Volunteering: how to make a difference this summer!

Looking for something fun and creative to do this summer? Volunteer with Coin Street this July and August! Here’s what’s on offer.

Creative Takeover of Bargehouse
Tuesday 27 August–Sunday 1 September

Help us set up exhibitions, run events or invigilate our community arts project at the iconic Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf.


  • Art and Soul exhibition; showcasing work from our over 50s art group
  • Black Women Rising – The Untold Cancer Stories; a photography exhibition
  • Film, photography, music, sculpture and jewellery created by groups at Coin Street and in the local community.
  • A variety of workshops with experienced tutors, enterprise events, a series of talks and the launch of our Community Champions programme.

Youth Zone
Tuesdays–Thursdays, 13–29 August

Support young people to run their own projects, learn new skills, create music and clothing and much more.  A space for creativity, relaxation and having fun join us in the all new youth zone.

Summer Splash Wellbeing week at Archbishops Park
27–30 August

Help run a range of activities including an over 60s afternoon tea party, fitness and feelgood sessions, art in the park and a gardening and nature day.

Kitchen Social 
12–30 August

Help plan, cook and provide healthy meals for young people. With the Mayors Fund for London we are fighting the hunger and isolation many young people face over the summer holidays. Join us in the fight! Food and Hygiene online training available.

For more information and other opportunities to volunteer with us contact Laura on 020 7021 1622 or l.reynolds@coinstreet.org. We hope to see you this summer! Read our volunteer descriptions here.