News: Organisations

Involving volunteers in this most unusual of festive seasons

30th November 2020

Lots of people get the volunteering urge in the run-up to Christmas, from the desire to teach their children that there is more to...

Trustee Diversity Matters 

2nd November 2020

The diversity of trustees, or charity board members, tends not to reflect the demographics of the communities they operate in. Many charities recruit informally...

Got an idea for a group or club?

14th July 2020

There is a great opportunity emerging from the RBK Library Service. They are inviting individuals and groups to use their library spaces to share...

Volunteers’ Week 2020 round-up

8th June 2020

That’s a wrap! We’ve come to the end of another amazing Volunteers’ Week. It may have taken on a different format to our usual...

The ‘new normal’ for National Volunteers’ Week 

5th June 2020

National Volunteering Week has become as much of an annual mainstay of my year as Christmas and Yorkshire Day. I had become used to the three months...