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National Volunteering Experience Survey

In Home Page, News by Caroline Foxton

Time Well Spent is a major new report into the volunteering experience published by NCVO in January 2019. It is the result of a national survey carried out through YouGov’s panel (10,000+ respondents). The survey focuses on volunteering through groups, clubs and organisations and includes data on recent volunteers, but also lapsed volunteers and non-volunteers. The aims of the survey …

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Corporate and Charity Partnerships event – 15 March – Reigate

In Events, Home Page by Nina Porter

Are you a local employer looking for ways to engage and retain staff whilst supporting your community? Are you a local charity that needs access to skills and wants to develop partnerships with employers? This event will bring local businesses and the voluntary sector together to build stronger relationships.  It is being delivered by VARB in partnership with Reigate & …

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Free Office Equipment

In Home Page, News by Caroline Foxton

A local community interest company has some office equipment which is looking for a good home, free to local charities. We have: 13 Monitors – (7x 21″ and 6x 27″) 10 Desktop PC’s 10 Keyboards and Mice 15 Cisco and Mitel IP Phones 3 BT Cordless Phones If you are interested please contact Wayne on 07880 710652  

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VARB’S Festive Feast 2019

In Home Page, Uncategorised by Lisa Irwin

VARB’s Festive Feast 2019 was yet again a huge success with 45 volunteers helping to set up St Mark’s church in Reigate on Christmas Eve and 73 volunteers making sure our 44 guests had a wonderful time on Christmas Day.                       VARB has put on this event for 3 years …

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East Surrey College Venue Hire Options

In Home Page, News by Caroline Foxton

East Surrey College in Redhill offer a variety of Venue Hire options for organisations and companies looking to expand their options for corporate and social events. The facilities range from meeting rooms and the Auditorium to well-equipped workshops and training spaces, as well as industry-standard media production suites. The exceptional facilities at the College are used by its Full-time students, …

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Recruitment Day at The Children’s Trust – 8 Feb 2019

In Home Page, Job Vacancies by Caroline Foxton

As the Children’s Trust  expand their service, they have a number of exciting opportunities for Children’s Support Assistants to join their dynamic and collaborative team. If you are passionate, dedicated and have a can-do attitude, they would love you to apply. To apply please click here  Tel. 01737 365 880 Email: recruitment@thechildrenstrust.org.uk  

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Recruiting Volunteers Workshop – 14 February 2018 – Redhill – Christ Central – Redhill

In VARB Events, Home Page, News by Nina Porter

A free participatory workshop for Volunteer Co-ordinators and anyone who is responsible for recruiting new volunteers.  This half day workshop will run from 9.30am to 12.30pm on 14 February at Christ Central, 3 London Rd, Redhill RH1 1LY Successfully recruiting new volunteers can be a challenging task.  It is increasingly important that voluntary and community organisations are able to find …

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FREE MUTI FUNCTIONAL PRINTER/COPIER/SCANNER

In Home Page by Caroline Foxton

VARB have been contacted by the YMCA as they have a Canon device that they no longer require.  Please let us know if you would be interested.  Please note you would need your own transport to collect the device. Contact us on 01737 763 156  or info@varb.org.uk   The device shown is not the device on offer, it is just …

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Pfizer UK win award for Skills Based Volunteering in Reigate & Banstead

In Home Page, News by Nina Porter

Congratulations to Pfizer UK, based in Tadworth,  on being announced as “Winner of the Social Value Recognition Awards 2018” at the recent #WeAreSurrey event. Pfizer UK were nominated by Voluntary Action Reigate & Banstead for their participation in a skills-based volunteering pilot.  Staff from Pfizer have been using their volunteer days and their skills to help local charities.  Age Concern …