Please find below the latest news from our members:

Volunteering Safely During COVID-19
30/03/2020 - Volunteering Safely During COVID-19

Anti-Racism Workshops with ALIVE at NUI Galway
17/07/2020 - Following up from our first workshop the conversations continue!

COVID-19: Information and Resources for the Community and Voluntary Sector on Reopening
02/07/2020 - Information and Resources for the Community and Voluntary Sector on Reopening

UCD Community Engagement During COVID-19
24/06/2020 - Please see below for some articles of the amazing work being done by members of the UCD community!

Student Opportunities Festival 29th June - 5th July
16/06/2020 - A free, online conference for the people in student media, fundraising, volunteering, societies and sport.

Student Volunteering Working Group statement of commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion in all areas of work
12/06/2020 - The Student Volunteering Working Group would like to publicly reaffirm our commitment in elevating equality and inclusion for all student volunteers.

Your Parish Church Needs YOU!
11/06/2020 - Great volunteering opportunity to get involved with local community

Community Partner Survey
10/06/2020 - 4 Minutes - Short Survey

Student Volunteering During COVID-19
05/06/2020 - Student Volunteering During COVID-19

The Wheel Virtual Summit Series
05/06/2020 - Series of distinguished guests offered insights into the past, the present, and the future of the charity sector

UCD Volunteer Appreciation - COVID-19
01/06/2020 - UCD Alumni Volunteering, UCD Volunteers Overseas and UCD in the Community invited members of the UCD community to submit a 'thank you' note to volunteers

Tips and Templates from Volunteer Ireland on Volunteering
27/05/2020 - Now is a great time to get ready and make sure you have everything in place for your volunteers when you restart!

COV-AID Student Engagement Award 2020
26/05/2020 - Apply to a new Grant Award especially for student volunteers!

Make Summer 2020 Your Gaisce Summer
26/05/2020 - Achieve the national award medal and reach your goals!

23/05/2020 - A new once-off COVID-19 2020 PVA is available to all student volunteering on COVID19 volunteer initiatives

UL Student Volunteer Emilio Burke
20/05/2020 - 'I heard about the PVA through a friend in UL and thought it was a beneficial initiative. The PVA pushed me to get more involved in my community and further afield.'

UL Buddy Programme 20/21
19/05/2020 - Are you interested in becoming an UL buddy volunteer for the Autumn 2020 semester?

UL Student Volunteer Emer Kelly
19/05/2020 - 'I would encourage everyone and anyone to volunteer for something they are passionate about as it is such a rewarding feeling to help people in need!' 

UL Student Volunteer Jerome Gibson
18/05/2020 - 'St John Ambulance is an organisation that offers a wide range of opportunities in an environment where I can gain skills and experience in an area that I am passionate about.'

UL Student Aoife Noonan
15/05/2020 - 'This goes to show that you can volunteer or fundraise from anywhere at anytime even during a pandemic when the help is especially needed.'

UL Student Conor Walsh
14/05/2020 - 'I found my volunteering opportunity very rewarding as I felt that I had an almost direct impact helping with the students’ education.'

UL Student Volunteer Aisling Scanlon
12/05/2020 - 'It is important to help each other out during these times and a helping hand can make a big difference to many organisations and services.'

New COVID-19 Support Scheme for Community & Voluntary Organisations, Charities and Social Enterprises announced
10/05/2020 - Covid19 Scheme will help alleviate funding challenges faced by organisations most in need.

UL Student Volunteer Jane Doohan
01/05/2020 - 'I followed in the tradition of all the great women in my family and offered my services to The North Louth Hospice'

7 Tips for Assignment Success
29/04/2020 - Student Engagement & Success Unit at UL have compiled a number of tips for students

UL Student Volunteer Sarah Talty
29/04/2020 - 'We all have a bit more free time on our hands and it will be great to look back and realise we used this time to help make a difference.'

Community Call
17/04/2020 - A National Volunteer Initiative during COVID-19

Covid-19 Community related Funding
14/04/2020 - COVID-19 Community Based Funding Opportunities

Gaisce At Home
01/04/2020 - Extraordinary Times Call For Extraordinary Measures

Club Together - Calling University of Limerick Students
31/03/2020 - National Volunteer Initiative during COVID-19

Student Volunteering Report 2019
30/03/2020 - Student Volunteering Report 2019

COVID-19 quarantine information
24/03/2020 - Have a look at the COVID-19 quarantine information published by St. Charles County!

