Tag: Social Action

Values – putting them into practice during Covid-19

Student Hubs share how they are integrating their values to adapt to a changing situation.

Sorcha Young & Sophie Ford

Community, Impact, Social Action, Third Sector


How we’re bringing the community together during the Covid-19 outbreak

We want to update you on the steps that we at Student Hubs have been taking in response to COVID-19.


The 19th year of Student Volunteering Week

On the 10th February, the network were getting ready for one of their biggest weeks of the year. Read about the highlights across each Hub here. A Youth consultation, hedgehog house building, renovating green spaces, LinkAges tea party and much more.

Lydia Green

Community, Social Action


Student Hubs recieves grant from the Pears #iwill Fund to engage more students

We’re delighted to announce that Student Hubs has recently been awarded a grant by the Pears #iwill Fund. This funding is to explore expanding our work to students who are less likely to have been involved before in social action. 


Social Impact Voluntary Placement Scheme – making impact and living our values

Why we have made the decision to discontinue the Social Impact Voluntary Placement Scheme across the network

Sonia Kumari & Pippa Smith

News, Social Action, Social Impact Careers, Third Sector


The Real Value of Sports Volunteering: Lessons from Empower Active 

Volunteering and sports are two activities to which students often dedicate a lot of their time at university. In my…

Marina Zorila

Impact, Social Action


Should Higher Education Institutions Support Student Social Action?

The UN’s International Youth Day will be celebrated for the 20th time on August 12th. Since 1999, each year has had…


Reflections on Approaching Diversity and Inclusion

Diversity and Inclusion should be at the core of all organisation’s cultures. I have been pleased that there has been…

Fatima Iftikhar

Education, Impact, Policy, Social Action


Sport and Social Action: Making a Difference in Communities

One year into delivery and as we celebrate social action with #iwillWeek, we reflect on the success of our new sport programmes following three-year funding from Sport England and #iwill.

Catherine Mitchell, 13 November 2018

Impact, News, Social Action


Student Hubs Is Delighted to Announce That Charlie Hamilton Is Our New Chief Executive

Charlie has a strong background in the education and charity sectors, most recently as Development Director with London Music Masters,…

The Student Hubs Team

Impact, News, Policy, Social Action, Third Sector