What's a one off?

We don’t mind getting our hands dirty. In fact, we love it.

We identify charities in our community that are in need of a helping hand and we tell them that we have 15,000 x 2 to choose from. It’s up to you to not let them down. Make a difference.

Scroll down and have your pick of stable mucking, litterpicking or another equally unglamorously sounding, but incredibly rewarding activity.

upComing projects

Helping Hands for Outhouse East

Outhouse East provide opportunities for LGBTQ people in Essex. They are looked for a couple of lovely volunteers to help them paint one of their rooms.
When: Saturday 23rd March 9:30 -13:00

Litter Pick at the Quays with River Care

Team up! Clean up! Green up!
We are carrying out a litter pick down at the Quays.
When? Saturday 23rd March, 10am-2pm

Big Bang Science Event

A big Science day on campus is happening soon! The topic of this year is Preserving Our Environment.
When? Tuesday, 26th March, First shift 9:30-12:00, Second shift 12:30-15:00

Banner Making III

Feeling a bit stressed or just want to do some crafty stuff? Want to do some volunteering over the break?
When? Wednesday, 27th March from 10:00 until 12:00 and 13:00 - 16:00 but you can pop up for any time for at least 2 hours :)

Holi Festival Helper at First Site

Staying over the Spring Break? Want to help one of the most colourful festivals in town this year?
When? Saturday, 6th April 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM

Mersea Island beach clear up Spring

Want a break from your studies? We've got just the thing, the sea, the sun and helping out the environment!

We'll head out to Mersea Island to clear up the trash on the beach.
When? Sunday, 7th April, 11am-4pm

Wellies-On Care Farm

Do you like being outside surrounded by animals? Join us at Wellies-On Care Farm!
When? Wednesday 5th June, 10am-4pm

Visit to The Shelley Centre RDA

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