Entries by Jenny Finnegan

A Volunteer’s User Guide to Do-It  

**Whilst you don’t need to create an account to browse, you will need to do so and be logged in to register for any roles you might find of interest** How to create an individual account You will need to sign up as an individual before registering your interest in a role. Here are the […]

Why should young people volunteer?

Many young people struggle with planning their future with the pressures of society and even close friends and family. With so many jobs requiring skills and experiences that you can’t get without having the job first. Looking into volunteering is a great way to develop your skills and get you the much needed experiences required. […]

Celebrating Small Charity Week

We celebrated #ILoveSmallCharities day during Small Charity Week with cream tea party to thank the small charities in Buckinghamshire and celebrate all of their hard work in the community. See all of the photos on Flickr. Below are some short interviews with the charities who attended: Chilterns MS Centre Which areas do you cover: Herts, […]

Volunteer Voices – new interviews

We think that Volunteering is great, but don’t just take our word for it…. Read about what makes volunteering so rewarding for some of the people who give their time and talent to Bucks’ organisations. We have new interviews in our volunteer voices page. Aylesbury Citizens Advice    Name: Kim Edwards Your volunteer role: Gateway Assessor/Level […]

Celebratory events to be hosted by local charities in Buckinghamshire for Volunteers Week 2016

Volunteers’ Week 1-12 June 2016 Celebratory events to be hosted by local charities in Bucks As part of the Volunteers’ Week “Big Celebrations” 1-12 June 2016, Buckinghamshire based charities are hosting a number of events to celebrate the support and services provided by their’ volunteers.  If you are considering volunteering, please contact the organiser or […]

Fairs in Buckinghamshire during Volunteers Week 2016

Volunteers’ Week 1-12 June 2016 Celebrating and promoting volunteering in Bucks –  Local fairs to help address national shortage of volunteers  – Community Events This year, Volunteers Week has been extended to run from 1–12 June. Community Impact Bucks (CIB) will be holding a Volunteer Fair on 9th June from 10am – 2pm at St. […]