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Employer supported volunteering, or corporate volunteering, is growing in popularity in Ireland, with companies recognising their responsibilities to their stakeholders and the impact that they have on the local community through their Corporate Social Responsibility practices.

These companies recognise that a prosperous and healthy community benefits all who live and work there. Volunteering provides a great platform to engage staff with the non-profit community in Ireland, which can benefit the employee, employer and, of course, society.

Are you a Manager, or a team of employees interested in volunteering in your community, but don’t know how or where to start? In this section you will find a host of helpful guides and resources to help get you started.

If your company is new to volunteering, consider availing of Volunteer Ireland’s employee volunteering training and consultancy services, or let us coordinate your team volunteering event for you in our  ‘Team Impact Days' service. Team Impact Days is a service that matches teams of employees with not-for-profit groups for unique and meaningful community volunteer days. Suited to companies with limited internal resources to source and manage a team volunteering project and companies new to volunteering.

Why Should Your Company Volunteer?

​Help make a real difference with a charity or community group in your locality - a team of corporate volunteers can often...

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Team Impact Days

Volunteer Ireland’s Team Impact Days is a service that matches teams of employees with not-for-profit groups for unique and...

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Case Studies

In search of inspiration? Check out some examples of Irish companies who are makinga positive impact in their community through employer supported volunteering.

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Resources

Helpful guides and information about employer supported volunteering and how your company can start making a difference.

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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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