This year SVC's annual Winter Giving Week is running from the 4th-7th December
We are holding six different one-off events for volunteers who may not have the time to volunteer more frequently. They are all Christmas themed so are perfect for getting in to the festive spirit by giving something back to the local community.
Here's a little more information on what to expect at each event...
Senior Citizens Christmas Party- Monday 4th December 12:30-16:30
Held at Cathays Methodist Church, the Christmas party is a great way to spend some time socializing with elderly adults from the local community. Expect bingo, tea and cake and a special performance from Cardiff University Wind Band!
Garland Making with Greendays- Tuesday 5th December 10:00-12:30
Volunteers will suppourt disabled adults from the Greendays group to make Christmas Garlands at St.Fagans.
Christmas Creations- Tuesday 5th December 12:30-15:30
Any craft lovers should enjoy this event! Held at Cathays Methodist Church volunteers will suppourt adults with disabilities to make Christmas decorations for the Innovate Trust and SVC Christmas Party.
Christmas Party for the Homeless- Wednesday 6th December 13:30-16:30
Come along to the Huggard Centre to run a Christmas party for homeless inidividuals who access the centre. Activities will include a Christmas raffle, Christmas card making and a festive buffet- yum!
Get Festive with the Ronald McDonald House- Thursday 7th December 9:30-13:30
Help staff at the Heath Hospital Ronald McDonald House with wrapping presents and making up hampers for house residents who will be staying over Christmas time. Ronald McDonald houses provide free 'home away from home' accommodation for families with children in hospital.
Glanmorgan Archives Tour- Thursday 7th December 13:30-16:30
Find out about the history of volunteering and suppourted living in Cardiff at the Glanmorgan Archives. Volunteers will suppourt adults with disabilities to tour of the archives with the CUSS Heritage Project- perfect for any budding Historians!
To sign up to volunteer at an event just e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with your name and contact number. No references or DBS check needed!