Case studies

Read about the impact of our work and the difference we make in Brighton, Hove, Adur and Worthing.

Manqi - matching volunteers with suitable roles

Manqi is one of our amazing Community Works volunteers and has been part of the Volunteer Centre team since 2015.

“I am an immigrant and started …

Leigh - tackling food waste at FareShare

Leigh is a volunteer in the kitchen at FareShare Sussex. FareShare receives surplus food from food companies that would otherwise go to waste and …

Tom - tackling food waste at FareShare

Retiree Tom has been volunteering at FareShare Sussex in Brighton since October 2021.

He is an enthusiastic cyclist and wanted to put his hobby to …

Eva - passionate about fashion

Eva has been volunteering at Gladrags in Moulsecoomb since 2018. Gladrags is a unique, eco-minded charity that provides over 7000 costumes to …

Adur Community Gateway

The Adur Community Gateway is a mutual aid community group that was formed at the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic to provide much-needed support …

Barbara - tackling food waste at FareShare

Barbara has been a lead volunteer at FareShare Sussex in Brighton for nearly two years.

“I was travelling when the pandemic hit so my life …