• Area of opportunity: Marketing
    Opportunity description:

    At Beyond Empower we support disabled people to live healthy, active lifestyles, To do this we offer services including:

    • Lifestyle...

    Difference this will make to the group:

    Support in these areas will:

    • Help Beyond Empower to reach as many disabled people as possible
    • Alleviate time to allow delivery team to focus on delivery whilst providing an efficient marketing strategy going forward
    • Support the sustainability of a Community Interest Company to achieve greater long-term impact

    Minimum commitment: 2 days
  • Area of opportunity: Other
    Opportunity description:

    We need some help to build a scout hut! We are building the wooden frame for our new hut, we are told it is easier than building Ikea furniture....

    Difference this will make to the group:

    At the moment there is no central venue for the group to meet, we did have a hut but it was in a shocking state. Having this space available to the community will:

    - Increase the opportunities that we are able to offer young people
    - Encourage attendance and increase membership
    - It will mean there is a much need space for other community groups in the area.

    Minimum commitment: 1 day
  • Area of opportunity: Marketing
    Opportunity description:

    We want to raise awareness about handball, reach new audiences and increase the number of people, who participate in our sessions. We are looking...

    Difference this will make to the group:

    This support will:

    - Enable more young people to participate in handball.
    - Help people to get active.
    - Increase our profile in the community.
    - Increase our team’s knowledge, skills and confidence in marketing.

    Minimum commitment: half day
  • Area of opportunity: Business development
    Opportunity description:

    We are passionate about our sport and how participation changes people’s lives. We want to build better relationships with local businesses and...

    Difference this will make to the group:

    This support will:

    - Enable us to expand our activities
    - Ensure a wider range of people have the opportunity to participate in handball
    - Help people to get active
    - Increase our team’s knowledge, skills and confidence in approaching local businesses

    Minimum commitment: half day
  • Area of opportunity: Marketing
    Opportunity description:

    We want to raise awareness about handball, reach new audiences and increase the number of people, who participate in our sessions. We are...

    Difference this will make to the group:

    Having this support will:

    - Enable more young people to participate in handball
    - Help people to get active
    - Increase our profile in the community
    - Increase our team’s knowledge, skills and confidence in media work

    Minimum commitment: half day
  • Area of opportunity: Consultation
    Opportunity description:

    We would like someone:

    - who has a flare for writing case studies and interviewing participants to see how cycling has changed their life....

    Difference this will make to the group:

    - It will support us to market the project to the right audience.
    - It will help people get a better idea of what participants and carers can expect from coming along to the Pedal Away Ride.
    - It may increase the number of volunteers to the project as they know more about it.
    - It may increase our donations and sponsorship.
    - It will help as part of the evaluation for the project.

    Minimum commitment: 1 day
  • Area of opportunity: Marketing
    Opportunity description:

    Our Wheels For All sessions are aimed at giving disabled adults and children the opportunity to ride a bike without disability being a barrier....

    Difference this will make to the group:

    Having a video showcasing our Salford Wheels For All session will support us in a number of ways:

    - it will support us to market the project to the right audience.
    - it will help people get a better idea of what participants and carers can expect from coming along to a Wheels For session.
    - it may increase the number of volunteers to the project as they know more about it.
    - it may increase our donations and sponsorship.
    - it will help as part of the evaluation for the project.

    Minimum commitment: half day
  • Area of opportunity: Marketing
    Opportunity description:

    At St Clement's’ our centre hosts a range of community activities, services and groups. We want to gather the stories of some of the people...

    Difference this will make to the group:

    This support will:

    - Increase local people’s knowledge about our services, groups and activities
    - Help us share information with the groups who already use the centre
    - Increase the number and diversity of people using the centre
    - Encourage more people to support our work through donations or volunteering.

    Minimum commitment: 1 day
  • Area of opportunity: Graphic design
    Opportunity description:

    At St. Clement's’ our centre hosts a range of community activities, services and groups. We want to create a more eye-catching logo that...

    Difference this will make to the group:

    This support will:

    - Help us to communicate more effectively about the services we offer
    - Make our marketing materials more eye-catching and appealing
    - Increase the number and diversity of people using the centre
    - Encourage more people to support our work through donations or volunteering.

    Minimum commitment: 1 day
  • Area of opportunity: Other
    Opportunity description:

    Our centre hosts a range of community activities, services and groups. We want to keep the centre looking spick and span and for it feel like a...

    Difference this will make to the group:

    This support will:

    - Make our centre a lovely, warm and welcoming place to be
    - Encourage more groups to use our centre for their activities.

