I Want to Volunteer

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We believe in the power of people to change the world around them and the huge impact that they can have on the lives of others. Volunteering gives us the chance to make a difference and create a better life for others. It also offers the perfect opportunity for us to learn new skills, make new friends and experience new things.

Crucially volunteering can be a life-enhancing experience for both the volunteer and those being helped. This is the place to explore the diverse and exciting world of volunteering; to search for opportunities and hear real-life stories about what makes being a volunteer so great. We hope you’re inspired. Life is short – do stuff that matters!

To find a general volunteering opportunity perfect for you, browse the latest Do-it roles below or, if you have a specialist skill to offer or want to be a trustee, have a look at the latest opportunities listed with Reach Volunteering. Or browse all Do-it roles here, and all Reach roles here.

This guide will show you how to set up a Do-it account. Additional support from Do-it.

Latest Volunteering Opportunities from Do-It

Volunteering Opportunities from Do-it

People Training Officer
St John Ambulance1
Buckinghamshire, HP20 1HR

No one should die because they needed first aid and didn’t get it. St John Ambulance teaches people first aid so they can be the difference between life and death, and you can help us do this. As a People Training Officer you will, working within a team with the… Read more


Local ambassadors required for children's charity
Society for Mucopolysaccharide Diseases (MPS Society)
Buckinghamshire, AL6 9BJ and others

Set up 35 years ago around a kitchen table the MPS Society is the only national charity in the UK that provides support and expertise to over 1,500 children, young adults and families who are affected by 25 -rare MPS diseases. The MPS and related diseases are cruel, genetic diseases… Read more


Creative photographer
Lymphoma Action
Buckinghamshire, OX1 4AQ and others

We're looking for a volunteer photographer to bring expertise, skills and experience to support us in building our photo library by capturing high quality images for promotional use on our website, social media and marketing materials. This will really help us showcase our activities and the impact we make across… Read more


District Youth Officer
St John Ambulance1
Buckinghamshire, HP20 1HR

No one should die because they needed first aid and didn’t get it. St John Ambulance teaches people first aid so they can be the difference between life and death, and you can help us do this. Read more


Ridgeway history research volunteer
The Ridgeway and Thames Path National Trails
Buckinghamshire, OX1 4AQ and others

Follow in the footsteps of historians such as Tony Robinson to produce a timeline of The Ridgeway’s history for the enjoyment of thousands of people who visit the trail each year. The Ridgeway is often called the ‘oldest road in Britain’ and recently featured in Tony Robinson’s Channel 4 series… Read more


Home Library Service Volunteer
Buckinghamshire Home Library Service
Buckinghamshire, HP8 4RG and others

We are looking for volunteers to help us to deliver library resources to housebound customers homes across Buckinghamshire. As well as making sure that our clients can still get access to books and other resources you will also get the chance to befriend our clients and make a real difference… Read more


Volunteer Gardener
Vana Trust Organic Farm
Buckinghamshire, HP18 9XZ

Joining a friendly team you will assist in maintaining the grounds. You will help with a range of gardening tasks including; mowing, edging, pruning and weeding Read more


Sports Superstar
WheelPower
Buckinghamshire, HP22 6PQ

WheelPower transform the lives of disabled children, adults and newly paralysed patients through sport. Every year we host a comprehensive sports programme that introduces children to sport and engages adults and newly paralysed patients to find ways of staying active. Throughout 2018 WheelPower supported over 62,000 disabled people around the… Read more


Fundraising Superstar
WheelPower
Buckinghamshire, HP22 6PQ

WheelPower host fundraising events throughout the year that give perfect opportunities to volunteer! From marshalling at our annual Tour de Vale cycle ride, to supporting the sports team at our sports camps and events. There is something for everyone and plenty of opportunities to get involved in. Read more


Sighted Guide
Guide Dogs Berks, Bucks, Oxon, Surrey and West Sussex
Buckinghamshire, RH10 1FG and others

My Guide is a service that enables people with sight loss to get out and about. The volunteer role of being a sighted guide, is to support a person with sight loss to safely navigate the environment, building self-confidence and increasing social interaction; whilst maintaining dignity and promoting independence. A… Read more


 

Latest Specialist Skilled Volunteering Opportunities from Reach

Latest Trustee Opportunities from Reach

Case Studies

Bucks Mind: Trustee Recruitment

Buckinghamshire Mind is an independent charity working to support and represent people with mental health needs in the local community. It’s run by local people for local people but is affiliated to National Mind.

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Lesley Davies, Trustee, Community Impact Bucks

Lesley has been a trustee with CIB since 2017. She is an experienced People Director with a track record of achieving results at Board level in both a business and not-for-profit capacity.

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CPRE Buckinghamshire, Trustee Recruitment

CPRE Buckinghamshire is dedicated to the protection of the local countryside and its wildlife.

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