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Help the Hospice – Flexible Team Offer!

If you are a company trying to organize a volunteering day for your staff – here’s a great offer that can be done anytime during the year! The Prince and Princess of Wales Hospice is seeking teams of volunteers to help them sort out donations in their warehouse. By volunteering your business, you will be […]

The Smarter Volunteer Manager (SVM) Programme; February – March 2022

Learn to engage smarter with potential & current volunteers.

A Wellbeing Economy, Volunteering and the Promise

In a stimulating and challenging presentation to the Volunteer Glasgow AGM, Jimmy Paul from the Wellbeing Economy Alliance explained what the Wellbeing Economy means, and its implications for volunteering generally and for Volunteer Glasgow in particular. Quoting Kirsty Flannigan of LCDT Jimmy explained vividly some of the things a Wellbeing Economy means: “It is when […]

Engagement & Inclusion E-bulletin 17th November

Our new E-bulletin is aimed at organisations who are working with groups and individuals who might benefit from volunteering. Our intention is to keep you up to date with our latest news and developments. If you have anything you would like us to include, please contact emma.mclean@volunteerglasgow.org Latest Service Developments Last month Volunteer Glasgow said […]

The Smarter Volunteer Manager (SVM) Programme; November – December 2021

Learn to engage smarter with potential & current volunteers.

The Impact of Training & Networking – Karlean Bourne

We spoke to Karlean Bourne, Front of House Manager at Glasgow Film Theatre and Glasgow Film Festival, shares her experience of Volunteer Glasgow’s Organisation Support services with a focus on the Smarter Volunteer Managers Training Programme. You can find the full transcript of the interview below: My name is Karlean Marie Bourne and I am the volunteer […]

Engagement & Inclusion E-bulletin 1st October

Welcome to our brand new E-bulletin for organisations working with groups and individuals who might benefit from volunteering, keeping you informed with our latest news and developments. If you have anything you would like us to include, please contact emma.mclean@volunteerglasgow.org Latest service developments Last month we began offering a brand new virtual drop-in for individuals […]

Volunteering during the Covid-19 pandemic

Winter: getting through it together. What you should know

Impact of Funding Decisions

An update on our services, office move, Games for Good, AGM and getting through the Winter together.

Impact of Council funding decisions

Like many other third sector organisations in the city, we are expecting delayed decisions very soon from the Council on grant funding for services from 1st October onwards.
Although our Befriending & Mentoring Services will be unaffected, if you use (or have an interest in) our Volunteering Services, we’ve provided an update for you on the status of all our services and a summary of the potential impact should the Council reduce grant support for Volunteer Glasgow.

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