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Glassary Volunteer for Sustainability Project on Campus

Environment/Animal welfare

Glassary Volunteer for Sustainability Project on Campus



At a Glance

  • Start Date:21/02/2023
  • End Date:14/05/2023
  • Closing date:12/05/2023
  • Post Updated:21/02/2023
  • Min Hours:4 hours
  • Role Type:Once-off /Ad hoc work

Requirements:Enthusiasm for recycling and re-using!


Do you love decluttering and organising?

Want to be part of a team?

Join in Glassary - we give household items a second life! Volunteers get involved in the sorting party and the donation to local Galway charities of student donations upon leaving their campus accomodation. 

Is training provided?: Yes

Tasks that the volunteer(s) will be expected to undertake:

Meeting at Student Accomodation to support organisation of donations

Meeting Charities and supporting connections

A sorting party is a great fun event at the student accomodation centres where volunteers blast music and get their hands full of great donations! We make categories like: kitchen, bathroom, laundry, etc. to assist local charities to get the supplies they need in an organised, timely way. 

Skills required for this role:

Volunteers can join in the planning and preperation meetings. Great way to build your event management skills!

Details of time commitment needed for role:
Project preparation is in March and the Project Sorting Party is in May.

Minimum time commitment per week:
1 hour p/week


If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get in touch:

Name: Lorraine Tansey

Address: ALIVE, University of Galway


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