Read our blog posts around Standards, including Investors in Volunteers... 

18 February 2019
Blog, For Organisations, 2019, February, George Thomson, Standards, Practice

Volunteer Scotland CEO, George Thomson, previews the launch of the new Volunteer Charter

27 November 2017
Blog, Standards, For Organisations, 2017, November, Jessica Lightfoot

Here’s some fantastic news for anyone involved in employer supported volunteering – volunteering through work has been shown to have a positive impact on individual wellbeing.

5 May 2015
Jessica Lightfoot, Blog, Standards, 2015, May, For Organisations

Last Autumn I completed the training to be an assessor for Investing in Volunteers (IiV). Since starting at Volunteer Scotland I’ve learned that IiV is a great way for organisations to develop their volunteer management practice, celebrate volunteering within their organisation...

30 January 2015
Blog, Anne Hislop, 2015, January, Standards, For Organisations

When I ask people to think about volunteering and what volunteers do, the tendency is sometimes to think about the more traditional roles; the charity shops, fundraising or after school clubs...