Volunteer Action has a waiting list of people living lonely lives and wanting a regular visitor. Our members live throughout the north of East Northants. We can train you as a Volunteer Befriender to help our members, asking a commitment from you of just 2 hours per month. Whatever your personal circumstances, there is a […]
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VA is pleased to announce that the winners of the August draw of the 100 club are Miss B of Oundle (£100) and Mrs O of Nassington (£25). Both ladies are members of our Community Car Scheme, Congratulations to the winners and thank you to all those supporting our work through the 100 Club.
Volunteer Action is pleased to have been able to help the community during the Coronavirus pandemic. We have received many kind messages of thanks, but this one is particularly lovely (all personal details removed, of course) … Dear Chair of Trustees On behalf of all Oundle Volunteer Action customers, I am writing to thank you […]
The latest results of our 100 Club draw are out. Winners for July are Mrs S, a member from Thrapston, who wins £100 and Mrs S of Oundle, a volunteer of many skills, who wins £50. Congratulations to the winners and thanks to everyone who is supporting the work of Volunteer Action by taking part […]
VA 100 Club – June 2020 draw We are very pleased to announce that our first prize of £100 from the June draw has been won by Ms L of Oundle, who is a huge supporter of VA in many volunteering roles as well as being an occasional user of our services. The second prize […]
The Oundle Rotary Club has presented VA with an amazing £1,000 to support our work. Many, many thanks to the Rotary Club. They have also been supplying our volunteers and passengers with masks, which has also been extremely helpful. Thank you!
Tom Pursglove, our local MP has written to Volunteer Action to thank them for their “extraordinary efforts” during the Coronavirus pandemic. Read the whole letter below.
Our first prize of £100 was won by member, Mrs U this month, who said “It was a lovely surprise. It made my day!” Other winners were drivers Mr B (£50) and Mrs P (£25). Congratulations to the winners. If you’d like to be in with a chance of winning one of our monthly prizes, […]
The Volunteer Action 100 Club still continues to be drawn, even in lock-down. April 2020 winners were all VA members Mrs R (Thrapston) £100, Mrs C (Islip) £50 and Mrs T (Oundle) £25. Congratulations to the winners!
We still have a small group of volunteer drivers willing and able to take members to medical appointments and we are trialling a shopping service for members. We are also offering a prescription delivery service and a friend-on-the-phone service. See our website home page for more details.