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Macclesfield Express - - MACCLESFIELD PEOPLE -

Name: Karen Jones. Which or­gan­i­sa­tion are you in­volved with?: Brid­gend Cen­tre, Bolling­ton. What do you do there?: Sort out the stock in the char­ity shop, price up do­na­tions and make tea. What does the or­gan­i­sa­tion do?: Pro­vides a place for so­cial in­clu­sion, a com­mu­nity café, guided walks and group ac­tiv­i­ties. How did you be­come a vol­un­teer?: Needed time out be­tween ca­reers dur­ing a ca­reer change. Which projects have you been in­volved with re­cently?: Cheshire East Coun­cil early in­ter­ven­tion providers event. What do you en­joy most about do­ing this?: Mak­ing a dif­fer­ence to the com­mu­nity. What is your favourite place in Mac­cles­field?: Mac­cles­field For­est. Ideally how would you spend ev­ery day?: Sur­rounded by coun­try­side, hik­ing and mo­tor­bik­ing. What was the best hol­i­day you have been on?: Vis­it­ing friends in Nor­way. If money were no ob­ject what would you do?: Start a self-suf­fi­cient com­mu­nity based on peace on earth with an an­i­mal sanctuary. What one piece of ad­vice would you give?: Stay true to who you are. What was your first job?: Pulling clay pi­geon traps. What is on your CD / MP3 player?: Tab Ban­iot. What is your favourite TV show?: Prison Break. What are you read­ing at the mo­ment?: James Her­bert, 48. What is your big­gest in­spi­ra­tion?: Mother Na­ture. Who would you like to invite to din­ner?: Sue Pol­lard and Ben Fogle. If you would like to vol­un­teer for Brid­gend Cen­tre, call: 01625 576311 or email info@brid­gend­cen­ uk For more in­for­ma­tion visit www.brid­gend­cen­tre. Find us on Face­book and Twit­ter @brid­gend­cen­tre

Vol­un­teer Karen Jones

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