Courtyard Sleep Out
11/03/2020 - Protest with UL Student Life!

COVID - 19 Washing your hands correctly
10/03/2020 - Follow these steps to prevent the horrible corona virus from spreading!

How Volunteering is a Great Career Move for Students
06/03/2020 - 5 ways in which becoming a volunteer can help your career

The ALIVE Certificate Ceremony 2020
28/02/2020 - Presidential Award for Volunteering at NUI Galway

Exploring the European Solidarity Corps
13/02/2020 - What is like to volunteer across Europe? Beyond Europe? Come along and learn more!

ALIVE Certificate Ceremony- The President’s Award
10/02/2020 - ALIVE Certificate Ceremony- April 7th

SDGs and Exploring Global Financial Justice
05/02/2020 - ALIVE with Financial Justice Ireland Free Workshop for Students and Staff

Gaisce - 2020 meetup at NUI Galway
28/01/2020 - New Year and New Chance to Meet Michael D Higgins!

Sustainable Development Goals - Training Workshop
24/01/2020 - Sustainable Development Goals Training Workshop

Galway 2020 European Capital of Culture - Community Cast Performance
08/01/2020 - Now is your chance to be loud! Join the Community Cast Performance Opening Ceremony

Dublin Simon Community Care Package Appeal - Christmas 2019
20/12/2019 - In collaboration with Terenure Presentation Community College T.Y. students as part of their Localise volunteering programme, UCD ran the annual care package appeal for Dublin Simon.

ALIVE Welcome Workshops January 2020
16/12/2019 - Start the new year off with a bang!

UCD Community Engagement Report 2018-19 Launch
10/12/2019 - On Thursday, 5 December 2019, UCD in the Community were delighted to launch the UCD Community Engagement Report 2018-19.

Save the date - NUI GALWAY VOLUNTEER FAIR 2020
10/12/2019 - Join us 16th of January to Showcase Volunteering!

Universities and IOTs Celebrate the Achievements of their Student Volunteers on World Volunteer Day 2019
05/12/2019 - Limerick students recognised for volunteering efforts

How university students are ‘giving back’ to their communities
05/12/2019 - University volunteer programmes can help students connect with the wider community — but an on-campus volunteering culture must be created to inspire young people to get involved

SUSIs Undergraduate Awards
28/11/2019 - Fulbright Ireland - USA

IT Tralee Hosts Annual Volunteer Fair
14/11/2019 - IT Tralee hostedits annual Volunteer Fair on Wednesday 6th November

WATCH: UL students talking about their volunteering experience
05/11/2019 - UL students volunteer in the community

WATCH: Dr Vicky Phelan’s inspiring speech at this years PVA Ceremony
05/11/2019 - 9th Annual PVA Ceremony

EIL Scholarships for 2020 Announced!
25/10/2019 - Travel with EIL in Summer 2020

Funding for International Volunteering Projects
25/10/2019 - Have volunteered overseas? Bring back the experience!

UCD Volunteer Day 2019
16/10/2019 - UCD in the Community were delighted to host the annual UCD Volunteer Day on Wednesday, October 2, 2019. 

UL students contribute 30,000 voluntary hours to more than 80 charities and organisations
15/10/2019 - 9th Annual PVA Ceremony

International Volunteering Showcase at NUI Galway 2019
14/10/2019 - Meet some wonderful opportunity nonprofit organisations and engage in international opportunities!

IT Tralee launches President’s Civic Spirit Awards AY 2019/2020
11/10/2019 - IT Tralee launches President's Civic Spirit Awards AY 2019/2020

IT Tralee to host annual Volunteer Fair
11/10/2019 - IT Tralee to host annual Volunteer Fair

IT Tralee Hosts Volunteer Fair
07/10/2019 - IT Tralee hosts annual Volunteer Fair

Creativity & Change Fair 2019
30/09/2019 - Join us at NUI Galway while we get creativity with the SDGs!

Gaisce - The President’s Award Welcome Meeting
10/09/2019 - Going for Gold? Meet the Gaisce crew and get inspired for your award journey!

