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What volunteering a couple of hours a week can achieve

This week is Volunteers’ Week, an annual campaign that celebrates the incredible impact of millions of volunteers across the UK. As a third sector person I’ve been well aware of the importance of volunteering for a long time, having read endless press releases and… 540 more words

Cycling Chit Chat

Volunteers - not in it for the money

June 1-7 is Volunteers’ Week and as I started volunteering this year, I thought it was about time I updated my blog and told you about my experiences as a volunteer. 492 more words

Lichfield Canal

Mga Batang Bayani

YOLANDA – Everyone was surprised at the devastation wrought by this typhoon when it hit the Philippines late 2013. From Manila, I felt helpless when I saw how Yolanda swept through the Visayan region and its dreadful aftermath. 996 more words


Makinabang Tayo

I liked today’s meetup. It felt like I had a bucket and was just catching all the information raining down from heaven. You see folks, I am studying disasters myself and would not pass up on the opportunity to hear from a person with first hand experience. 540 more words


International Coastal Cleanup - How you can help make a difference!

Last September 27, 2014, we arrived at around 6:30am to get a head start on the activities. Various corporations, NGOs and volunteer groups were present at different points along the Las Pinas-Paranaque Critical Habitat and Ecotourism Area (LPPCHEA) for the International Coastal Cleanup. 235 more words


Winning Smiles

One fine day while accessing Facebook I came across a post asking people to volunteer for a social cause, distribute sandwiches and bring smiles on the faces of people in need. 1,116 more words


Simple sandwiches and priceless smiles!

By Dr. Neha Sharma

On 4th October, my friends and I had a wonderful time at Sarthak Prayuas NGO centre at Azadpur, New Delhi. Six of us spend an afternoon at this centre with close to 25-30 students along with their teacher, Ms Archana. 351 more words