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Get Involved! Octopus is a registered charity and pro-actively seeks donations of time and money to make what we do amazing! If you can Pledge your spare time and expertise and Donate money you can make a massive impact!

Pledge -and -Donate

 

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Pledging your Time and Expertise 

Help us make our limited resources go further through volunteering with us.

  • Have a look at our projects pages to find a project you might like to be involved in
  • There are lots of different roles available for our different projects, from driving the Islington Gro-Mobile to becoming a health champion!
  • Let us know if you could spare some time, expertise and enthusiasm to get involved! 

 

We'd like to see you pledging!

You can share a picture of you carrying out your pledge on our special Facebook page, click here to see what others have been doing! 

 

To Volunteer with a particular project, have a look at their project pages!

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To our wonderful volunteers and those who have donated, thank-you!

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CURRENT PROJECTS
  • Community Hubs Network: Our centres are based at the heart of their communities, offering and hosting an ever-expanding range of services, public events and activities, and spaces to meet friends and contribute to community life. Read more...
  • Inspiring Employability - Career Orienteer: Career Orienteer is our unique and pro-active response to improving back to work support. At the heart of our approach is life-coaching. Read more...
  • Inspiring Community Centres - CCWeekUK: Coming together makes a real difference in our community, and we're community-led and community owned! @CCWeekUK #loveyourcc www.facebook.com/ccweekuk Read more...
  • Inspiring Young People: Octopus is delighted to be supporting the work of London Village Network in Islington. Why?...because we just love youth-led social action. Why?...because we think there's a lot of talented young people out there. Read more...
  • Urban Wild Places : Grow wild things, grow food, grow amazing flowers, grow vegetables and herbs you've never heard of before. We love our urban communities because We Can Grow in the smallest and obscure places! Read more...
  • StayWell, LiveWell: Six of Islington's Community Hubs have come together to encourage their local communities to live healthier lifestyles... how? Read more...
  • Growing Octopus Communities: We have the Power to Change. We are committed to developing our unique Community Centre Peer Network to grow our membership! Read more...
  • Urban Wild Places: ...We Can Grow - it's a YES until we are told NO! Read more...