Bruce Davenport, Lecturer at Newcastle University, is running a small research project looking at volunteer behaviours post-lockdown and needs the help of volunteer managers.
Make Your Mark has published an Inclusive Volunteering Toolkit as part of Scotland’s Volunteering Action Plan.
Speakers from HMS Unicorn talked with our Volunteer Organisers Network about developing the philosophy behind their “WaveMakers” volunteer programme.
Experts from Volunteer Glasgow talked with our Volunteer Organisers Network about supporting volunteers who claim UK welfare benefits.
Speakers from across Scotland’s archive sector talked with our Volunteer Organisers Network about the benefits of engaging volunteers and how to make volunteer opportunities accessible.
The Make Your Mark in Volunteering campaign has received a Heritage Fund grant of £142,722 to support everyone in Scotland to volunteer with historical, cultural and nature organisations.
Make Your Mark is inviting volunteer-involving heritage organisations in Scotland to fill out a survey to get a clearer picture of volunteering within Scotland’s heritage sector.
In this case study, discover how NatureScot is supporting a diverse range of volunteers to live on-site at nature reserves for an extended period of time whilst completing volunteering roles.
We hosted a half-day mini-conference about how increase the socioeconomic diversity of heritage volunteers.
We hosted a half-day mini-conference about how to make natural heritage volunteer opportunities more inclusive.