Quick Step by Step Guide on setting up your volunteering opportunities
02/09/2019 - Design your volunteering role in line with best practice!

Explore your interests through volunteering at the University of Limerick
02/09/2019 - Become a volunteer and apply for a President's Volunteer Award

Postgraduate Certificate in Volunteer Management and Leadership
29/08/2019 - Check out the new Postgraduate Certificate in Volunteer Management and Leadership with St. Angela's College Sligo!

Apply for the Global Citizen Award!
27/08/2019 - Just returned from international volunteering? Bring that experience forward with the GCA!

Community Partners Briefing
27/08/2019 - The first briefing with community partners n UL

NUI Galway Hosts the Global Goals Jam 2020!
27/08/2019 - Join the Global Goals Jam in Galway and be part of volunteer teams worldwide taking up the challenge to meet the SDGs!

Congratulations to all 2019 UL Graduates
26/08/2019 - From everyone in the PVA Team, congratulations to each and every UL Student who is receiving their graduation this year.

ALIVE Welcome Workshops 2019!
19/08/2019 - Interested in volunteering? Not sure where to start? Welcome Workshops are just for you!

Congratulations on CAO Results from UL PVA Office
15/08/2019 - Congratulations to everyone receiving their CAO offers this evening, from the PVA Team.

Join the ALIVE Leadership Team 2019-2020!
12/07/2019 - ALIVE Leaders are trained to support their fellow students to take on community engagement projects!

Volunteering Fair 2019 Launches Galway 2020 Student Engagement!
04/07/2019 - The annual NUI Galway Volunteering Fair celebrates community life and provides a space for students to engage with campus and community activities.

Hope Fest 2019
23/05/2019 - UCD and the Dublin Lions Club, in association with Dublin Simon Community were delighted to host Hope Fest on Saturday 18 May in the Iveagh Gardens, Dublin 2.

Hannah Leonard - Volunteer Profile
16/04/2019 - Looking for a way to make every day brighter? With her wonderful words & wholesome memories, Hannah Leonard shines a light on why volunteering is so good for the soul

Jack Porter - Volunteer Profile
15/02/2019 - Volunteering to make a difference, working with lots of different people and having fun along the way - Jack know's the craic

Kate Dowling - Volunteer Profile
04/02/2019 - Diving head first into volunteering (and bridges), this super special lady who owns both RAG and Enactus hoodies, has plenty of stories to tell - it's the one & only Kate Dowling

Dublin Simon Community Care Package Appeal - Christmas 2018
21/12/2018 - Terenure Presentation Community College T.Y, students as part of their Localise volunteering programme with UCD, held their annual care package appeal for the rough sleepers of Dublin Simon.

Walk While You Can 2018
16/12/2018 - UCD staff, students and alumni came out in force to support former UCD Chaplain Fr Tony Coote (R.I.P) during his 535km walk from Letterkenny to Ballydehob in 2018.

Emmet O’Brien - Volunteer Profile
26/11/2018 - Drumcondra to India, creating change all over it's the extraordinary Emmet O'Brien

Kevin Cleary - Volunteer Profile
21/11/2018 - Kevin Cleary is the man who holds all the secrets of making the most of DCU society life, volunteering his time to a great cause and on a mission to conquer the Computer Building in DCU..

Josh Malone - Volunteer Profile
14/11/2018 - A vice-chair with a vice for volunteering and creative memes - it's the wonderful Josh Malone

ALIVE Newsletter
11/11/2018 - ALIVE's Newsletter for this Month and ahead!!

ALIVE Team At Seas Suas Meeting
11/11/2018 - ALIVE Team was Invited to share a Stage with Respected Dignitaries on Seas Suas Awards Seremony

ALIVE Mindfulness Workshop for wheelchair Association
11/11/2018 - We provided the Irish Wheelchair association with a workshop on Mindfulness, Self-Care and Well-being

ALIVE Volunteering Fair 2018 Highlights
11/11/2018 - Hey Guys!! Thank you all for your support to make it a Grand Success with more than 2500+ addition to Your and Our ALIVE Family.

