Campaign launched to encourage people to support charities through volunteering

13th November 2023

A new campaign encouraging more people to volunteer launches in Surrey Heath today. The ‘Collect Smiles’ campaign, run by charity specialists Voluntary Support North Surrey (VSNS), with support from Surrey [...]

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Surrey Heath Volunteer Awards 2023 – nominations now open

25th September 2023

We are delighted to announce that nominations for this year’s Surrey Heath Volunteer Awards are now open! Nominating your volunteers for a Surrey Heath volunteer award is a wonderful way [...]

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Celebrating International Day of Charity 

05th September 2023

Tuesday 5th September is celebrate International Day of Charity, dedicated to recognising the contribution of charities of all sizes worldwide. Our CEO Solette Sheppardson writes about why this day is [...]

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Celebrating volunteering in Runnymede and Spelthorne – Volunteer Awards 2023 

06th June 2023

We had a fantastic night on Monday 5th June at this year’s Runnymede and Spelthorne Volunteer Awards which were hosted and jointly held with Royal Holloway University, with over 300 [...]

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Local businesses brave the March weather to make a difference

17th April 2023

It takes a brave team to commit to a day volunteering in March when you never quite know what the weather will throw at you, but brave teams were in [...]

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Using corporate volunteering days flexibly

24th February 2023

Salesforce is one of a number of local businesses that are active in our community, supporting local charities and community groups. They offer a particularly generous and flexible volunteering option [...]

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Celebrating our Runnymede Civic Awards Winners

23rd February 2023

Voluntary Support North Surrey would like to congratulate all the worthy winners of Runnymede’s Civic Awards, run by Runnymede Borough Council, which were held on the evening of Wednesday 22nd [...]

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The Big Help Out – marking King Charles III Coronation

21st February 2023

The Big Help Out is a national day of volunteering to be held on Monday 8th May 2023 in celebration of the King’s coronation. Organised by The Together Coalition and [...]

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Challenge yourself this year

01st February 2023

If you’re looking for the motivation to get fitter this year, or perhaps are looking for a new challenge to push you out of your comfort zone, then signing up [...]

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Youth volunteering set to increase in 2023

04th January 2023

A new report from Pro Bono Economics shows that, while charities were put under strain during 2022 with an increasing demand in services, 2023 looks like charities could benefit from up […]

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