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Enter the Dragon Café! Want to Help Out?

Tackling social isolation and stigma over a cup of tea and a slice of carrot cake.
Jan 10 2017

Bringing people and communities together through learning British craft

Volunteer with Contemporary Applied Arts, one of our new Community Partners
Jan 9 2017

Christmas Collections with First Mile

An update on recycling over the festive period
Dec 20 2016

Inspire the next generation of your workforce.

This is a careers fair with a difference. Present your organisation in March '17 through practical workshops that introduce relevant skills and understanding. Register your interest by 10 February.
Dec 15 2016

Anyone looking to get their teeth into a satisfying brand exercise?

Develop your own work skills while providing valuable expertise to grass roots charity Mental Fight Club who have a muddled array of brands.
Dec 15 2016

Celebrate Christmas in Bankside with the Bankside Winter Festival

Volunteers needed on 4 December to bring this family friendly event to life
Nov 28 2016

Shakespeare's Globe are recruiting for Volunteer Stewards

Interested in being a Volunteer Steward for the 2017 Summer Season? Then apply by 9 January
Nov 28 2016

Can you give an hour or two on Christmas Day?

Join Blackfriars Settlement as they celebrate Christmas with local isolated elderly people.
Nov 28 2016

Local charities looking to learn from your professional expertise

Develop your skills whilst helping local charities looking to develop and grow the work they do
Oct 29 2016

Are you game for a chilly challenge on 25 November 2016?

Robes Sleepout lets you experience what it is like to sleep rough – and raise funds to help. Register your interest by 18 November.
Oct 24 2016

Festive 2016 Volunteering Opportunities with Blackfriars Settlement

This December, Blackfriars Settlement's Older People's Services have four opportunities to help combat elderly loneliness
Oct 23 2016

Trustee Speed Matching Event - 9 November 2016

If you're looking for trustee opportunities and want to meet local organisations, why not sign up to Community Southwark's annual Trustee Speed Matching event.
Oct 22 2016

The Robes Project are looking for new volunteers

New volunteers are needed to support in their winter shelters for homeless people and in other activities
Oct 9 2016

Donate use of your office meeting room

Express your interest in donating the use of your meeting room to charity on an ad hoc basis
Oct 8 2016

LSBU’s free to the employer graduate internship programme

Support recent graduates’ transition into the workplace by offering an eight week internship
Sep 15 2016

Experience Bompas & Parr's Supernatural Voice Installation at MERGE Bankside

The annual immersive arts, music and performance festival returns from 24 September - 7 October
Aug 31 2016

Tell Us What You Think About Better Bankside

Every 18 months we survey local businesses and employees on Bankside and our services
Aug 30 2016

Bankside Design District returns for London Design Festival

The creative hub of Bankside will come alive from 17-25 September
Aug 30 2016

Plan Zheroes - The Zero Food Waste Heroes

Help bring business' surplus food to some welcome recipients, or indeed make a food donation
Aug 22 2016