Big Community Challenge Guest Blog
13/6/2017
Read a guest blog about the Big Community Challenge written by Hannah our Communications and Marketing Intern.
Guest Blog from the Joseph Rowntree Foundation
5/6/2017
Read this guest blog from Paul Brook at the Joseph Rowntree Foundation about his experience of our Right to Read programme.
Guest Blog from Aviva
25/5/2017
Read this Guest Blog from employee volunteers at Aviva who delivered an Interview Skills workshop for Bright Futures.
York Cares annual Stakeholder Meeting
11/5/2017
Read about this year's Stakeholder Meeting at Aviva.
Design your Outlet with Haxby Road Primary
8/5/2017
Year 4 pupils from Haxby Road Primary became shop designers for the day with York Designer Outlet!
Behind the Scenes at York Hospital with Starting Blocks!
2/5/2017
A group of looked after young people go behind the scenes at York Hospital.
Project Dare: Year 9 Step Up to the Challenge!
29/3/2017
Project Dare ran with The Joseph Rowntree school for a second time this March. Read about it here.
From zero to hero!
23/2/2017
Hear some of the highlights from our Right to Read volunteers from student intern, Jemma.
Dementia Friends Guest Blog
6/2/2017
Read this Guest Blog from Rosie our Team Challenge Intern about her experience of a Dementia Friends session.
York Cares Annual Programme 2017
17/1/2017
See the range of opportunities that we have on offer this year
Make a Difference this Christmas: Guest Blog
1/12/2016
Jennie from the York Housing Association shares this touching piece about how our annual Christmas Collection supports the women she works with.
Guest Blog from Portakabin
24/10/2016
Read this Guest Blog from Portakabin's Neil Barwise about how his team stayed cheerful on a slightly rainy Big Community Challenge.
Guest Blog from John Lewis
24/10/2016
Take a look at this Guest Blog from Liz Johnson, a volunteer from this year's Big Community Challenge.
Celebrating Ten Years!
4/8/2016
Volunteers recognised at York Cares Golden Moments Awards
Back to the Beginning
28/1/2016
As we enter our tenth anniversary year, we are having a look at how York Cares all began.
Guest Blog: Lucy Horsman
30/11/2015
A few words from a new face at York Cares
New faces at the Big Community Challenge
26/10/2015
Four recent new members, ADVA, Lendlease, Omnicom Engineering and TSP, describe their first experiences with York Cares
Helping York become Dementia Friendly
26/10/2015
Read more about Tesco's time at Windsor House on the York Cares Big Community Challenge
Team Challenges spring into action
21/8/2015
Our volunteers have been busy supporting the community over the summer.
Volunteering together for Team Challenge Week
1/6/2015
Volunteers support the community during Team Challenge Week.
Annual Stakeholder Meeting
8/5/2015
Our new proposals for working in secondary schools are announced.
York CU Graduation
8/5/2015
Over 100 children graduate through York CU.
Guest Blog from Benenden Health
24/4/2015
Take a look at our guest blog from Amy Goodman, a volunteer on the Right to Read scheme
York Cares: Robots and tasting quality chocolate
10/3/2015
Another fun-packed fortnight with CU in the City.
Guest Blog from Hiscox
3/3/2015
Take a look at our first guest blog from Vicky Foster at Hiscox who volunteered on the Charity Business Review.
CU in the City is back with a bang!
6/2/2015
Exciting events for children and their families...
Cooking up a treat with Starting Blocks
6/2/2015
Young care leavers get insight into hospitality and catering industry.
Business support for OCAY
6/2/2015
Local charity OCAY gets boost through Charity Business Review.
Three local charities benefit from business support
3/2/2015
Success for third York Cares Charity Business Review (CBR).
Business and charity can be perfect match
26/12/2014
York Cares recently launched a third Charity Business Review (CBR) which helps local voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations.
Spreading some Christmas cheer
19/12/2014
The festive season is well and truly upon us and York Cares is getting into the spirit of things with our annual Christmas opportunities.
Volunteers Join Forces in Foxwood
7/11/2014
Every year York Cares runs a Big Community Challenge in which a local space is transformed in just three days.
Fireworks, Robots and Diagon Alley
23/10/2014
Back by popular demand, CU in the City returned last month just six months after its launch.
Giving Children the Right to Read
17/10/2014
Since 2006, York Cares has been matching employee-volunteers with schools to provide much needed one-to-one reading support for children.
Transforming Foxwood Community Centre
18/9/2014
We've been busy planning the annual York Cares Big Community Challenge.
Celebrating York Cares’ volunteers
21/8/2014
Last month the annual York Cares Golden Moments Awards took place on a glorious summer evening in the Aviva Boardroom.
Portakabin builds new links with the community
3/7/2014
Volunteers from Portakabin Group have made an enthusiastic start to their employee-volunteering scheme.