Give it a Go

Give It a Go does one-off volunteering events throughout the university year to provide an easy way to make a positive difference.

Informaton icon Give It a Go does one-off volunteering events throughout the university year to provide an easy way to make a positive difference.

Location icon In and around Winchester

Clock icon Throughout the Term

What is Give it a Go?

Fancy volunteering but don't have the time? Or perhaps you're not sure where to start?

Give It a Go provides you with an easy way to make a positive difference in your local community, alongside your studies and other commitments. We have all sorts on offer every month, from painting community spaces or sorting donations at a local homelessness shelter, to socialising with older people or helping out at community events.

Sign up to our Give It a Go Newsletter here.

Current Opportunities

Food Donations

Tesco's Extra, Thursday 21st November

Tesco's are recruiting customers to support vulnerable people by donating longlife items to FareShare, supporting families in the community over the Winter season. We are looking for some volunteers to help talk to customers on their way in, giving them shopping lists of items they can donate and sorting donations that are given!

Interested? Contact Feyi at or Lucy at Or sign up to register your interest here and learn more!

Silver Sunday

Winnall Community Centre, December 1st

Silver Sunday

Join us for a day of fun and games with people of the older community! Help out in the kitchen and setting up for a Sunday Roast and join in with the quiz. Get involved reducing social isolation in the older community and come volunteer on December 1st between 10:30 till 2:30.

Interested? Email Sorcha at or signup here!

Christmas Cards Decoration

University of Winchester, 6th of December, 11 - 1pm

Christmas Cards

Come help us spread the Christmas Cheer and make a card for someone else! We are going to be giving cards out to people who are stuck in the hospital this Christmas on the 7th of Deccember at 11pm but need YOUR help making the cards! We will have glitter, baubles, stickers and many more fun things to make your cards! We hope to see you there!

Volunteer with a friend?

Volunteering for Winchester Hub is super social, we organise our volunteers into teams so tis is a great opportunity to meet like-minded people - but why not sign up with a friend and find out yourself!


Afraid you won't be able to join in? We provide ongoing support for students who want to get involved, so if you have particular accessibility needs, including special educational needs, please do get in touch with us here at Winchester Hub - email and let us know how we can make sure an event is accessible to you.

Got Questions?

Email Sorcha at and she will answer any question you may have!

You can also check out any other projects, such as Schools Plus, over on our What's On page!


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