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From a few spare hours to years of dedication, over 22,000 volunteers of all ages and backgrounds are helping to lift lives for good. But giving up your free time is only a part of the story, as these inspiring volunteers show.

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Latest volunteering blogs

MMORGy Christmas with Runescape and Oxfam

Players of the world's largest free MMORPG (massively multiplayer online role-playing game) are donating in-game to Oxfam this December.

Stewarding Friday Update 12 December 2014

Hi everyone, Brrr it's cold out there - hope lots of you are keeping warm in a Festivals Team hoody? Last week started with a team trip to London for the UK Festival Awards Conference. We went for the day session, which involved... Read more

DEC Scotland Welcomes £200,000 Scottish Government Donation to Ebola Crisis Appeal

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon announces support for DEC Ebola Crisis Appeal The Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) in Scotland has warmly welcomed a donation of £200,000 from the Scottish Government to the DEC Ebola Crisis... Read more