Challenge Yourself: Mencap volunteers will be shot at as reward for fundraising

The latest news from the Volunteer Centre Dacorum.

By Lorraine Rockminster
Sunday, 31st August 2014, 8:30 am
Liz King, who is leaving her role as Volunteer Services support officer with Volunteer Centre Dacorum after
Liz King, who is leaving her role as Volunteer Services support officer with Volunteer Centre Dacorum after

Dacorum Volunteer League

Thank you and congratulations to Dacorum Mencap for completing the first Volunteer League challenge.

A team of five spent two hours packing shopping for customers at M&S and raised a brilliant £78 for Volunteer Centre Dacorum.

Their prize for being first is a paintballing session for up to 10 people, kindly donated by Delta Force. Check out our website www.volunteer for more information about the league.

Girlguiding West Herts

Why not do something worthwhile with your spare time and make a real difference to the lives of young people?

Girlguiding is the leading charity for girls and young women in the UK.

They build girls ‘confidence, raise their aspirations and offer a chance to discover their full potential.

There are two Brownie units in Berkhamsted District that are currently looking for new leaders.

Second Northchurch Brownies would like either a Unit Helper or someone willing to train to be an Assistant Brownie Guider. First Potten End are looking for someone to willing to train to a Brownie Guider.

If you have the desire to teach new skills and the resourcefulness to help with activities including craft, cooking, music and outdoor events, there could be a role for you with Girlguiding West Hertfordshire.

Community Action Dacorum

This home grown charity is looking for volunteers with office experience to help with their Creative Learning project.

The project offers courses in English for speakers of other languages, dance and exercise, skills and leisure classes and arts and crafts.

The roles are varied and provide a great opportunity to utilise your skills in a small and busy team. If you have good customer service skill, are proficient in IT including data entry or experience of working in the training field, this charity would like to hear from you.