Welcome Volunteers

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Sundays 1pm – 4pm or 3pm – 7pm Expected commitment: 2-4 Sunday sessions per month, 1 Saturday training session every 3 months, 1 weekday meeting every 3 months, occasional other meetings and events Welcome volunteers are the heart of the Akwaaba community. You will work directly with visitors to the project, making them feel relaxed […]

Children’s Volunteers

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Children’s Volunteers   Shifts: 1-4pm, 2-5.30pm, or 3-6.30pm on Sundays Minimum commitment: 2 sessions per month for at least 6 months We’re looking for more children’s volunteers to be part of Akwaaba’s Children’s Space. We need people who can: be part of a collective commitment to making Akwaaba a non-hierarchical, anti-racist space provide a supportive, safe, […]

Volunteer Treasurer

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We are seeking a committed and experienced Volunteer Treasurer to oversee the financial affairs of Akwaaba, an entirely volunteer run social centre for migrants based in Hackney. Overall purpose of the role: Oversee the financial affairs of the organisation. Ensure the affairs are legal, constitutional and within accepted accounting practices. Advice on the financial situation […]

Computer Volunteers

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Expected commitment: 2 Sunday sessions a month 1-4pm or 4-7pm Do you have computer maintenance skills that you could use in our sessions? We need volunteers to maintain our stock of laptops and printers – they are all second hand and often need tweeking to get them running properly. Computer volunteers also help people use […]

Arts Workshop Facilitators

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We aim to have one drop-in arts and crafts workshop at Akwaaba every week.  The workshops should be accessible, safe and not intimidating – other than that we are open to whatever ideas you have!  Past workshops include drawing, painting, printing, clay modelling, leatherwork amongst many others.  If you have a skill, craft or passion […]