Novas Annual Toy Appeal 2018
30/10/2018 - Novas Toy Appeal

Róisín Nestor - Volunteer Profile
25/10/2018 - Alumna of Enactus, HeadstARTS and a lasting graduate volunteer - it's the wonder woman of the DCU history books, Róisín Nestor

Vito Moloney Burke - Volunteer Profile
15/10/2018 - Vito Moloney Burke's college career is packed full of passion projects but his DCU days aren't over just yet - say hello to your SU President and first Volunteer Profile of the year

UCD Volunteer Day 2018
10/10/2018 - UCD in the Community were delighted to host the inaugural UCD Volunteer Day on October 3 2018! 

Introductory video to the 8th Annual President’s Volunteer Award Ceremony
09/10/2018 - Introductory video to the 8th Annual PVA Ceremony

8th Annual PVA Ceremony Wednesday 19th of September
03/10/2018 - 8th Annual PVA Ceremony

UCC Volunteering Fair 2018
11/09/2018 - UCC Volunteering Fair 2018 will showcase 45 volunteering bodies and organisations, and we will also launch the 2018-2019 UCC Works Programme on the day.


ALIVE Office Interns and Volunteers for 2018-2019
07/09/2018 - ALIVE Office is currently looking for interns to help

ALIVE Internships 2018-2019
02/07/2018 - ALIVE Leaders bridge community and university!

Activism, Education and Art
28/06/2018 - All welcome to see the Paul Finucane Centre exhibitions on campus at NUI Galway

Save the Date! Volunteering Fair and Workshop!
26/06/2018 - Wednesday 19th of September - come spend the day at NUI Galway!

UL is calling all students to join the United Nations Academic Impact Initiative.
26/06/2018 - Apply here:

e-VOC: Fourth Transnational Meeting in Galway (Ireland)
25/06/2018 - On 18th and 19th June, the four partner organisations of the e-VOC project met in Galway (Ireland) for the fourth project meeting.

Hands On!
11/06/2018 - It is Festival time in Galway! Get hands on and creative!

President’s Volunteer Award Deadline.
31/05/2018 - Midnight tonight May 31st 2018

Summer Party for the Homeless 2018
29/05/2018 - The Summer Party for the Homeless took place on Saturday May 26, from 12pm until 3pm and was attended by over 100 guests from the homeless community.

Looking back on Student Volunteering during the EU Year of Volunteering 2011
28/05/2018 - Did you know that students across Ireland in 2011 helped to celebrate the EU Year of Volunteering?

UCC Works Digital Badges: A 21st Century micro-credential that evidence students’ life-wide journeys
10/05/2018 - UCC Careers and Digital Badges highly commended at national award 26th April, Mansion House

IT Tralee President’s Civic Spirit Awards Ceremony
02/05/2018 - President's Civic Spirit Awards Ceremony takes place in IT Tralee

Health Awareness Checks
30/04/2018 - Students and staff from the UCD School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Sciences carried out health awareness checks across Dublin in April 2018.

IUA launches new scholarship for university students to travel to China
24/04/2018 - New scholarship for university students to have the opportunity to partake in an 8 week summer program including both study and internship experiences in China.

Date Set For UL PVA Ceremony 2018!
19/04/2018 - Excitement at University Limerick as date announced for PVA Ceremony 2018

Aideen Foley - Volunteer Profile
18/04/2018 - Last but most certainly not least, our final profile of this year is the amazing Aideen Foley

ITT Volunteering Plus Launch
16/04/2018 - New volunteer initiative in IT Tallaght

Digital Class Certificate Presentation
11/04/2018 - The certificate ceremony was held for the learners of the digital classes

Conor Balfe - Volunteer Profile
09/04/2018 - Sandcastles, RAG and goats - the GOAT volunteer Conor Balfe's stories start here

Clare Bohan - Volunteer Profile
03/04/2018 - A master of volunteering now doing her masters - it's the wonderful Clare Bohan

Lovely Response from a Volunteer taught tech class Participant!
03/04/2018 - Learner from our tech classes gives word of thanks

Karl Redmond - Volunteer Profile
26/03/2018 - Wondering why volunteering is worthwhile? Here's the man with all the answers, the living proof, the tremendous Karl Redmond

Alan Peters, volunteered with ULFM!
22/03/2018 - UL Student volunteers as ULFM Station Manager.

