...the latest from Volunteer Scotland

12 February 2020

We’re sorry to share the sad news that Liz Burns founder and first CEO of Volunteer Development Scotland (now Volunteer Scotland) has died.

7 February 2020
News, 2020, February

Student Volunteering Week 2020 runs from 10th - 16th February. This is the 19th year that Student Volunteering Week is taking place.

13 January 2020
News, 2020, January

Don't miss your chance to attend the Volunteering for all expo “the evidence sessions” hosted by Volunteer Scotland at the Gathering 2020. Find out more >

20 December 2019
News, August, 2018

View the latest from 'Our Newsletter' in this roundup of 2019 from Volunteer Scotland.

1 December 2019
News, 2019, December

International Volunteer Day (IVD), 5 December, is an opportunity for us all to promote volunteerism, encourage governments to support volunteer efforts and recognise volunteer contributions to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at local, national and international levels.

18 November 2019
News, August, 2018

St Andrew’s Day is an opportunity for those living in Scotland to come together to celebrate some of the shared values that unite us.

15 November 2019
News, November, 2019

We’re celebrating the #PowerOfYouth this #iwillWeek from the 18-24 November 2019 – join us!

5 November 2019
News, August, 2018

Volunteering must adapt now if it's to be fit for the future, according to a major new report by Volunteer Scotland and the Scottish Volunteering Forum launched today. (5th November)

24 October 2019
News, August, 2018

On Thursday 24 October, Dumfries and Galloway Befriending Project (DGBP) were presented with the prestigious IiV award by Elaine Murray, Leader of the Council, at their office in Bank Street, Dumfries.

14 October 2019
News, August, 2018

Every year, Befriending Week is celebrated from 1-7 November and putting a spotlight on ‘Health and Wellbeing’ is this year’s theme.