Volunteering News

The Union's home for volunteering news and updates, hints and tips about making the most of your volunteering time and updates on local volunteering opportunities

How to Find the Right Volunteering Opportunity for You
Volunteers litter picking outside

Whilst it can be daunting looking at all the opportunities at your fingertips, it doesn’t have to be that way. Here are a few tips to find the right opportunity for you.

How to Get Involved in Volunteering
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There are so many ways to get involved and gain some volunteering work experience. In today’s article, we’ll look at some local and national examples of organisations that you can volunteer with and make the most of any spare time you might have.

Why Should you consider volunteering?

There are so many benefits to volunteering, and in this quick read, we’ll explore a couple of excellent benefits and reasons to consider volunteering.

What is Student Volunteering Week?
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This week is the Student Volunteering Network’s (SVN) “Student Volunteering Week” (Try saying that 5 times), and during this week, we’ll be looking at some useful tips and tricks to prepare you for any future volunteering you may wish to do. We’ll also be showing you some great local and national organisations that offer loads of volunteering opportunities.

Student Volunteering Week : What is it?
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What is Student Volunteering Week?

Intro To Volunteering
Group of volunteers sitting on the grass

How to get involved in volunteering

We Are All Mad (Making a Difference) - Feb 2022

Celebrating the recent success of your HFC Society, and a round up of ways to do good in your community!

Volunteer In The Spotlight - Jared Darcy

Volunteer in the spotlight - Jared Darcy and the Great Green Gathering

Volunteering - Jasmine making Wild Staffs a reality
Jasmine - Student

We speak to students who helped secure funding to help make Staffs Uni more Sustainable.


Volunteering Opportunities

Check out the latest volunteering opportunities that have been shared with us


Don't forget to keep your volunteering profile up to date with all of the great work that you have done, so that your hours of committment can be recognised in your Higher Education Achievement Report.