Employer and Group Volunteering in Hounslow

Employer and group volunteering is a great opportunity for team building, whilst also giving back to the community. Businesses of all sizes find it a valuable way to meet corporate social responsibility targets, whilst organisations benefit from skilled volunteers. Most importantly Employer and Group Volunteering is a fantastic way for local businesses to connect with local communities.

Employees Volunteering as Individuals

Employees who are looking to volunteer as an individual as part of their company’s volunteering scheme can register and search for opportunities on our volunteer database, Volunteer Connect. It is possible to search for one-off opportunities by ticking ‘one off event’ in our advanced search, otherwise most of our opportunities require a commitment over an agreed time.

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Group Volunteering - How does it work?

  • All of our current group volunteering opportunities are listed below.
  • If you express an interest in group volunteering we will ask you to complete our online registration form—you can say on there if there is a particular opportunity you’re interested in. Click the below link to register now.
  • If there is a current opportunity which you’d like to take part in we will contact the organisation to confirm that they would like to arrange a volunteering day and then put you in touch with them to make further arrangements.
  • If there are no current opportunities which match your needs we will keep hold of your registration and contact you when a suitable opportunity becomes available. This may take some time so if you have a specific day in mind for your volunteering you may like to reconsider the available opportunities.
  • We will contact the organisation to confirm their interest and then put you in touch with them to discuss further details.
  • Once you have arranged your volunteering event with the organisation please let us know as we can tell everyone what a great job you’re doing on the day on social media. We will also send you a feedback form for volunteers to complete on the day so they can tell us about their volunteering experience.

For more information about group volunteering please see our Group Volunteering FAQs.

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Current Group Volunteering Opportunities

If you are interested in taking part in any of the below group volunteering opportunities please contact us on enquiry@volunteeringhounslow.org or 0300 365 9930.

The Opportunity: A chance to help in the development of a community park space by litter picking, planting flowers and shrubs and doing maintenance.
Number of Volunteers Needed: 1-10
Requirements: Volunteers will be doing manual tasks so a reasonable level of fitness is required; enthusiasm and able to get stuck in.
Benefits: This is a great chance to get out of the office and spend time outside doing physical activities which will really benefit the local community.
Dates: Ongoing and flexible
Location: Feltham
The Opportunity: A large community allotment needs volunteers to help with gardening and maintenance such as fencing, propagating, creating poly tunnels, planting, maintenance and clearance. As a group you will focus on one area and see a real difference by the end of the day. This is a great opportunity to get outside and support a friendly community.
Number of Volunteers Needed: 10-20
Requirements: Volunteers will be doing manual tasks so a reasonable level of fitness is required; enthusiasm and able to get stuck in.
Benefits: You will be outdoors in a lovely setting, learning about gardening and supporting the local community.
Dates: Ongoing and flexible
Location: Feltham
The Opportunity: A community-led charity shop which supports people with long term mental health issues are looking for a group of volunteers to take on a specific challenge to support the running of the charity shop. This could include clearing and tidying the yard, cleaning and painting or organising the warehouse.
Number of Volunteers Needed: 10-20
Requirements: Enthusiasm and able to get stuck in
Benefits: A great team-building opportunity where you will really be able to see the difference you have made once you’ve completed your challenge. You will be supporting a great cause.
Dates: Ongoing and flexible
Location: Isleworth
The Opportunity: A community organisation have opportunities for groups of volunteers to help with gardening, fencing, planting trees, construction of raised beds and clearing ponds on a local school nature reserve biodiversity area and outdoor learning space.
Number of Volunteers Needed: 10-20
Requirements: Volunteers will be doing manual tasks so a reasonable level of fitness is required; enthusiasm and able to get stuck in.
Benefits: A chance to support a local school, spend time outside in nature and learn new skills.
Dates: Ongoing and flexible
Location: Cranford and Chiswick area
The Opportunity: Volunteers are needed to construct fencing and a poly tunnel and plant fruit trees and rose bushes at a disability allotment.
Number of Volunteers Needed: 10-20
Requirements: A budget of £1500 – 2000 is required; volunteers will be doing manual tasks so a reasonable level of fitness is required; experience of building fencing and poly tunnels would be beneficial, but not compulsory.
Benefits: A great chance to spend time outside doing tasks that will benefit the local community.
Dates: Ongoing and flexible
Location: Cranford