    Minimum commitment: 1 day
  • Area of opportunity: Finance
    Opportunity description:

    We are looking for someone with finance skills to help us get organised and to support us with the following tasks:

    - Creating an easy to...

    Difference this will make to the group:

    It will enable us concentrate on the activities of our group and once we have systems set up it really help us to stay organised.

    Minimum commitment: half day
  • Area of opportunity: Administration
    Opportunity description:

    We would like help with the following tasks:

    - Creating a calendar for our events, training sessions and meetings
    - Support to create...

    Difference this will make to the group:

    It will help us reach our goals! Bringing professional skills to our group will help us increase the ability of our group, we will be able to offer more activities and involve even more people from the local area.

    Minimum commitment: half day
  • Area of opportunity: Marketing
    Opportunity description:

    We are in the process of expansion at Incredible Education in Salford developing a new site, which will host a community garden, café, forest...

    Difference this will make to the group:

    • It will enable us to promote our project to potential funders and to increase our long-term financial sustainability, as a result.
    • Enable us to have photographs that we can use in future publications.
    • It will broaden the range of skills and expertise within the organisation and our confidence about communicating with funders.
    • It will free up staff time and support us to focus on the set up and promotion of our new site.

    Minimum commitment: 1 day
  • Area of opportunity: Finance
    Opportunity description:

    We are in the process of expansion, developing a new site which will host a community garden, café, forest school, woodland activities and much...

    Difference this will make to the group:

    • It will enable us to monitor our finances more effectively and create better financial reports.
    • It will save time by improving the efficiency of how we record and monitor financial information.
    • It will free up staff time and support us to focus on the set up and promotion of our new site.
    • It will broaden the range of skills and expertise within the organisation improving service delivery.

    Minimum commitment: 1 day
  • Area of opportunity: Web development
    Opportunity description:

    We have recently created a new website for The Rugby College and we want someone with knowledge and experience of website design/user experience...

    Difference this will make to the group:

    We will have a website that is easy to use and that showcases the work that we do. We hope that this will help to increase the reach of our work so that more young people and a greater diversity of young people are aware of what we do and how to access our courses.

    Minimum commitment: 1 day
  • Area of opportunity: Graphic design
    Opportunity description:

    We need someone who’s confident using a camera and video camera to help us create a bank of photographs and video clips of our training sessions...

    Difference this will make to the group:

    We will have a bank of photos and video clips that we can use to create engaging content on social media and to help demonstrate the impact of what we do. We hope that this will help to increase the reach of our work so that more young people and a greater diversity of young people are aware of what we do and how to access our courses.

    Minimum commitment: 1 day
  • Area of opportunity: Marketing
    Opportunity description:

    We need someone to advise and guide us about how to make our social media posts attractive and engaging and to help us reach a wider audience....

    Difference this will make to the group:

    Creating more engagement via social media will help us to engage with a greater diversity of young people and raise awareness of the courses we offer and the benefits of participating in rugby.

    Minimum commitment: 1 day
  • Area of opportunity: Marketing
    Opportunity description:

    We regularly post about our club on social media and want someone to support and guide us about how to make posts attractive and engaging and to...

    Difference this will make to the group:

    Creating more engagement via social media will help us to broaden our club membership and raise the profile of wrestling as a sport. It will enable more people to find out about wrestling and to get involved. We know that wrestling has a positive impact on young people’s lives and we would like to reach new audiences.

    Minimum commitment: 1 day
  • Area of opportunity: Fundraising
    Opportunity description:

    In order to continue to deliver and expand our services we bid for funding. Each bid takes a lot of work to put together and we would like some...

    Difference this will make to the group:

    We run our therapeutic green space with a small team so a lot of our time is spent delivering sessions. Each funding bid takes a lot of work to put together, so having useful information at hand to make this process a little easier, would be really helpful and allow us to offer this much needed support to the community. We run our therapeutic green space with a small team so a lot of our time is spent delivering sessions. Each funding bid takes a lot of work to put together, so having useful information at hand to make this process a little easier, would be really helpful and allow us to offer this much needed support to the community.

    Minimum commitment: 1 day
  • Area of opportunity: Marketing
    Opportunity description:

    We would like some support to plan how to raise awareness of Green Teach in a manageable way.

    We would like someone to:
    • Help us to...

    Difference this will make to the group:

    We are a small team and whilst we want to be able to offer our services to more people, we wouldn’t be able to manage a large amount of new people at once. Support to create a plan to raise awareness in a manageable way will allow us to confidently expand our offer and allow more of the community to get involved in our therapeutic green space.

    Minimum commitment: 1 day