HOW DO TEMPO TIME CREDITS WORK?
People earn Tempo Time Credits by helping out in a community group or service that is part of the Tempo network. They use Tempo Time Credits on fun activities with friends and family, provided by our network of Recognition Partners.
WHO CAN GET INVOLVED?
Individuals can earn and use Tempo Time Credits. We believe everyone has something they can offer to their community. You can spend time doing fun activities with others or learn new skills – without spending money!
Businesses can sign up to accept Tempo Time Credits. You can attract new people who haven’t visited before and bring in new potential customers, build your reputation with our marketing, stand out from competitors and achieve CSR targets.
LOCAL AUTHORITIES, CCGs, HOUSING PROVIDERS, SERVICE PROVIDERS AND GRANT FUNDERS
Local authorities, CCGs, housing providers, service providers and grant funders can fund a Tempo Time Credits programme for their area or community. You can improve outcomes for public services and communities, grow volunteering and increase participation to achieve social outcomes, in line with local priorities
COMMUNITY GROUPS AND CHARITIES
Community groups and charities can sign up to use Tempo Time Credits with their volunteers. You can try an innovative way to attract, retain and thank volunteers, increase engagement in services and maximise community participation.
HOW DO PEOPLE EARN TEMPO TIME CREDITS?
Tempo Time Credits can be earned in any community group, service or organisation that has joined the Tempo network. They can be earned for any activity where someone is voluntarily giving their time to support other people or contribute to their local community.
Examples of ways people earn Tempo Time Credits include:
– Befriending, peer support and buddying
– Sharing skills or experiences to improve or design services
– Helping maintain or improve outdoor spaces
– Supporting and setting up community groups
– Helping run services or activities, such as helping in a café or leading an art class
Community group or services receive Tempo Time Credits from Tempo when they sign up to the network, and then give them to their volunteers after they have done the activity.
To look for places to earn Tempo Time Credits visit www.timecredits.com.
You can contact groups directly to volunteer with them.
OUR NETWORK OF RECOGNITION PARTNERS
Tempo Time Credits can be used on a wide range of activities with Tempo’s network of reward partners. You can use Tempo Time Credits at any of our venues across the UK, no matter where they were earned.
Examples of ways people use Tempo Time Credits include:
– Going to an art gallery or the theatre
– Visiting a historical venue
– Completing a training course
– Attending yoga or fitness classes
– Having spa or beauty treatments
– Going swimming or to the gym
– Going to sporting or music events
To see the full list of places to use Tempo Time Credits and any booking requirements visit www.tempotimecredits.org.
Contact the Tempo team with any queries you have and we will respond asap.