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Volunteering In Israel – A Personal Story

Our new Social Media Consultant and former intern, Elliot Cukier, was recently afforded the lucky opportunity to go to Israel with the Genesis Challenge programme. Here he tells us all about the amazing time he and the rest of his group had, and the lessons they learnt about volunteering and giving back along the way… […]

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The Mancunian Candidate

Those of you more familiar with the work of JVN will be aware that we recently spread our wings and became more involved with the Jewish communities in Leeds, Manchester, Liverpool and Birmingham. Our Manchester Volunteering Champion Melissa Chapman recently wrote this article for Gesher, the newsletter for Hale Synagogue, and we thought we’d share […]

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Volunteering When It Suits You

JVN’s new employee volunteering scheme, Embrace, is in full swing, with a brand new website and more and more businesses and charitiesbecoming involved. This week, the JVN team decided to put our money where our mouth is and embark on some employee volunteering of our own with GIFT. Meeting at the GIFT warehouse on Tuesday evening we helped […]

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JVN’s Volunteering Profiles – ORT JUMP’s Julia Alberga

Could you use your business skills to help Jewish Year 12’s find their way in the world of work? ORT’s JUMP Project’s Julia Alberga explains how.

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JVN Volunteering Profiles – JCC’s Solomon Slade

The JCC and their Social Action coordinator, Solomon Slade, have big plans. Learn how you can get involved in them…

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The Coexistence Trust – Building Understanding

We were telling you earlier this week about Student Volunteering Week, which kicked off on the 21st February.  The fantastic iniative, enjoying it’s tenth year, raises awareness of the personal and professional benefits of volunteeting.

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