VCB's Latest Newsletter


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Issue 19
 

The latest volunteering opportunities and news from the Scottish Borders and beyond
 

Volunteer Centre Borders is the first point of contact for volunteering advice, information and support in the Scottish Borders. We work with a range of partners to ensure volunteering is recognised as being integral to the area's community planning and development.

 

MERRY CHRISTMAS & A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM ALL OF US AT VOLUNTEER CENTRE BORDERS!

THE OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED FROM FRIDAY 22ND DECEMBER UNTIL MONDAY 8TH JANUARY 2018 

 

One of Volunteer Centre Borders' main aims is to highlight the impact volunteering has, for and on, individuals, organisations and local communities. VCB is looking to appoint a Communications Officer to present our work in different ways so its impact can be easily accessible and understood. 

 
VCB Youth Volunteering Development Officer Stephanie Logan (aka WonderWoman) says volunteers are the world's real Superheroes.
 

Volunteer managers are inherently nice, but that has to be balanced with an assertive streak.
 

We have made it even easier for you to search for that perfect volunteering role.
 

Don't know what you are looking for - let us inspire you or...
...get in touchfor a chat!
 

Peebles & District Citizens Advice Bureau has received a prestigious award in recognition of its support for its huge team of volunteers.

 

Some of the best resources for volunteer management as well as some helpful 'top tips'.
 

Our Ambassadors are helping embed a volunteering culture in High Schools across the Scottish Borders.
 

A new course aims to provide an introduction to the world of work for adults (16+yrs, post school) who are further away from the job market and who may need some extra time and support to develop their employability.