Volunteers Week: June 1st – 7th


Catalyst is making a big shout about Volunteers Week this year and we want all of you to join us!

Monday 3rd – Stockton Volunteers Market
Events Marquee, Stockton High Street
10:00am – 2:00pm

Come along to this FREE event and meet your local voluntary organisation. There will be live music, craft stalls, tombola and more!

Would you like to hold a stall at this year’s Stockton Volunteers Market? This is a great opportunity to spread awareness about your organisation and to recruit potential volunteers. Please call 01642 733906 or email alice.robinson@catalyststockton.org to find out more.

Tuesday 4th – Introduction to Stockton Volunteers
Catalyst House, 27 Yarm Road, Stockton-on-Tees, TS18 3NJ
9:00am – 12 noon

We are hosting an open morning and will be inviting you to come along and get introduced to our Virtual Hub for Volunteering. We will be officially launching www.stocktonvolunteers.co.uk. Here you will be able to familiarise yourself with this online tool, which will allow you to search or post volunteering opportunities.

Wednesday 5th – Tweetathon
All day event (Tweet all week if you want!)

We would like to request you all to tweet about Volunteers Week on Wednesday, but please feel free to do this throughout the week. This may include activities you or your organisation are involved in. Please make sure you use #StocktonVolunteers in your tweets and let’s get it trending!


Thursday 6th – Catalyst Achievement Awards 2019
The Grand Marquee, Wynyard Hall, Wynyard, Stockton-on-Tees, TS22 5NF
5:30pm – 10:30pm

This evening is one of the highlights of the year for those involved in volunteering and personal commitment to helping others. Each year we receive hundreds of worthy nominations which reflect the high calibre of the work going on in our Borough by the VCSE. The event itself raises the profile of Catalyst in the region and our nominees often go on to be recognised regionally and nationally. You can find out more and join us on the evening here.

Friday 7th June
Look back at the week!

On this day we would invite you all to send in your stories, pictures and videos of the week so that we can share with the wider sector. We really want everyone to get together during this week and celebrate and recognise our volunteers for their invaluable contribution to our sector.

To find or post volunteering opportunities, please visit WWW.STOCKTONVOLUNTEERS.CO.UK

For more information please contact Karen Grundy, Community Programme Manager, on 01642 733906 or email karen.grundy@catalyststockton.org

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