Volunteering stories

Due to the ongoing coronavirus situation, we're not hosting volunteering stories for Volunteers' Week 2020.

Fact file: Liverpool FC Foundation volunteer

Wednesday 6th June

Why did you join the LFC Foundation/Liverpool John Moores University...

Picture of Holly O'Shea

Top six moments of My City Year Journey: Holly O’Shea

Tuesday 5th June

City Year UK is a youth social action charity which...

Picture of Ella smiling and wearing a t-shirt with the #iwill logo on

Ella’s Story – #iwill Ambassador

Tuesday 5th June

Hi, my name is Ella, I’m 11 years old, and...

Chloe Stables

Too busy to volunteer? How combining parenting and trusteeship worked for me.

Monday 4th June

Most people expect that when you become a parent for...

Christine McKenzie, visitor's centre volunteer at the Norfolk & Norwich Hospital

Volunteering with a disability

Monday 4th June

I had been volunteering at the visitor’s centre in a...

A view of the Tarr Steps stone clapper bridge over the river Barle in Somerset, which dates from the medieval period.

Preserving our historical environment

Sunday 3rd June

I have been a volunteer for Historic England National Archive...

Remap engineer, local group chair and trustee

Sunday 3rd June

I’ve always had an interest in all things technical/engineering. It...

The First Step to volunteering

Saturday 2nd June

I left work nearly four years ago after 28 years...

Giving back

Saturday 2nd June

Keech Hospice Care is part of my life now. I...