Brindleyplace abseil raises £27k for ...

70 brave fundraisers completed a charity abseil at Brindleyplace earlier this summer, raising funds for both...

Brindleyplace abseil raises £27k for children’s charities
posted on: Jul 14, 2014 | author: Dan

How2become employed in your ideal job...

Volunteering is a great way to contribute to an organisation or a cause you believe in, but volunteering with a...

How2become employed in your ideal job – volunteer for charity to boost your CV and improve your career prospects
posted on: Mar 25, 2013 | author: Richard

Birmingham’s Ladies Fighting Breast C...

Co-Founder and Chairman of Birmingham’s Ladies Fighting Breast Cancer, Veronica Kumeta, chats to Charityzine about...

Birmingham’s Ladies Fighting Breast Cancer saves lives, says Veronica Kumeta
posted on: Mar 4, 2013 | author: Kristy

Freshwinds charity supports mental an...

Freshwinds is a Birmingham charity working with the physical and mental well-being of people who suffer from...

Freshwinds charity supports mental and physical well-being across Birmingham
posted on: Feb 27, 2013 | author: Huma

My trip to Malta in search of chariti...

I went to Malta last week and the weather was a lot better than in the UK. I went to the capital, Valletta, and the...

My trip to Malta in search of charities and volunteering opportunities abroad
posted on: Feb 26, 2013 | author: Mahnaz

Top ten tips for finding the right vo...

If you are looking for a change of career of looking to add a bit more meaning to your spare time, then volunteering...

Top ten tips for finding the right volunteering position
posted on: Dec 12, 2012 | author: Geoff

Birmingham CAB seeks Coordinator of P...

Birmingham Citizens Advice Bureaux is currently recruiting for a new Telephone and Email Advice Line Coordinator. This...

Birmingham CAB seeks Coordinator of Phone & Email Advice, £22k per annum
posted on: Nov 18, 2012 | author: Dan

Hospice seeks more volunteers –...

The Marie Curie Hospice in Solihull is looking for more volunteers to help when the new hospice opens on Marsh Lane...

Hospice seeks more volunteers – Open Day on September 20th
posted on: Sep 15, 2012 | author: Judith

Birmingham Citizens Advice Bureau tac...

Birmingham Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) was founded in 1939 to help tackle all kinds of concerns and dilemmas on...

Birmingham Citizens Advice Bureau tackles all kinds of issues
posted on: Aug 1, 2012 | author: Mahnaz

Ulfah Arts prep a new generation of y...

Ulfah Arts is an arts and media charity based in Highgate, Birmingham – near the old fire station – and...

Ulfah Arts prep a new generation of young talented artists and media moguls
posted on: Jul 19, 2012 | author: Mahnaz

Community Service Volunteers – ...

Community Service Volunteers (CSV) is a charity based in Birmingham and Bristol which has been running for 50 years....

Community Service Volunteers – Making a Difference in Brum
posted on: Jul 3, 2012 | author: Mahnaz

Volunteer Administrators sought by B&...

The Citizens Advice Bureau is not an easy organisation to volunteer for. The government refers everyone there when the...

Volunteer Administrators sought by B’ham Citizens Advice Bureau
posted on: Jun 2, 2012 | author: Dan

Acorns Children’s Hospice seeks...

Acorns is looking to fill two positions in their Birmingham events team. They’re looking for an Events Manager...

Acorns Children’s Hospice seeks Events Manager & Administrator
posted on: Apr 26, 2012 | author: Dan

Birmingham churches welcome free ...

Studio B recently announced its preparations to roll out free and reduced-rate tai chi classes across Birmingham, as...

Birmingham churches welcome free & reduced-rate tai chi classes
posted on: Apr 26, 2012 | author: Dan

Free training for the third sector fr...

Birmingham Voluntary Service Council is offering a mixture of free and paid-for courses designed for employers,...

Free training for the third sector from BVSC
posted on: Mar 25, 2012 | author: Jonathan

Silver Surfers’ Day 2012 introd...

Spring Online with Silver Surfers Day 2012 is a 4-day campaign (23rd to 27th April 2012) designed to introduce older...

Silver Surfers’ Day 2012 introduces the Elderly to the Internet around the UK
posted on: Mar 10, 2012 | author: Dan

Studio B streamlines board meeting bu...

As a small charity bearing few resources, Studio B (like many new, up-and-coming charities around the world) has been...

Studio B streamlines board meeting burdens
posted on: Feb 28, 2012 | author: Dan

Introducing the Army Cadet Force and ...

For many people in Birmingham, last year was tough. The economy slumped again, the number of jobless increased and the...

Introducing the Army Cadet Force and the Benefits of Volunteering
posted on: Feb 22, 2012 | author: Aaron

Support for churches facing up to the...

A pilot project, run by volunteers and under the banner of Birmingham charity RESTORE, is seeking to support churches...

Support for churches facing up to the challenges of Asylum
posted on: Feb 22, 2012 | author: Jonathan

How to make New Year’s resoluti...

