TIME TO CELEBRATE

Volunteers' Week is a chance to celebrate and say thank you for the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK.

It takes place 1-7 June every year and is an opportunity to celebrate volunteering in all its diversity.

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What's going on?

Volunteering stories

How a rainy day led to a volunteering opportunity at the Museum of London

Friday 7th June

It was a rainy day, in an otherwise dry Autumn,...

Helping children play at Derbyshire Toy Library

Friday 7th June

I moved to Belper seven years ago. At the time...

Good gadgets and great volunteers at Kirklees Visual Impairment Network

Friday 7th June

My name is Sam, I am a single parent and...

DOWNLOADABLE RESOURCES

TO MAKE YOUR VOLUNTEERS' WEEK A SUCCESS

From posters to press release templates, here's everything you need for a great Volunteers' Week.

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What you say about Volunteers' Week

This is your chance to say thank you, in a different way, to your volunteers

Shelley Hart, CEO of Havering Volunteer Centre

Volunteers’ Week reminds us all to take the time to say thank you to the millions of volunteers who give their time to improve the lives of their friends and neighbours. From trustees to fundraisers and mentors to befrienders, thank you all for making our communities a happier place to be.

Debbie Weekes-Bernard, Deputy Mayor for Social Mobility, Social Integration and Community Engagement

Upcoming events

26
Jun

Volunteer Thank you Party

Please join us in celebrating the accomplishments and contributions of all our volunteers who have donated over 11,000 hours of...

Wednesday 26th June
Pop Brixton
Private Event
27
Jun

Remap Awards 2019

We are looking forward to celebrating the ingenuity and success of our volunteers, who custom-make equipment to help disabled people...

Thursday 27th June
NCVO
Private Event
29
Jun

Communigrow Taster Session

We are celebrating our volunteers! Do you want to make a positive environmental change that supports your community? Do you want...

Saturday 29th June
Communigrow Field
Open to the public