Over the last year we have supported 1112 volunteers to achieving their personal and professional goals through our ambitious training programme, providing access to employment opportunities and improving their experiences so that we can make a real difference.

Here’s an infographic of the things we’re most proud of...

Volunteer report infographic

Looking to the future

In 2017/18 we aim to:

  • Engage 1,000 volunteers
  • Streamline our volunteering activity across the Group, enhancing our IT systems and reporting processes
  • Evaluate the impact of the volunteers’ programme on volunteers and the communities we serve
  • Formalise personal and professional development opportunities for volunteers to ensure their expectations are met and exceeded
  • Launch our first business volunteer strategy to engage corporate partners in volunteering