Volunteering News

Its a #BigThankYou to the UK’s sporting volunteers

BBC Sports Personality of the Year takes place this Sunday 18th December in Birmingham. The event will once again be celebrating the fantastic sporting success of our nation, and amongst the 16 nominees this year is Paralympian Kadeena Cox. Kadeena represented England at the CPISRA World Games in Nottingham in 2015 winning the T37 100m […]

Celebrating International Volunteers Day 2016

International Volunteer Day (IVD) on 5th December was designated by the United Nations in 1985 as an international observance day to celebrate the power and potential of volunteerism. Cerebral Palsy Sport rely on volunteers across the charity – volunteers  contribute vital time and energy to support us to achieve our vision. Volunteering at Cerebral Palsy […]

Carillion joins the Nottingham 2015 Games Starters to inspire the next generation

Cerebral Palsy Sport are delighted to announce Carillion plc as the lead sponsor for the Nottingham 2015 CPISRA World Games Volunteer Games Starter Programme. August 2015 will see Nottingham host the return of the Cerebral Palsy International Sports and Recreation Association’s World Games, a platform that allows athletes with cerebral palsy from across the globe […]

Have you been selected? World Games select Volunteers

Nottingham 2015 marked 200 days to go to the CPISRA World Games by notifying all the Games Starter volunteers who have been selected for the Games. Over 200 volunteers have been selected to support the Games by volunteering in a wide range of roles. In the coming weeks, Team Leader Volunteers will be notified and […]

Volunteer Coordinator – two part-time roles (unpaid)

We have an exciting opportunity for two experienced volunteers to support the Fundraising and Marketing Officer by managing all elements of volunteering for Cerebral Palsy Sport. The role will involve assessing the volunteering requirements for the organisation and then developing and implementing a plan for recruitment, placement and retention of volunteers. You will manage volunteers […]

CP Sport volunteers & Paralympic torch relay [2]

[Continued] LEE RANDALLFrom Hinckley. Nomination story: Lee has run a half marathon for CP Sport and went that extra step for his brain damaged daughter, Millie. Lee ran the BUPA Great North Run in Newcastle and if that was not enough he cycled all the way there and back again from his home in Leicestershire. […]

Barry Brough’s Olympic Journey [2]

[Continued] After the Spectacular opening seremony the Olympics started for real and I was then employed in ferrying around all of the family to various venues in their support for different events i.e. Greenwich Park – Eventing, Greenwich Arena – Gymnastics, Excel – Boxing, Aquatic Centre – Swimming, Riverbank Arena – Hockey and finally the […]

CP Sport volunteers & Paralympic torch relay

CP Sport volunteers took part in the Paralympic torch relay on 29th August 2012 as part of the official torch relay. The volunteers were delighted to have been nominated and each has their own unique reasons for support CP Sport. Thank you to all of the CP Sport torch bearers!   MAURA FRITHFrom Staffordshire. Nomination […]