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Press Releases from 2013

Volunteer Ireland and the INOU calls for removal of barriers for unemployed people to volunteer (25th Sep 2013)

  Volunteer Ireland and the Irish National Organisation of the Unemployed are calling on the Government to reduce...

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Search is on to find Ireland’s Volunteer of the Year (16th Sep 2013)

  People urged to nominate local heroes The search is on to find Ireland’s Volunteer of the Year with the launch of the...

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Celebrate Nelson Mandela’s 95th Birthday by Volunteering (17th Jul 2013)

Celebrate Nelson Mandela’s 95th Birthday by Volunteering ‘Mandela Day’ calls for people around the world to volunteer 67...

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Gathering Volunteer Ambassadors provide a warm Irish welcome this Summer (13th Jun 2013)

Volunteer Ireland and The Gathering seek volunteers for five locations across Ireland Visitors to some of Ireland’s...

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Volunteer Ireland encourages people to support their communities during National Volunteering Week (15th May 2013)

  ‘I-VOL’, a new National Database of Volunteering Opportunities launched for Volunteering Week As National...

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Call to Action for National Volunteering Week (30th Apr 2013)

Volunteer Ireland is calling on people across the country to make a positive difference in their community by getting...

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Voluntary Sector Leaders Call For Investment in National Vetting Bureau (23rd Jan 2013)

NATIONAL VETTING BUREAU ACT COULD INCREASE WAITING TIMES AND ACT AS A ‘BARRIER TO VOLUNTEERING’ A group of voluntary...

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2012 Was a Record Year for Volunteering (3rd Jan 2013)

  VOLUNTEERS CLOCK UP OVER 465,000 VOLUNTARY HOURS IN 2012 MAKE VOLUNTEERING A NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTION FOR 2013 - FIND A...

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A Day in the Life: Event Volunteers

Mark Cummins volunteered at the Dublin Bay Prawn Festival during St. Patrick's Weekend 2017.The day began in earnest with the volunteers...

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Posted Mar 21 by Amy Woods

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Celebrating International Volunteer Day!

International Volunteer Day is a global day that takes place every year on 5th December. It gives us a chance to recognise, thank and...

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Posted Nov 21 by Amy Woods
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