Volunteering stories

Volunteering at Rainham Hall – two perspectives

Wednesday 13th March

Jesse Lock, Community Gardener We have a volunteer, Brigitte, who...

The 'Take One, Leave One' rail near Exmouth Market

How ‘Take One, Leave One’ Inspired a Community

Wednesday 6th March

As snow and freezing temperatures hit Britain in January, myself...

Blackpool Social Care Volunteers Service

Thursday 7th June

Maggie first applied to be a volunteer with Blackpool Council...

Fifty years of volunteering with Contact the Elderly

Thursday 7th June

I first found out about the work of Contact the...

Anna Jackson, Coaching UK

Wednesday 6th June

I have now been playing and coaching for 20 years...

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...