Spend quality time as a family, have amazing fun, create fantastic memories and support your local community at the same time through some exciting volunteering activities. Join other families across Crewe and Macclesfield taking part in family orientated fun filled volunteering opportunities centred around local community events. 


Encourage a sense of positive community spirit in your young family members, and maybe even start a new fun family tradition. Volunteer on as many occasions as you like, enjoy connecting with other families taking part and make a difference in your local community.   

Families Together is open to all types of family and their members, traditional, same-sex, foster, grandparents, aunts, uncles and older guardian siblings.
 

Sign up below and see what your family could achieve together.


Create Positive Changes In Your Neighbourhood

Would you like to rejuvenate a local park or playground? Connect with other families to spruce up your neighbourhood or passionate about making positive changes in your community? CVS can help plan, coordinate and facilitate a volunteering day in your community and help you make an impact on local lives.

 
   

Upcoming Events To Get Involved With 

June

MACCLESFIELD - Wednesday 12th June: Countryside Taster Day

Outdoor excitement and challenge for ALL people with disabilities. 

CREWE - Saturday 29th June: Pride in the Park 2019

Pride in the Park 2019 will now officially be taking place on Saturday 29 June 2019, at Queens Park, Crewe.

July

MACCLESFIELD - Saturday 6th July: Macclesfield Pride 2019

Macclesfied Pride will now officially be taking place Saturday 6th July 2019.

 

CREWE - Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th July: Spare Parts Festival

Here are many opportunities for your family to get involved in at this unique festival with arts performances, activities and parades. You can help with Social Media on the day, give information out about performances, help with the parade, assist the performers to move around the town centre and much much more… Come and ‘spare’ a couple of hours to contribute to this great community event, then spend the rest of the day having fun, seeing the shows and spending quality time together as a family! 

MACCLESFIELD - Saturday 13th July: Macclesfield ‘Doggy Fun Run’ hosted by Windyway Trust and Fallibroome Sixth Form

Dogs really are part of the family so this is a lovely event for you and your family to get involved in. More details to follow. 

MACCLESFIELD - Saturday 20th July: Windyway Trust ‘Garden Party’

Families are invited to help organise and set-up this event ready to start at 2pm and families can stay and enjoy the afternoon’s festivities whilst being proud of their contribution to the event which raises awareness of and funds for the Animal Rescue Service.

August

CREWE - Wednesday 7th August: Play Day

MACCLESFIELD - Monday 27th August: Come along and help organised the annual ‘Duck Race’ in Tytherington!

Windyway Trust are running this fun event to raise funds for the Animal Rescue Service.

MORE EVENTS WILL BE ANNOUNCED THROUGHOUT THE YEAR!


Does your organisation work with families? holding an event? Would you welcome families to volunteer? We want to hear from you. Please contact Mark and he'll come and share this exciting volunteering project with your group. Get in touch, contact Mark Smith, Development Officer, on 01270 763 100 or email mark.smith@cvsce.org.uk

Support the Families Together project where you are, download the Families Together social media support pack and help spread the word about this fantastic project on Facebook and Twitter. Alternatively, download the hyperlink support pack and help visitors to your website to find volunteering roles for their families. You can also download and print out Families Together flyers for Crewe or Macclesfield.

Complete and submit the form below and have you and your family volunteer and get involved with some fantastic community projects, events and activities.

Please let us know which of the above events you and your family would be interested in participating in or if you would like CVS support in creating a volunteering day in your neighbourhood.
Data Protection - CVS Cheshire East will store your data and use this in the delivery of the Families Together project. The data will also be shared with Chester Voluntary Action, acting as lead for the project and Sport England, the funder of the project. We may also share your data with other voluntary organisations in securing volunteering opportunities. We will not share your data with any other organisations without your consent.