and local singer-songwriters. Friday 10th or Saturday 11th December, 5.30pm - 11pm.

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?

Friendly Willing to help

What will I gain?

Be part of a fantastic community event Find out more about, and support a local charity helping Refugees and Asylum Seekers Meet new people Gain event experience Enjoy the music and event for free!

Training and support

Briefing and supervision provided at the event

Time commitment

One-off Friday 10th or Saturday 11th December, 5.30pm - 11pm







DBS (criminal records) check



Meet at Students' Union, Bar One - Glossop Road entrance

Travel information

You will meet the ambassador and other volunteers, and walk to the city centre venue together.
  • CausesCommunity events and festivals, Refugees and asylum seekers
  • Frequencyone-off
  • WhenFriday evening, Saturday evening
  • Skills and InterestsCommunication skills, Events and stewarding, Teamwork

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