UCC Works Awards Ceremony March 21st
22/03/2018 - Wow! Congratulations to all students on achieving your UCC Works Awards on Wednesday 21st March.

Sarah Harnett- UL Student Nurse, volunteered with Nurture Africa!
15/03/2018 - UL Student volunteered in Uganda, with Nurture Africa

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Introduction
13/03/2018 - All students and community organisations are invited to come along to this informal workshop on these 17 Global Goals.

Orla Jacob - Volunteer Profile
09/03/2018 - In the game since day 1 at DCU, it's volunteer extraordinaire Orla Jacob

Students take part in the PVA Ceremony video!
09/03/2018 - Filming for the 8th Annual PVA Ceremony Video commenced.

Stefan Stroe - Volunteer Profile
05/03/2018 - When you give, you gain - our slogan that Stefan Stroe embodies

Celebrating Student Volunteering 2018 Ceremonies!
28/02/2018 - Student volunteers and community partners come together to celebrate!

Sarah Diver - Volunteer Profile
26/02/2018 - From Donegal to Honduras - read all about Sarah's volunteering tales

Training for Volunteers 2018
26/02/2018 - Opportunities for volunteers to build their skills!

ULSU Charity Week Competition Winners!
23/02/2018 - Banter Band Winners announced

Be a Sustainable Development Goal Advocate!
23/02/2018 - A summer 2018 programme to develop your advocacy skills!

Seanie Germaine - Volunteer Profile
19/02/2018 - The RAG man with a plan - the one and only Seanie Germaine

Savannah Cressman- an international one semester student
19/02/2018 - Savannah volunteered with both the Gateway to Education homework club and UL Aquatic Club Disability Program!

ULSU Charity Week Competition!
16/02/2018 - Two Banter Bands up for grabs!

Oonagh Conway - Volunteer Profile
12/02/2018 - Falling in love with volunteering and falling out of trees - read all about Oonagh's stories

Stephanie Anderson- an international student, who volunteered with the UL international society!
08/02/2018 - Stephanie Anderson, one semester international student and her experience volunteering in UL!

Keep Kate Walking
05/02/2018 - The 'Keep Kate Walking' launch night Friday Feb 9th and Bucket Collecting Feb 10th.

Caoimhe Ní Mhaolagáin - DCU Volunteer Profile
05/02/2018 - RAG, WIP and being an volunteering MVP - read all about Caoimhe's story

Alison is an international one semester student who volunteered with the Milford Run/Walk
02/02/2018 - Read about Alison's first volunteering role!

Thomas Hand - DCU Volunteer Profile
29/01/2018 - Enactus, HeadstARTS and dancing to Wagon Wheel - read all about Thomas' volunteering stories

Katelyn Piepmeier, Business and dance student will receive a Bronze PVA.
26/01/2018 - Have a read of Katelyn's volunteering experience!

Jordan, a third year study abroad student from Kentucky shares her experience of volunteering!
18/01/2018 - Jordan will be awarded a Plassey PVA!

Jeffrey, USA volunteered with Boru3Peaks and 121Digital
12/01/2018 - University of Limerick student receives a Plassey PVA for his volunteering!

EIL Explore Scholarship Information
04/01/2018 - Find out about EIL opportunities

Symposium on Student Volunteering
04/01/2018 - Showcase on research on student volunteering

ALIVE Welcome Workshops 2018
04/01/2018 - All you need to know to get started volunteering!

University of Limerick Student volunteered at Teach Failte!
04/01/2018 - Originally form Minnesota, USA Amy volunteered to get to know the Irish culture and will be awarded a Plassey PVA.

Dublin Simon Care Package Appeal - Christmas 2017
21/12/2017 - In collaboration with Ringsend College transition year students as part of their Localise volunteering programme, UCD in the Community held a care package appeal for the rough sleepers of Dublin Simon

University of Limerick Student reflects on his learning and contribution to volunteering.
18/12/2017 - Chandan Ganguly, Science and Engineering Course: MSc Software Engineering Organisations Volunteered with: UL Arts Office, UL Community Liaison Office and St Gabriel's School

Westport/ University of Limerick student shining a light on homelessness this weekend 17 December
15/12/2017 - @ 1pm at the Spire, Dublin City

University of Limerick Student needs your help to ‘Shine a Light’ this Christmas!! All Welcome
11/12/2017 - Open to all, meeting at 1pm in Dublin City Centre, The Spire

University of Limerick Student, Sarah Harnett, 3rd Year, General Nursing, Education & Health Science
11/12/2017 - Read Sarah's inspirational voluntary work with Nurture Africa. Sarah will receive an Overseas President's Volunteer Award (PVA)

Volunteering in India Vs. the University of Limerick
01/12/2017 - University of Limerick Student shares his reasons why he volunteers and how his home country India is his influence for volunteering!

