Volunteer – May 2017

Got some time to spare?  We have ongoing opportunities, and some urgent ones!  Info: 02920 250549

Food Co-operativeCooking and  Gardening Tuesdays from 11.30 – 1pm.  Our food co-op has taken off and we’re now starting gardening and cooking demonstrations.  If you have food hygiene cert and cooking skills, or able to help with some gardening, pop along on Tuesdays to the Wyndham Street Centre from 11.30am.

Leaflet delivering – We’ve got some great activities and courses planned and need help to deliver leaflets to people’s houses and put posters in GP surgeries and shops.   If you can help out in your local area please get in touch.

Film volunteersWOW – Women in Wales film project are expanding and would love some help with all aspects of screening films.  Whether you want to do some marketing, administration, or help on the day to make refreshments, greet people as they arrive, there are loads of opportunities to get involved. Contact Rajma.

Keep Grangetown Tidy –  Make friends and make where you live a nicer place to be! Join in a community litter picks in Grangetown

Gardening  – Make the most of being outside on a sunny day and lend a hand on a Wednesday or Friday with Grow Cardiff at Riverside Community Gardens.  Great opportunity to learn new skills and meet people.

Homework club If you like helping children and feel confident in Maths and English at primary or high school level up to GCSE, we would like to hear from you.  We are particularly in need of help on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons at Grangetown Hub but have opportunities across all our groups.  See list for dates/times and contacts

Admin and reception / homework clubs / kids arts and crafts – There are loads of opportunities in the Grangetown Hub.  Register your skills and interest here: grangetown-hub-volunteer-form

Mentoring / office admin / design / promotion – lots of opportunities to get involved and learn new skills at The Mentor Ring

For further information about volunteering contact


Bulb blitz: Gardening and autumn arts & crafts


Help bring colourful blooms to Clare Gardens next spring with help from Canton Grows Wild.

Join us in an autumn activity day of bulb-planting,  autumnal arts and crafts and home-made soup.

Everyone welcome, old and young, although children must be accompanied by an adult.

Please wear warm waterproof clothes and wellies or boots if you have them.

Time-Credits: For every hour you can give planting bulbs, you can earn one time credit!

Half-term Activities

There’s a whole load events and activities for all ages coming up this month in Butetown, Riverside and Grangetown..


Click on the links below for more details.  Also keep checking Facebook and Twitter for updates

19th October – WOW – Film Screening

26th October – Bulb-Planting and fun day

26th October – Glow In the Dark –  Art Activity

24th -27th October – Animation workshops

27th October – Mentoring and fun-day

28th October – Golden Years, 50+ coffee morning

29th October – St Mary’s Church: Pop-up cafe