Make a Difference with The Children’s Society

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This week Project Spotlight is going to be talking about volunteering at My Place Youth Club with The Children’s Society. The Children’s Society is a national charity running many different projects aimed at helping children. In Coventry they run a weekly youth club on Wednesdays aimed at young refugees and asylum seekers- and this is where I volunteer 2 or 3 times a month.

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Reaching out with Buddy Club

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This week’s Project Spotlight focuses on a community project called Buddy Club. As our campus is located in the local area of Canley in Coventry, Warwick Volunteers are able to provide a wide variety of volunteering opportunities in the local community. One of those opportunities is at Willowbrook, an elderly people’s home.

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Green among the Greys

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This week’s Project Spotlight focuses on an environmental project called Tocil Wood. As one of the largest campuses in the West Midlands Region, Warwick University offers not just a light touch of nature, but it is enriched with an ancient oak woodland of 400 years old! Tocil Wood is the bluebell wood on campus and enjoys protected status as a Site of Special Scientific Interest.

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Blogging Begins

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Each week the 2015-6 Warwick Volunteers Exec are going to be visiting one Warwick Volunteers project, finding out some more about it, having fun volunteering and sharing our experiences with you. We’ll be posting these on our Facebook account each Wednesday, but if you come to the blog then you can find out all the things we didn’t have space to mention on Facebook!

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