Social Justice Week
30/11/2017 - Social Justice Week IT Tallaght

Social Justice Week
30/11/2017 - Social Justice Week IT Tallaght

Social Justice Week - Student Sleep Out
30/11/2017 - Social Justice Week IT Tallaght Student Sleep Out

St Vinc
30/11/2017 - IT Tallaght Annual SVP Appeal

SVP Xmas Appeal
30/11/2017 - IT Tallaght Annual SVP Appeal

Learning Hub Limerick - Check them out!
24/11/2017 - Learning Hub Limerick need volunteers for their after schools club located in Limerick City!

ITT Volunteer Fair
16/11/2017 - ITT Volunteer Fair 2017

DCU Volunteer Fair 2017
14/11/2017 - DCU Volunteer Fair Kicks Off 2017/2018 Student Volunteering Events

Collection in Aid of the Capuchin Day Centre
13/11/2017 - UCD in the Community held a campus-wide collection in aid of the Capuchin Day Centre‌ for homeless people from November 6 - 10 2017.

UCD VO Annual conference- Sign up now!
10/11/2017 - UCDVO is delighted to invite you to their 4th Annual Conference in UCD Belfield on Friday 1st December, kindly supported by Concern Worldwide and Comhlámh.

Opportunity to be part of UL’s Volunteer Fair Committee
03/11/2017 - UL Students have the opportunity to to be on the first Volunteer Fair Committee!!

Making Connections Give an Hour, Gain an Hour Campaign October 2017
01/11/2017 - Making Connections is a non-profit organisation working with Health Services and community groups since 2009, to alleviate loneliness and isolation in the community of Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown.

Be ALIVE at Postgrad Open Day
01/11/2017 - Bring Your Postgrad Application & Experience ALIVE with NUI Galway’s student engagement programme.

National Working Group Meeting - IT Tallaght
22/10/2017 - Welcome to IT Tallaght

UCD in the Community Volunteer Fair October 2017
17/10/2017 - On Monday October 9th, UCD in the Community welcomed over 30 organisations on campus, to engage with students wishing to volunteer

UL Graduate Entry Medical School trainee doctor receives a Gold PVA
10/10/2017 - 'I have volunteered in many capacities before'

Week 6: Civic Engagement & Volunteering Awareness in UL
09/10/2017 - UL Student recipient of Gold & Overseas PVA

UCC Works Registrations OPEN
04/10/2017 - UCC Works Awards Registrations are open until October 31st 2017.

UL Student Volunteering at the Careers Fair
04/10/2017 - Pop down and meet the team

IT Tralee Hosts Volounteer Fair ‘17
27/09/2017 - IT Tralee hosted another popular Volunteer Fair on Tuesday 26th Sept.

7th Annual PVA ceremony Thursday 28th September
26/09/2017 - University of Limerick Concert Hall

Volunteering Fair 2017 Highlights
25/09/2017 - The UCC Volunteering Fair 2017 happened on the 19th Sept - here is the roundup

Student Experience Day on Campus
12/09/2017 - Student Experience Day and Clubs and Socs Day in UCC

Irish Water Safety volunteer student receives a President’s Volunteer Award
12/09/2017 - Darren, 2nd Year, Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, UL

UL Student Volunteer clocks up over 100 volunteer hours
11/09/2017 - Aislinn, 2nd year science & engineering student

ALIVE Welcome Workshops 2017
23/08/2017 - Kick start your volunteering with some hands on training!

UCC Volunteering Fair September 19th 2017
23/08/2017 - UCC once again hosts the Annual Volunteering Fair for students, staff and graduates.

