DIY Time Credits offers individual organisations access to Time Credits on an annual subscription basis. DIY Time Credits offers a range of training and support to identify where Time Credits could have the most impact for your organisation, and to embed Time Credits in your volunteer management processes.

VOLUNTEER RECOGNITION WITH DIY TIME CREDITS

Under DIY Time Credits your volunteers or service users can earn Time Credits for volunteering with you and exchange them for access to hundreds of activities via our national network of partners. Our spend partners include the Tower of London, Millennium Centre in Cardiff, Blackpool Tower Dungeon, plus many more in your local area such as leisure centres and theatres.

Through introducing Time Credits into your charity, service or community group, you can: 

  • Recruit more volunteers and attract different skillsets 
  • Retain existing volunteers for longer 
  • Organise volunteer socials to exciting destinations 
  • Track activity and demonstrate impact

REWARD YOUR VOLUNTEERS

Use Time Credits to promote and recognise volunteering opportunities or service user involvement.

Examples from our partners:

  • Recognise ‘Parent Champions’ that participate in Council activities or help run school homework clubs
  • Develop and sustain co-production or peer support groups
  • Encourage volunteers to take a greater role in running activities such as lunch clubs or craft groups

Impact for organisations

  • 83% of organisations said that their volunteers felt more valued.
  • 58% of organisations were more able to retain volunteers. 
  • 85% of organisations said Time Credits helped improve the sustainability of the organisation or the services they provide. 
  • 60% felt their reputation in the local community was stronger.

Many of our volunteers are in need themselves Time Credits has meant that they can enjoy more community events and share them with others. It has made a huge difference to families especially Local organisation

“A tool for better community involvement and engagement, and promoting wellbeing in the community. Local organisation

Subscribe to DIY Time Credits

Woffer a range of subscription packages for you to choose from, starting from £390 + VAT. Bolt-on options are also available including local spend partnership development, customised Time Credit note & tailored impact evaluation. 

Contact us here OR email us on DIYTimeCredits@wearetempo.org 

DIY Time Credits Subscription Packages (click on each level for more information)

Available for packages up to 800 Time Credits only

  • Online training and set up 
  • Promote volunteering opportunities on timecredits.com 
  • Access Tempo’s e-tool to track volunteering activity 
  • Newsletters keeping you and your volunteers up to date with new spending opportunities

Available for 200-1500 Time Credit packages

  • Online training and set-up 
  • Promote volunteering opportunities on timecredits.com 
  • Access Tempo’s e-tool to track volunteering activity 
  • Newsletters keeping you and your volunteers up to date with new spending opportunities 
  • Tailored action planning developed with Tempo consultant, with follow-up review to maximise impact

Available for 1000-3500 Time Credit packages

    • Online training and set-up 
    • Promote volunteering opportunities on timecredits.com 
    • Access Tempo’s e-tool to track volunteering activity 
    • Newsletters keeping you and your volunteers up to date with new spending opportunities 
    • Tailored action planning developed with Tempo consultant, with follow-up review to maximise impact 
    • A dedicated Tempo consultant to deliver a bespoke training workshop and ongoing support for your staff/volunteers 
    • Co-design workshop or launch event with your volunteers/service users 
    • Tailored communications resources to help promote Time Credits to your volunteers 

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