Tag: volunteers

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Welcome back: ‘We’re Open’

Volunteers who run Ellenabeich’s Heritage Centre gathered to raise a glass and toast a healthy future as visitors, up to 14,000 in a normal year, return after 15 months to enjoy the museum’s collection of artefacts reflecting bygone life on the Slate Islands.

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Community volunteers thanked for exceptional work

Councillor Mackay, said whilst it was impossible to name all the groups or to capture the range of support offered via voluntary groups across the islands over the past year, the service provided had been immeasurable.

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Mary’s Meals shop needs volunteers

Mary’s Meals reaches more than 1.8 million hungry children in the world’s poorest countries with a daily meal at school but its work is only possible with the support it gets from its volunteers.

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Free fish and chips for litter pickers

Volunteers will get all the equipment they need such as litter pickers, bags and hi-vis jackets from the cafe as well as being rewarded for their efforts with free tea, coffee and biscuits plus servings of the its award-winning fish and chips.

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Volunteers clean-up our coastline

A huge amount of plastics, marine waste and other pollutants from the shoreline and coastal areas were among litter pickers’ haul over the weekend.