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February Networking for Volunteer Managers

HAPPY NEW YEAR! Do you manage volunteers? Feel a bit isolated?  Need some advice – or want to share some?? Join us at one of our free Networking Mornings, the first for this year! You can choose from either : Tuesday 20th February or Thursday 22nd February from 9.30 – 12.30, at our office – […]

2017 Impact Report

A huge thank you to everyone that worked with us to achieve so much!

National recognition for adults volunteering?

Is there a need for a national scheme to better recognise everyone over the age of 25 that volunteers to support public and third sector organisations making Scotland fairer, healthier, and smarter?
And, if so, what should it look like?
Read our short, interim report on what people have told us and what we’re proposing to do next to make it a reality.

100,000 Saltire Awards for Scotland’s Young People

…a Legacy 2014 success story

Glasgow 2014: has there been a Legacy?

Recent report and associated headlines suggest we’ve failed collectively to capitalise on the success of volunteering at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games: this is what we think…

Ideas to help you achieve Volunteering Charter pledges

Be inspired by a number of examples of proven ways of creating and expanding volunteering in other organisations and of making opportunities more inclusive. Examples from CHAS, the NHS InS:PIRE programme, Glasgow Homelessness Network, Glasgow Life, Hidden Gardens and the Food Train include family volunteering, young people under 16, peer support/advocacy, equalities processes, achieving buy-in of volunteering across the organisation …

New DWP guidance on volunteering…

…for welfare benefits claimants published today! Brilliant news. This is a massive step forward, making it easier for people to volunteer, knowing where they stand.

First organisations receive Volunteering Charter Mark

Can your organisation also do more for your beneficiaries/community by involving more volunteers? More people are offering donations of time, skills, energy and expertise: you can harness their support!

Gathering Equality Data

The basics, best practice and useful ideas …

First organisations listed as Charter Signatories

and their pledges are very interesting…

Volunteer Glasgow is proud to be working with Glasgow 2018 European Championships
Glasgow 2018 European Championships logo
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