Are you tired of revision? Or maybe you still need a few volunteering hours to get that fancy certificate or Big Essex Award? Be a part of European Street Party Event!
When? 3rd May Friday 7:45 PM - 8:45 PM
The Wheeler Way walk is a 400m walking event for those with physical disabilities raising money for Cerebral Palsy. Volunteers will be needed to help set up and support the event.
When: Saturday 4th May 1pm-6pm
Are you looking to relax from the exam stress? Or are you missing a few hours for your Big E Award? Check out this opportunity.
You don’t need to do all day, but any time would be great!
When: Sunday 5th May 8am-6pm
Colchester's biggest party returns on Saturday 11th May with a fabulous Hawaiian theme!
When: Saturday 11th May 9pm-1am
Do you like being outside surrounded by animals? Join us at Wellies-On Care Farm!
When: Wednesday 5th June, 10am-4pm
We are taking volunteers to Shelley RDA to help for the day and to spend time with horses to celebrate exams being over.
When: Wednesday 12th June 10am-4pm
This Girl Can is a nationwide campaign to encourage more women to try sport. This festival will allow women in Colchester to attend activity taster sessions. Come along and be part of something incredible.
When: Saturday 22nd June 8:30am–2:30pm
St Helena helps local people face incurable illness, supporting them and their families, friends and carers. We need you to translate medical terms to patients who are not native English speaker and to assist those with hearing difficulties who mainly use sign language
Do you have a thing for pussies? We do too...
This project visits Colchester Cat Rescue every week to help them keep the place clean and tidy.
When? Saturdays, 10:00-13:00
Are you creative and don't mind getting covered in gold dust and amazingness? Then make sure you join Art Club.
WHEN? Mondays (10:00-11:30), Wednesdays (15:00-16:00), Thursdays (15:10-16:10).
Want to meet the future generation of hackers? How about teach them? Join the Coding Club and come shape the minds of kids that will be the next (hopefully) white hats of the world. Previous coding skills not required, just an open mind.
When? Mondays(15:00-16:00), Wednesdays (15:15-16:15) and Tuesdays(18:00-20:00)
Are you the nicest, kindest person in the world? Great, exactly who we wanted. You'll be helping out fellow students with disabilities during social events as well as with some day to day activities to have the same awesome experience as you.
WHEN? Various times
Do you have a reusable water bottle and a balk at the idea of straws? Perfect, us too, that's why we think you'd be perfect to tell kids how they can do that too.
WHEN? Wednesdays (15:15-16:15)
Fancy yourself the next fluffy haired genius? Or maybe just have a passion for blowing things up? Maybe click away if you're looking for the latter but definitely click through for the genius.
WHEN? Wednesdays (15:00-16:00) , Thursdays (15:20-16:15)
Interested in stories of the past? Come chat to the best storytellers in this neck of the woods over a cup of tea or some Wii games.
WHEN? Mondays(14:00-15:00), Tuesdays(15:00-16:00), wednesdays(14:30-15:30 and 15:20-16:20).
Do you speak a language other than English? Perfect! Join Global Voices and teach kids your culture.
WHEN? Thursdays (13:00-14:00, 15:00-16:00)
Do you speak Spanish, French or German? Want to help 11-16 year olds learn languages? Then join Lingo, local schools need your help!
When? Mondays (11:15-12:15), Wednesdays(15:10-16:10), Thursdays(11:15-12:15 and 15:00-16:00), Fridays(11:15-12:15, 13:50-14:50)
Want to give something back to the world? You can help out a group of people from a disadvantaged background to improve their basic skills to be successful.
WHEN? Thursdays(14:30-17:30), Sundays(10:00-14:00)
Are you passionate about marine life, conservation and environment? Do you want to practice your presentation skills? Then sign up now!
When? Saturdays & Sundays (13:00-16:00)
Do you have your own spreadsheet for weekly expenditures? Spread that valuable knowledge and process, the world needs to know how to do that!
Do you think Maths is the bees knees? This is the project for you. Join Numbers to show kids that they can learn Maths in a fun, engaging way.
When? Tuesdays(11:00-12:00), Wednesdays (11:00-12:00)
Do you hold on to random pieces of wrapping paper you can't bare to throw out? You're one of us, paper hoarder. But come lear a few fun ways to use it up so it doesn't just clutter up your desk and you can then share your appreciation for paper and Origami even more.
When? Mondays (14:00-15:00 and 15:00-16:00), Tuesdays (15:20-16:15), Wednesdays (15:00-16:00), Thursdays (15:10-16:10)
Do you always look at life through a camera lens? Maybe you are good with a camera? Do you want to teach young children how to take photos and make the most of it? Join Photography Club
When? Wednesdays (15:15-16:15), Thursdays (15:20-16:15)
We work together with Essex Integration to help teach English to local refugees. If you want to get involved in this fantastic cause, apply now.
When? Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:15-12:45
Are you a stickler for the letter of the law and you think others should understand how great that is? Or just how to legally avoid illegality? You're in the right place.
Think you've got what it takes to shape the minds of future generations? How about you give it a try before you commit?
When? Thursdays, 09:00-12:00
Are you a History buff? How about you share some of that knowledge you smart cookie, you.
When? Monday (15:00-16:00)
The SU heard you when you said Mental Health on campus needed to be talked about more. Be more out in the open. We listened and we're putting together events and activities that will do just that. We do need your help to be able to achieve that so we're asking if you want to be one of our Wellbeing Ambassadors - we'd really like to meet you :).
Do you think the world needs to be looked at more critically and major decisions challenged? So do we, and we think the new generations should to and that you can help us with that.
When? Mondays (14:00-15:00)