DCU Volunteer Fair - 28th September, Thursday - Save the Date & Register!
21/08/2017 - Registrations from community and voluntary organisations welcome for the 9th Annual DCU Volunteer Fair

UCD in the Community are recruiting Student Leaders to join the team!
10/08/2017 - UCD in the Community are recruiting Student Leaders for 2017/18

UL Student Liam, Overseas President’s Volunteer Award
26/07/2017 - International Volunteer HQ - Sports Developer

NUI Galway Volunteer Fair 2017
24/07/2017 - Join us 12th of September to Showcase Volunteering!

IT Tralee to host Volunteer Fair
18/07/2017 - IT Tralee will host Annual Volunteer Fair on Tuesday 26th September

Inspiring Winners at 2017 President’s Awards for Engagement Presented in DCU
28/06/2017 - Awardees included DCU's Media Production Society and Veronica Crosbie of SALIS, behind DCU's University of Sanctuary status

Erasmus+ programme for Volunteer Management
23/05/2017 - A MOOC for staff in charities to be able to up-skill their volunteers and improve their volunteer programmes.

Sister Stan and the High-Hopes Choir Launch
03/05/2017 - DIT Student Volunteering is proud to say that our new student volunteering resource was launched Wednesday, April 26th.

The ‘UCC Works Programme’ wins an award at the Mansion House!
02/05/2017 - UCC Career Services has just won three awards at the 2017 Awards, held Thursday 27th April in the Mansion House, Dublin, which commend initiatives in employability.

27/04/2017 - IT Tralee's LIVE ITT initiative launched by Aidan O'Mahony at Move ITT Event

We want your volunteer stories!
18/04/2017 - Share and inspire student volunteers!

Global Citizen Award Ceremony sees NUI Galway Student Volunteers Recognised
06/04/2017 - Congratulations to three NUI Galway student volunteers for working on their action projects to achieve the Global Citizen Award.

IT Tralee Volunteer Fair 2017
03/04/2017 - IT Tralee held the Annual Volunteer Fair on Thursday 16th February.

UCD Volunteer Fair February 2017
02/03/2017 - UCD Careers and UCD in the Community hosted the UCD Volunteer Fair in the Global Lounge

DCU President’s Awards for Engagement - Call for Nominations
28/02/2017 - Calling all student volunteers: nominations now open for 2017 DCU President's Awards for Engagement

Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship Hackathons at DCU, Wednesday 22nd February
20/02/2017 - Opportunity for creative, socially engaged students to brainstorm ideas and learn more about social innovation

ALIVE Certificate Ceremony NUI Galway 2017
31/01/2017 - Earn the Presidential Award for Volunteering

Certificate in Volunteering - Student Poster Presentations
13/12/2016 - Students will present their poster presentations in IT Tallaght as part of their Volunteering Certificate Programme

EIL International Volunteering Scholarships
12/12/2016 - Opportunity to engage in international volunteering with a twist. EIL are offering scholarships for international engagement with learning at the centre.

International Volunteer Day Celebrated at DCU
09/12/2016 - The United Nations International Volunteer Day was marked at DCU on 5th December 2016, the Helix

IT Tralee Students Receive Awards For Sporting, Civic And Academic Achievements
08/12/2016 - THE Institute of Technology, Tralee held its annual Scholarships & Awards Evening on Thursday, December at 7pm at the North Campus.

New Technology to Scale-up Student Volunteering at University College Dublin
08/12/2016 - National Launch of Press Release

IT Tralee Students attend Launch
07/12/2016 - IT Tralee and nine third level colleges have now joined forces to develop

New Technology to Scale-up Student Volunteering – National Launch of
07/12/2016 - Every year in Ireland thousands of students from our universities and institutes of technology carry out over 100,000 hours of volunteering. Ten third level colleges have now joined forces to develop

IT Tallaght Social Justice Week
06/12/2016 - Social Justice Week IT Tallaght

Celebrating International Volunteer Day 5th December
02/12/2016 - Join us at the Helix at 4pm

Social Justice Week
01/12/2016 - Social Justice Week IT Tallaght

Jose Dan, GOLD PVA 2016
24/11/2016 - UL Masters Student

UCDVO Conference is happening Nov 26th!
16/11/2016 - Find out about the annual UCDVO Conference taking place Saturday November 26th in UCD and how you can register to head along!