New Year’s resolutions are supposed to be an opportunity to turn over a new leaf, start the year as you mean to go...

How to make New Year’s resolutions benefit your favourite charities!
posted on: Jan 4, 2012 | author: Jonathan

Green Gardening Gets Going at Northfi...

With the nights getting longer and the weather making summer but a fond memory, September isn’t the time of year...

Green Gardening Gets Going at Northfield Ecocentre
posted on: Sep 21, 2011 | author: Jonathan

16,000 hours of volunteering celebrat...

Thursday 7th July saw over 200 students and adult VIP guests attend Envision’s Truth about Youth awards ceremony...

16,000 hours of volunteering celebrated at Youth Awards ceremony
posted on: Jul 27, 2011 | author: Emma

Coventry charities struggling under w...

The level of hidden destitution amongst people in Coventry has been highlighted by the Coventry Telegraph and local...

Coventry charities struggling under weight of destitute
posted on: Jul 12, 2011 | author: Jonathan

The “Food Fighters” tackl...

Concerned about the rising youth obesity levels in the UK, particularly in Birmingham, a group of students from Kings...

The “Food Fighters” tackle unhealthy lifestyles
posted on: Jun 16, 2011 | author: Emma

Funding for Media Trust secures futur...

The Media Trust, home of the Community Channel, has had its future secured by funding from the Big Lottery Fund and...

Funding for Media Trust secures future of communication charity
posted on: May 31, 2011 | author: Jonathan

Brummies befriending refugees

Working behind the spotlight, a group of dedicated brummies are giving valuable emotional support to vulnerable asylum...

Brummies befriending refugees
posted on: May 7, 2011 | author: Jonathan

Cadbury College Students Boost Body C...

A group of 16-17 year old students at Cadbury Sixth Form College, Birmingham, decided to tackle girl confidence and...

Cadbury College Students Boost Body Confidence
posted on: May 5, 2011 | author: Emma

Volunteers wanted by West Midlands ca...

British Waterways, the body that looks after England’s canals and rivers, is seeking out eager volunteers to...

Volunteers wanted by West Midlands canals charity
posted on: Apr 17, 2011 | author: Jonathan

Kings Heath students celebrating volu...

Students from the Baverstock School in Kings Heath, Birmingham, celebrated reaching the national finals of a...

Kings Heath students celebrating volunteering award in style
posted on: Mar 23, 2011 | author: Jonathan

Birmingham’s shoppers to get a ...

On 12th March, young people are going to take to the streets to persuade Birmingham’s shoppers of the positive...

Birmingham’s shoppers to get a surprise as youths display talents
posted on: Mar 5, 2011 | author: Jonathan

National gong for Birmingham social e...

Our Community CIC has been awarded a top national accolade for developing innovative solutions in response to local...

National gong for Birmingham social enterprise, Our Community
posted on: Feb 12, 2011 | author: Jonathan

Macmillan supporters kickoff Blues vs...

As people rested on Sunday 16th January, St Andrew’s Stadium was beaming with energy, with a little help from...

Macmillan supporters kickoff Blues vs Villa match (16th Jan)
posted on: Feb 4, 2011 | author: Faye

FutureChef Charity Fundraiser… ...

FutureChef Fundraising evening – Tuesday 22nd February at Hyatt Regency Birmingham. FutureChef is a programme...

FutureChef Charity Fundraiser… Supporting the Region’s Youth
posted on: Jan 10, 2011 | author: Rickie

My Experience of Mentoring in Birming...

Last time, I had the pleasure of introducing you to Jemima, a psychology turned marketing student, who is about to...

My Experience of Mentoring in Birmingham (Part Two)
posted on: Dec 20, 2010 | author: Rickie

My experience of mentoring students i...

For those of you who don’t know me yet, I’m Rickie Josen, and today I’d like to share with you my...

My experience of mentoring students in Birmingham
posted on: Dec 13, 2010 | author: Rickie

When not just the tree is green in Bi...

Northfield Eco-Centre held a Christmas Fayre at its Church Road base on Saturday 4th December. The event showcased...

When not just the tree is green in Birmingham this Christmas…
posted on: Dec 8, 2010 | author: Jonathan

Springboard Charity: Promoting Career...

Springboard work with two main groups, the long term & disadvantage unemployed and the youth with the aim of...

Springboard Charity: Promoting Careers in Hospitality
posted on: Nov 7, 2010 | author: Rickie

SOVA: Supporting our Future

Young, unemployed or lacking experience? SOVA want to help.  Since being established in 1975 they’re now one of...

SOVA: Supporting our Future
posted on: Oct 15, 2010 | author: Olu

Media Trust brings volunteer “speedma...

The Media Trust has been matching charities with volunteers in the media industry for years. They promote their...

Media Trust brings volunteer “speedmatching” to Birmingham
posted on: Aug 21, 2010 | author: Dan