Mend-It Community Project
Are you passionate about communities and seeing people's lives impacted simply by just offering a helping hand to reduce isolation and helping them to make new friends?
Then Mend-It, an award-winning vibrant social action project operated by Green Lane Baptist Church near Walsall town centre may be just what you are looking for.
After almost four years dedicated service our Mend-It Co-ordinator has moved on and we are looking for a new administrator with project fundraising skills to join our team.
Mend-It offers a safe place of welcome for residents and visitors in the heart of the community to drop-in for free tea and toast, and free bread twice a week, we host English classes for second language speakers, sewing and craft sessions, plus a keep-fit morning, signposting and more.
Kairos Coffee – Shirley
This month Kairos Coffee celebrates the 5th anniversary of its opening. It is part of the mission of Shirley Baptist Church in its local community, and is currently seeking additional volunteers. The role of the volunteer is to assist the Manager/Assistant Manager in the running of the coffee shop in accordance with its purpose, vision and values. To do this, volunteers will embrace the ethos of the Church and Kairos Coffee, in particular its desire to demonstrate Christian love to the community. Training and support is provided to help fulfil the tasks required. Details about Kairos are available from the website – www.kairoscoffee.co.uk
The job description, Values and other information can be downloaded below.
For further information about volunteering please contact the manager at firstname.lastname@example.org or
phone 0121 745 4419.