Laura Casas shares her thoughts on the true motivations of many volunteers and the non-profit organisations hosting them.
Denmark’s second largest city will live a 2017 full of activities as the European Capital of Culture while it prepares to take over from Sligo. Let’s find out how volunteering is in this Northern European city.
Many solidarity initiatives have started in oncology wards, here are a few of them!
The excitement at starting a new project, the nostalgia for projects that come to an end and the stamina to continue volunteering and enjoying it. All of this and a little more in this article by Joan Rosinach.
Susan J. Ellis explains rights and obligations that volunteers should comply with. Want to know more about it?
From Fundació Estany they tell us about DansCapacitats, an inclusive dance project bringing together people with and without disabilities.
Helping to disseminate campaigns, signing petitions, translating, giving advice to associations…there are a number of ways you can collaborate with non-profit organisations from home.
The Irish municipality will take over from London (2016) after beating six other candidates. The volunteering capital in 2018 will be Aarhus.
The director of National Coordinating Body of Volunteer Support Centres in Italy (CSVnet) shared with us his point of view on the Third Sector reform passed in May 2016.
Neighbourly is a social network that connects charities and community projects with local businesses and individuals in the United Kingdom. We talked with Beth Calverley about her experience as part of this organisation.
Roger Buch brings us a game to celebrate volunteering. Want to play?
Volonteurope held its 25th Annual Conference in Nantes, focusing on the theme of “Apathy or Action: Young Europeans Take a Stand”.
What is Big Local and how does it work? Two members of the Local Trust team help us better understand this programme.
The World Volunteer Conference 2016 will take place in Mexico City from 7 to 10 November.
When I first started to volunteer at Big Local Revoelution just over two years ago, I was very timid and shy. Having social anxiety and bipolar disorder made me very isolated and I wouldn’t leave the house or even my bed for weeks at a time. From the first day I set foot in the Revoelution hub, I haven’t been away.
This is a special year for Shelter, 50 years since we were founded in 1966. From day one, we have campaigned passionately to ensure that everyone in this country has a safe, secure, affordable home. And from day one, research has been central to this.