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CUSU Volunteers is a department within the Students’ Union. We have hundreds of volunteering opportunities for you to get involved in! We can help you to secure rewarding volunteering opportunities in the community, on-campus and further afield.

Whether you have a busy schedule or lots of free time, with over 100 organisations and charities to choose from, we are sure you’ll find the perfect opportunity for you.

We have a variety of volunteering roles for you to choose from. You can volunteer in the local community, volunteer on-campus, take part in a Make a Difference Day or a Student Led project, the choice is yours!

Our dedicated team is here to make sure your volunteering is both enjoyable and worthwhile. We are here to support you throughout your volunteering journey, helping you to get the most out of your experience. We look forward to meeting you!

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Fareshare Volunteer

FareShare relies on volunteers and anticipates it will need many more people to help in the warehouses, vans and offices to create food orders and deliver them to charity and community partners. Anyone who is able to support those more vulnerable than themselves and is willing to help in the warehou

UCWH Charity Volunteer

As a small charity, UCWH rely on the skills and time of supporters to ensure they can continue with their vital work. Some of the roles can be carried out from your home, others require you to go to their office in University Hospital. From bringing in a few collection boxes from shops near to where

Become An Instant Volunteer

In a quick 8 minute video found at the link below, it will go through some tips and tricks that can help you become a UK Digital Buddy. The video will show how being aware and using the knowledge you may already have with technology can help a person reconnect to the world around them. Learning how

Telephone Befriender for Age UK

With much of the population reducing contact and interactions to avoid spreading the Covid-19 virus, those of weak or of age will have minimal contact with people. This can quickly lead to very lonely people nationwide! The telephone befriender offers a service for people over 60 years old and will

Volunteer against Covid-19

We have opportunities to volunteer in key roles to combat the effects of Covid-19. Can you help out at Trussell Trust Food Bank? Or become an NHS Volunteer Responder? Click the article to find out if you are eligible and sign up!

Digital Volunteering - Volunteer from the comfort of your room!

We have opportunities to volunteer from the comforts of your own space! With a wonderful and diverse range of activities, from wildlife conservation to translations you can make a positive difference in the world from your fingertips.

Student Volunteering Week 2020 - Round up!

From the 10th - 16th of February the Student Life Department put together a full week's worth of volunteering activities for any staff and students to get involved in to help celebrate the national Student Volunteering Week. Here's what we got up to!

From Zero to Masters Hero!

When Bashir Gharwal came to the UK in 2010 from his native country of Afghanistan, he could not speak very much English. Now he is recognised as the joint recipient of the Coventry University Students' Union - Student Of The Year Award.

 

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