Skills Volunteering is a fantastic way for staff to utilise there skills and expertise to support local Non-Profits

Your business has a wealth of skills, knowledge and expertise that can greatly benefit local Non-Profits. Through Skills 4 Good we will identify the skills, knowledge and expertise within your business so we can match you with available projects.

Projects include creating marketing strategies, design and advise. You will actively be supporting Charities, Community Organisations and Schools. Throughout the process Participate will broker relationships, facilitate project delivery and provide activity of impact monitoring information.

Your Skills 4 Good programme includes:

  • Skills, knowledge and expertise assessment of your staff
  • Sourcing bespoke skills volunteering projects
  • Written Project Plans
  • Facilitate Project delivery
  • PR support for the programme – Press & social media
  • Impact monitoring and evaluation

Why Work with Us?

Community Impact

Positive change in our communities is at the heart of what we do. By getting involved you can expect that:

  • You will deliver a sustainable impact in your community
  • Your involvement will be a catalyst for other community investment
  • Your skills and time will enable communities to develop and help themselves

Business Impact

Working with Participate will provide tangible benefits for your business. Through a partnership with us you can expect that:

  • You will demonstrate commitment to your community, clients and staff
  • You will build strong relationships with your community and clients
  • There will be a positive impact on your businesses productivity, skills and team working
  • Staff will be proud of your businesses commitment to the social and economic development of communities

Employee Impact

Working with Participate is a competitive way to develop your workforce. You can expect to:

  • Develop leadership skills and opportunities to explore new ways of working
  • Increase staff loyalty and motivation through positive experiences
  • Enhances staff awareness of communities in which you operate
  • Build strong staff working relationships

Whether it’s too deliver your Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) or to give back, find out how we can help your business and staff make a big impact on your local community:

‘Social Venture Partnership has provided opportunities for community and employee engagement across the business. Our colleagues have been involved in mentoring, skilled volunteering and team challenge activity to help kick start the new ventures. This is a great example of where businesses can leverage their peoples expertise across a wide range of skills to support the growth of some great ideas. We’re proud to be part of this fantastic initiative’