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Volunteering Matters, our volunteers, staff and programmes regularly feature in the national and regional media.

Support our ‘Change for Change’ appeal this #GivingTuesday

For #GivingTuesday we are running a fundraising campaign called ‘Change for Change’ – by giving something up for a short while – life coffee or wine – and donating the spare change to our youth social action volunteering, you will support our young volunteers to make the changes they need in their communities.

Our new Chief Executive

We’re pleased to announce that with the help of our volunteers we have recruited Paul Reddish as our new Chief Executive, who joins us from ProjectScotland.

Oonagh Aitken

Oonagh Aitken interviewed on BBC Radio London Drivetime

On the day that Royal Voluntary Service announced a partnership with Help Force to double the number of volunteers in the NHS by 2021, BBC Radio London dedicated the first hour of their Drivetime show to discussing volunteering.

Jess former FTV dream job

Full-Time Volunteer interviewed by the Daily Mirror

Former Full-Time Volunteer, Jess, was interviewed by the Daily Mirror last month about how her volunteering role led to her dream job. Previously unsure about the route she wanted to pursue with her career, Jess tuned to volunteering to to discover more about her likes and dislikes.