Category Archives: Volunteering stories

Positive stories of volunteering

If I ever need to feel positive about the impact volunteers can have, I go to the VSO website and read the “life-changing stories” section. I worked for VSO for nearly 6 years and during that time I was responsible … Continue reading

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Positive stories from volunteering in Ghana

Through my job at Oxford University Alumni Office, I have been promoting an alumni volunteering programme run by Yale University which Oxford alumni can also join.  I’ve received some amazing feedback from volunteers who went on one of the Yale … Continue reading

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Blog about a bad experience volunteering in Nepal

This blog article has been widely reposted and caused a great deal of discussion on responsible volunteering. I’m sure Rachel didn’t expect this kind of exposure when she wrote it but I really respect the fact she was honest about … Continue reading

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