What’s in it for you: Volunteering

In recognition of #StudentVolunteeringWeek, I thought it would be timely to mention the benefits of being involved in volunteering, whether that's at your local charity shop, scout group, animal centre or something different entirely! When this post goes live, I'll be at a UK Youth Voice residential, volunteering my time to participate in training to … Continue reading What’s in it for you: Volunteering

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Xmas Blogging- Day 12- 2017#iwill ambassador Spotlight

As the #iwill campaign have been doing #iwillAdvent on their twitter account, I thought it would be the right time to write another post about youth social action and volunteering! This time though I would like to showcase 12 of this year's ambassadors for their fantastic work and commitment to their communities. So as an … Continue reading Xmas Blogging- Day 12- 2017#iwill ambassador Spotlight

It’s #iwillWeek! It’s time to share #YouthSocialAction stories!

The #iwill campaign promotes youth social action, particularly between the ages of 10 and 20 years olds. This includes volunteering, campaigning and fundraising , which creates a double benefit. Last November, I became one of 50 #iwill ambassadors for 2015 and what a time it has been promoting what I love all year and taking … Continue reading It’s #iwillWeek! It’s time to share #YouthSocialAction stories!

Brief intro to the #iwill campaign

In November, I became an #iwill ambassador and part of my role is to promote youth social action between 10-20yrs. The #iwill campaign is coordinated by charity Step Up To Serve and it has cross party support. I was invited to a special event for the launch of the 50 #iwill ambassadors, where Susanna Reid, … Continue reading Brief intro to the #iwill campaign