Apply now to the Washington Ireland Program Class of 2017!
14/11/2016 - Caoimhe from DCU outlines how her experience of volunteering helped her to be chosen for the Washington Ireland Program class of 2016 where she lived, worked & volunteered in Washington DC for 8 weeks

Malachy Sheeran - PVA Recipient 2016
27/10/2016 - GOLD PVA

DCU Student Volunteers Share Their Experiences
14/10/2016 - Take a peek at the digital and social media campaign encouraging DCU students to get involved in volunteering!

DCU Volunteer Fair - September 2016
14/10/2016 - The 8th Annual DCU Volunteer Fair was held in DCU Sports Hall on Thursday, 29th September

Volunteering for your Career
10/10/2016 - Volunteering for your Career is a fun seminar to really unpack your volunteering for enhancing your portfolio, CV, interviews, and local to national award opportunities.

ITTDublin Volunteer Fair 2016
03/10/2016 - 8th Annual Volunteering Fair - ITT Dublin

Paul Campbell - Guest Speaker 2016 PVA Ceremony
30/09/2016 - PVA Doing Speech – September 2016

New site links students and volunteer opportunities - University of Limerick
22/09/2016 - During this past academic year UL students contributed over 17,000 hours to volunteering work

NUI Galway Launches
18/08/2016 - NUI Galway is to launch it's section of

Join the NUI Galway ALIVE Team!
16/08/2016 - Applications open to current NUI Galway students only

My Volunteering Experience, Liam Gleeson
30/07/2016 - UL Student Volunteer GOLD PVA

DCU Volunteer Expo - 29th September 2016 - Save the Date!
20/07/2016 - DCU Volunteer Expo 2016 will take place on 29th September 2016

USI Training In
20/07/2016 - convenor meets with USI to train them in on how students can find their perfect volunteering opportunity.

Leanne Lynch, Limerick’s Gateway To Education
17/07/2016 - Below is a Testimonial from one of our 2015 PVA Recipients

Volunteer Ireland and Offer Workshop on Quality Volunteer Roles
15/07/2016 - Volunteer Ireland visit the recent meeting at ILAS, NUI Galway to co-deliver a workshop on “Quality Volunteer Roles”. First Organistion to be awarded Comhlamh Supporter Category
11/07/2016 - In a pioneering ceremony hosted alongside NUI Galway's Volunteering Symposium, signs up to become the first awardee of Comhlamh's Supporter Category

Symposium on Student Volunteering
08/07/2016 - Volunteer coordinators from across Ireland attended NUI Galway Institute for the first ever Research Symposium on Student Volunteering.

ITTDublin Volunteering Certificate 2016/17
09/05/2016 - We have had great interest from students who wish to undertake the Volunteering Certificate 2016/17

Mature student of the Year (USI) - Barbara Bollard
09/05/2016 - Mature student of the Year (USI) - Barbara Bollard, computing student

Amazing DCU Volunteers Win DCU President’s Awards for Engagement
28/04/2016 - DCU Raising and Giving Society and Cody Byrne of Global Brigades among DCU Engagement Awards winners!

ITT Dublin Raffle Prize Winner
29/02/2016 - Congratulations to Jessie McLoughlin, Zoe May Barclay and Andrew Halpin all winners in our recent Raffle Prize

Global Citizenship in Higher Education Conference
09/02/2016 - Register to attend: Suas, Campus Engage, Kimmage DSC and Comhlámh bring together students, societies, academics, civic engagement staff, student unions and NGOs to conference on Global Citizenship

New Online Student Volunteer Service - - Launched at DCU
06/01/2016 - DCU has launched a new initiative to connect DCU students with local organisations in the Dublin region who require volunteer assistance. launches in IT Tralee
15/12/2015 - Joanne O'Riordan launches the National database in Tralee

Launch of ITT Dublin Student Volunteer Website
25/11/2015 - Launch of

Launch of DCU Volunteering Survey &
11/11/2015 - The Launch of Survey of DCU Student Volunteering and Campus Engage National Student Volunteering Management System will be held on 3rd December, The Helix, DCU

DCU Volunteer Expo - October 2015
01/10/2015 - The 7th Annual DCU Volunteer Expo was held at the Hub at Dublin City University on Thursday, 1st October, 2015.

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