Author: Adam Warden
Today's volunteer week theme focuses on nature and the outdoors, as such we are shining a light on all the volunteer groundsmen and women who work tirelessly to maintain sports and physical activity facilities in Birmingham. Volunteers like Bernie from Kings Heath Cricket Club give up their time to ensure others can enjoy being active. We dropped by to the clubs ground to hear from him about his experiences over the past 10 weeks and the motivations that have led him to being so heavily involved at the club. Read More »
Posted: Thu, 04 Jun 2020 23:23 by Adam Warden
Volunteers' Week is a chance to celebrate and say thank you for the contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK. During the coronavirus pandemic, many people are focusing on supporting volunteers to take on coronavirus-related volunteering roles to help communities cope with the many consequences of coronavirus. On day two of Volunteers' Week the theme is Health & well-being, in this q&a we catch up with our Community Projects Manager and Volunteering Alice who has been volunteering her time to support the community during lock-down. Read More »
Posted: Tue, 02 Jun 2020 20:53 by Adam Warden
M.A.D's first interaction with Renel, 22 years old from Acocks Green, was 10 months ago at Stockfield Park doing outreach work to get young people involved in the volunteer program with M.A.D and the Stockfield association. The M.A.D team already knew of Renel's hard work through his involvement with two of the programmes partners, FITCAP CIC and Oasis Hobmoor since 2018. Renel was already leading... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 04 May 2020 16:24 by Adam Warden
With the days growing shorter and the nights growing longer we here at Sport Birmingham are looking back to the brighter days of 2019 and reflecting on the successes we have shared with others over the year.
Our Birmingham Inclusive Sports Festival (BISF) was not just one of those successes but rather two, being a bi-annual festival, with two activity event days held in June and September.
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Posted: Wed, 30 Oct 2019 11:29 by Adam Warden