Volunteers do work worth £124,000!
guadagnare opzioni binarie 60 secondi In Volunteers Week, The Grange is celebrating its 100+ volunteers who every week do the equivalent of £124,000 worth of vital work. This includes driving people with disabilities to their activities, mowing lawns, helping with cookery and horticulture classes or acting as ‘buddies.’ Here’s Sharon’s experience:
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http://www.accomacinn.com/?falos=demokonto-aktienhandel-and-bin%C3%A4re-optionen demokonto aktienhandel and binäre optionen When mother of two, Sharon Pigott, of Fetcham, (back left in photo) decided to try a bit of volunteer work at The Grange, she had no idea she’d be helping launch a successful mini fudge business run by people with learning disabilities.
follow url Grange Creations is one of several social enterprises set up by The Grange to give the people it supports a chance to develop skills and experience the world of work – and it’s been a huge success.
http://www.cam-adventures.com/?dawaderen=k%C3%B6pa-viagra-i-tyskland&173=8c ‘We now sell homemade fudge to Leatherhead Theatre, The Vineries and Denbies Vineyard,’ says Sharon. ‘I didn’t know anything about learning disabilities or fudge before I started but you learn as you go. Now I’m used to supporting the four ladies who make the fudge and I know just where they need help. We have a great time and there’s a lot of banter.’
piattaforme opzioni Sharon would recommend anyone to give volunteering a go: ‘You may not think you have any skills but you do. And you get a lot out of it yourself – it’s a two-way thing.’
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‘No,’ laughs Sharon, ‘we don’t want to eat the profits!’
Interested in finding out more about volunteering? Contact: email@example.com http://bothniafritid.se/?siresse=K%C3%B6pa-Viagra-M%C3%A4rsta&7b8=3b See our Volunteering page
Photo clockwise from left Janice, Lottie, Sue, Volunteer Sharon, Vicky and Tutor Rachel