Projects
Volunteering
We offer lots different offer community projects for you to get involved with from Schools Plus, our flagship tutoring project, to Cambridge Edible Garden, our amazing community garden at Murray Edwards. These are fantastic opportunities to build confidence, gain teamwork, leadership, public speaking skills and so much more whilst making a last impact on communities across Cambridge.
  • Schools Plus is our flagship tutoring project that sees students tutoring school students from disadvantaged backgrounds, in three schools across Cambridge. Find out more and apply here.
  • Cambridge Edible Garden is built on land given by Murray Edwards college, on the edge of their car-park, on Storey Way. It's an exciting collaboration with community gardeners, a charity working to support people living with dementia, members of the university, and of course students! Find out more and register your interest here - no prior experience required!
  • Thyme to Cook is a family cookery club running every Tuesday where students can volunteer or you could become a CSF Ambassador for a term, carrying out your own food sustainability project. Cambridge Hub has partnered with local charity Cambridge Sustainable Food to involve more students in promoting sustainable food locally.
Volunteering
Skilled Placements
We offer Skilled Placements to support you to gain invaluable skills and experience whilst making a huge difference to organisations across Cambridge, and in your life beyond...
  • The Social Innovation Programme provides students with the opportunity to address challenges posed by charities and social enterprises through research and consultancy placements. No experience is required to join. Find out more.
  • The Social Impact Internship Scheme recruits committed, socially-minded students from across the Hub Network and partners them with not-for-profit host organisations, where they complete a meaningful summer placement. ** Our cohort for this year have been selected; if you will still be a University of Cambridge student next year, you can find out more here.**
Skilled Placements
Incubation
We provide a variety of tailored support to individual students and groups starting up new projects. This includes in-person training and coaching, written resources and introductions to useful contacts. Get in touch with Lily if you need some advice or support.
We work closely with the Judge Business School and the Future Business Centre to foster incubation and collaboration in the booming social enterprise town that is Cambridge!
Incubation
Critical Engagement Events
Check out our What's On page and keep up to date with all of our latest events by signing up to our mailing list here.
Critical Engagement Events
Partner with Us
We’re always happy to hear from potential partners. If you’d like to collaborate with us on a project or event, get in touch.
Equal Opportunities
Cambridge Hub is committed to making our activities inclusive to all students. We can make reasonable adjustments to application processes, selection workshops, training sessions and other events on a case-by-case basis, so if you have particular accessibility needs, including special educational needs, please do get in touch and let us know how we can make the activity more accessible.
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