Success Stories

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  • Volunteering for Archive and Archaeology Services
    Read about the satisfaction that volunteers like Dave, Paul and Pete get from volunteering...
  • Volunteering for Countryside Services
    Read about the wide range of opportunities to volunteer with the Countryside Service…
  • Volunteering for Community Arts project
    Find out why Hannah volunteered for Chipp Shop, which provides creative activities for adults with learning and or physical disabilities and people with dementia...
  • Volunteering for Museums Service
    Read about the work of Ced, Eric, Harry, Tony, Beth, Diane and Ron – all volunteers with the Museum service...
  • Volunteering for Library Services
    Read about the many ways that volunteers support the Library Service and find out why they do it...
  • Evesham Library Volunteers
    Read more about how Aljit and Tom use their computer skills to help others...
  • Friends of Springfield Park in Kidderminster
    Find out about how dedicated local volunteers have promoted and improved this beautiful park located by areas of "high need" in Kidderminster, and what Ben, Roger, Jo, Megan and Jayne get out of volunteering at the Park...
  • How We Set Up New Youth Facilities
    Read about how young people formed a new organisation and successfully bid to be one of the local providers of activities and support for young people...
  • Bishampton Public House and Post Office
    Read how the Parish Council has secured the future of the village pub, shop and post office...
  • Catshill Library - Communities Take the Lead
    Read about how the Parish Council and local volunteers took over the running of their library...
  • Pershore Library
    Read about how the Parish Council led a community project working with partners to sustain the local library...
  • Feckenham Community Shop
    Read about how local people created a successful community shop, manned by a team of 80 volunteers, with all profits going back into the business or being used to support other village groups...
  • The Lounge Cafe - Alvechurch Communities Together
    Read the story of The Lounge, an internet cafe providing free Internet access as well as food and drink. It acts as a community hub, hosting local information and activities including a youth club...
  • Tenbury Transport Trust
    A scheme that will introduce a new era in community transport has launched in Tenbury. Tenbury Transport Trust (TTT) is a registered charity and are providing a vital lifeline for those without transport in isolated rural areas...