Join us at Junction 3 for an evening celebration of volunteers all over Bristol, chat to a volunteer advisor about finding a volunteer opportunity that suits you, and even give micro-volunteering a try!


Bristol Food Network's Get Growing Trail, with information on how you can turn your windowsill into your own garden and free Good Food Guides

Wednesday, 1 June, 2016 -
16:30 to 18:30

As part of our Volunteers Week celebrations, we would like to invite you to join us for our next Volunteer Organisers' Forum on Thursday 2nd June 1-4pm.  We want to celebrate with you the fantastic volunteers taking part in so many different projects.  We also want to recognise the energy and effort of volunteer organisers across the city who enable volunteering to be meaningful, well supported, well managed, and enjoyable.

Thursday, 2 June, 2016 -
13:00 to 16:00

Pop in to speak to one of our advisors about finding a suitable volunteer match for you... Available every Tuesday and Wednesday 11am-3pm.

Tuesday, 14 June, 2016 -
11:15 to 15:00

Pop in to speak to one of our advisors about finding a suitable volunteer match for you... Available every Tuesday and Wednesday 11am-3pm.

Tuesday, 31 May, 2016 -
11:00 to 15:00

Voscur will be holding a special event involving the four party leaders: Helen Holland, Labour; Mark Weston, Conservative; Ani Stafford-Townsend, Green party; and Gary Hopkins, Liberal Democrat and their colleagues.

The event will be structured around tables of up to 8 participants focusing on specific themes

This event will be chaired by Mark Pepper from Ambition Lawrence Weston.

Thursday, 21 April, 2016 -
13:30 to 16:00

The Police and Crime Commissioner is responsible for securing efficient and effective policing of the Avon and Somerset Policing area which comprise Bristol Bath & North East Somerset, South Gloucestershire and North Somerset as well as the county of Somerset.

This hustings will focus on key issues for the VCSE sector.

The following candidates have confirmed they will be attending:

Chris Briton, The Green Party

Paul Crossley, Liberal Democrat

Sue Mountstevens, Independent

Thursday, 14 April, 2016 -
12:00 to 14:00

Voscur, in association with a number of neighbourhood and voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) sector groups, will be holding a hustings for the forthcoming election of the Mayor for the city of Bristol. This will take place on Tuesday 26 April, from 6pm until 8.30pm. The hustings will be held at the Station, home of Creative Youth Network, in Broadmead, Bristol.


Tuesday, 26 April, 2016 -
18:00 to 20:30

Clinical Commissioning Groups value collaborating and working with the voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) sector. As relatively new health structures, such partnership working is still emerging and different for each Clinical Commissioning Group.

Voscur, in partnership with Compact Voice/NCVO and the West of England Civil Society Partnership, is working across the West of England to support Compact developments and partnerships.

Thursday, 3 March, 2016 -
09:15 to 12:15

This forum, for those coordinating volunteers within Voscur member organisations, is used to promote and share best practice amongst those managing or coordinating volunteers.  Quarterly volunteer organisers meet to discuss a variety of issues of interest such as volunteer recruitment, employability, DBS checks, volunteer retention, welfare reform impacts, volunteers and the law, and many others.  Featuring speakers (tbc), mini workshops, and an opportunity to network...

Thursday, 18 February, 2016 -
13:00 to 16:00

Social Investment represents a potential source of funds for some VCS organisations if they are undertaking some trading activity. At our event in November, we began to explore the opportunities that Social investment may offer for organisations in Bristol and we had lots of positive feedback from people who attended.

Tuesday, 8 March, 2016 -
14:00 to 16:30


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