City Hosts

CITY HOSTS
VOLUNTEER PROGRAMME

Our reign as UK City of Culture 2021 began in May. With over 100 events planned for the rest of 2022, our City Hosts are a huge help in delivering our events.

Applications are now closed for 2022.

Contact Us

For any questions about the City Host programme:

02476 998 221 - option 6

[email protected]

City Host Case Studies

 

Image showing Asha Bhuiyan standing. The text alongside reads: Read how Asha has enhanced skills that will help after graduation. Case StudyImage showing City Host Asha Bhuiyan standing. The text alongside her reads: Read how Asha has enhanced skills that will help after graduation. Case Study

 

Image showing Bill and Linda Kelly standing together. The text alongside reads: Husband and wife Bill and Linda wanted to be 'part of it' together.Image showing Bill and Linda Kelly standing together. The text alongside reads: Husband and wife Bill and Linda wanted to be 'part of it' together.

Image of City Host Candis Ibberson smiling at the camera. The text alongside her reads: Candis is proud of who she's become since being a City Host. Case Study

Image of City Host Candis Ibberson smiling at the camera. The text alongside her reads: Candis is proud of who she's become since being a City Host. Case Study

Image shows Ian Oakley & Jayne Townley sitting on mobility scooters side by side. The text alongside them reads: Ian and Jayne met as City Hosts and haven't looked back. Case Study

Image shows Ian Oakley & Jayne Townley sitting on mobility scooters side by side. The text alongside them reads: Ian and Jayne met as City Hosts and haven't looked back. Case Study

Image of City Host Lawrence Storey smiling at the camera. The text alongside him reads: Lawrence explains how being a City Host inspired a career change and changed his life for the better. Case Study

Image of City Host Terrie Regan standing. The text alongside her reads: Terrie is proud to call Coventry her hometown. Case Study


Image of City Host Conor smiling at the camera. The text alongside him reads: Conor has made memories that will last a lifetime.

Image of City Host Gill Yardley smiling at the camera. The text alongside her reads: Since retiring, Gill wants to get out and meet others. Case Study


Image of City Host Gurpreet smiling at the camera. The text alongside her reads: Read how being a City Host has improved Gurpreet's employment prospects and mental health.


Image of City Host Emma smiling at the camera. The text alongside her reads: Emma explains how volunteering led to her securing a paid job.

Image of City Host Nelly smiling at the camera. The text alongside her reads: Nelly loves volunteering to give something back.


Image of City Host Mary smiling at the camera. The text alongside her reads: Mary received a warm welcome when she moved to Coventry and wants to do the same for visitors.

Volunteer Pioneers

Vijay

Image: A woman, Vijay, standing with Holy Trinity Church Spire in the background.

Image: A woman, Vijay, standing with Holy Trinity Church Spire in the background. 

Dennis

Image: A man, Dennis, stood in front of Lychgate cottages.

Image: A man, Dennis, stood in front of Lychgate cottages.

Devina

mage: A woman, Devina, stands in front of FarGo Village.

Image: A woman, Devina, stands in front of FarGo Village.