Paiwand
Paiwand is a Community Organisation working with vulnerable refugees, migrants and asylum-seeking individuals to help them integrate into society. We uplift and empower them by providing support and guidance, thus enhancing their life chances and choices. We uphold the following values: holistic and integrated support, person-centered, equal rights for all, empowering and building on the…

Paiwand is operating as a main organisation to help many refugees in London. As a charity, fundraisers and donations are very important to us in order to fund and provide the refugees with their requirements. This role is important in raising money for Paiwand and increasing awareness of the charity. Volunteers benefit from this role by developing their organisation, problem solving and interpersonal skills.  

Time commitment

We ideally would ask the volunteer to commit to 2 days a week for a minimum of 6-months. The working hours are flexible and can be planned with their line manager.
What measures have you put in place to ensure volunteers’ safety during COVID-19?
This role is remote with a few visits to the Edgeware office, where there are COVID-19 measures in place.

This organisation is one of our community partner organisations.

Like all volunteer recruiters we work with, they have signed up to our service standards, agreeing to abide by our policy on partnership working.

In addition, the team here at Students’ Union UCL Volunteering Service is here to support you throughout your volunteering journey – you can get in touch at any time with any questions, queries or problems you encounter.