Please find below the latest news from our members:

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

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!!

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

Gaisce - The National President’s Award
01/11/2017 - Welcome and information evening!

Washington Ireland Programme
31/10/2017 - All students are welcome to an open evening about WIP 2018!

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

Poverty, Inc. Screening
12/10/2017 - Award winning documentary on international volunteering and aid with a critical look.

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

03/10/2017 - Nurturing Change-Makers, Imagining a Better World. CIT Crawford College of Art and Design in Collaboration with Galway One World Centre & CKI - Community Knowledge Initiative - NUI Galway

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
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

ALIVE Internship 2017-2018
31/07/2017 - The ALIVE Team is recruiting for the next academic year!

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.

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

St Angela’s College Sligo Student Volunteer Award Celebrates 13,590 Euro In Kind Time to Community
26/04/2017 - Estimated at minimum wage forty-five awarded students gave an average of thirty four hours this year equating to 13,590 euro of in kind time to social, environmental, health and education programmes.

Shannon College Celebrate First Student Volunteering Award
24/04/2017 - Students give 10,890 euro in kind as volunteers this year!

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.

Community Inspire Next Generation at NUI Galway Student Volunteering Ceremony
06/04/2017 - NUI Galway President, Dr Jim Browne presented over 950 student volunteers the ALIVE Certificate for Volunteering. The ceremony was attended by Galway City Mayor, Councillor

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

St. Angela’s College, Sligo Join in European Capital of Volunteering 2017 Celebrations!
07/03/2017 - Sligo is the European Capital of Volunteering for 2017

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

The Brain Café: NUI Galway’s Third Annual Undergraduate Research Conference
30/01/2017 - Students create their own conference space and learn vital skills in an ALIVE Civic Engagement Project.

Workshop: Migration, Refuge and the Sustainable Development Goals
25/01/2017 - ALIVE supports you with your ideas + training ALIVE are hosting the National Youth Council of Ireland to deliver training on the theme of Migration, Refuge, and the Sustainable Development Goals

January: What’s happening?!
09/01/2017 - Some great talks and events to kick start getting involved in volunteering in 2017

e-VOC: Online Training for Volunteer Coordinators on the validation of competences.
19/12/2016 - e-VOC: Online Training for Volunteer Coordinators on the validation of competences.

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

Student Volunteering Training for 2016
26/08/2016 - Welcome NUI Galway students to your ALIVE volunteer training! Get hands on advice and prep for your volunteering role.

NUI Galway Returned Overseas Volunteers De-Brief Workshop and Training!
22/08/2016 - Open to all NUI Galway students that volunteered overseas!

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

Building a better future with Habitat For Humanity!
26/07/2016 - Check out Habitat For Humanity's video for an idea of what its like to be a part of the Third-Level Student Volunteering Programme.

Are You Ready For A #SDGchallenge?!
26/07/2016 - Then join us for a Sustainable Development workshop on Saturday 6th August and learn how you can make a difference!

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.

Sharon Murray’s Volunteer Reflection
19/07/2016 - Sharon shares her story of volunteering in Zambia with Habitat For Humanity

NUI Galway Volunteering Fair 2016
19/07/2016 - All welcome to exhibit their NGO, community organisation and volunteer opportunities!

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.

Student Volunteering Symposium
28/06/2016 - You are most welcome to join us at NUI Galway on the5th of July 2016 at 10.30 for aSymposium on Student Volunteering at the Institute for Lifecourse and Society.

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

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