It’s Volunteer Week and a new project has arrived in Greater Manchester. Working with hard to reach communities, the Up and Forward project will work with residents across Greater Manchester to help them waste less & recycle more!
Campaigns willl take place in the heart of the communities and is very much focused on the Community’s needs, opinions, requirements and gives them a voice!
We are looking for Volunteers to come on board with us as part of this fantastic program over the next 2 years. Are you interested?
This includes providing you with training to become your local Community’s Recycling Ambassador & help us at the same time to send & feedback the recycling messages.
With Duties including some local door knocking exercises, asking your neighbours to fill in questionnaires & interactive survey’s leading to attending local focus groups. This is a project that can focus on you and relies on your knowledge and relationship within the community. Finally, you will be one of the voices of Up & Forward and will be helping your local community to reduce, re-use and recycle.
This will surely provide you with the chance to make a different & be an inspiration to other’s to recycle more!
The project covers 4 different themes and 12 campaigns:
Ranging from community rewards campaigns in local schools to local business campaigns aiming for them to be focal points & improve the awareness of recycling messages.
Let’s work with your local community and its beliefs to address the problems of recycling and establish the common barriers to recycling & create communications suitable for your community.
Whether its renting in short term accommodation, working with landlords & tenants to improve communication channels or running a Golden bin scheme; this theme is sure to get all the community involved to have some fun & at the same time learn about recycling in their community
Working with residents to improve recycling in their flats and help them to recycle to together
The projects are spread across 9 Greater Manchester districts including Bolton, Bury, Manchester, Oldham, Rochdale, Salford, Stockport, Tameside & Trafford.
This will provide a total of 42 different campaigns over the next 2 years into 2015.
To find out more please visit www.recycleforgreatermanchester.com/upandforward
Or contact us via email: email@example.com
Come and join in the recycling fun!