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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.

*Exam time* Zest Jubilee Fun Day!

This opportunity takes place on 30 May 2022

To celebrate the Queens Jubilee and summer sunshine, Zest are throwing a disco themed party - and you're invited! As a volunteer at this Family Fun Day, you will help with all sorts of fun activities as well as helping with set-up and take-down of the event. There will be craft activities, children's games, face painting, disco dancing tent, refreshments and much more. If you like fancy dress you can dress up, but it's not compulsory! This will be a great day with a wonderful atmosphere where you can take your mind off revision, and have lots of fun with children and families! Monday 30th May, 9.30am - 3pm

What will I gain?

A taster of volunteering. Be part of a community celebration! Volunteer with children and families. Event experience. Meet new people and make new friends.

Training and support

No training needed. Guidance provided on the day

Time commitment

Monday 30th May, 9.30am - 3pm One-off







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Zest centre, 18 Upperthorpe, Sheffield S6 3NA

Travel information

20 minutes walk from the Students' Union. Use Google Maps to find your best way to the centre.
  • CausesChildren and families, Community events and festivals
  • Frequencyone-off
  • WhenMonday morning, Monday afternoon
  • Skills and InterestsArt and craft, Communication skills, Events and stewarding, Teamwork
  • Careers and AspirationsPsychology, Social work, Speech and language therapy, Third sector and charity work

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