How much effect can small acts of kindness have on those around us?

The video below sums up exactly what volunteers get in return for their hard work.

The Healthy Benefits of Volunteering

Volunteering is proven to be beneficial to your health.

Christmas Shoebox Appeal

It is the ultimate Christmas story - genuine, caring people in Ireland from homes and schools, businesses, groups etc. across Ireland, having an impact all across Africa and Eastern Europe. Boxes of joy and hope packed by you and delivered by us to children in up to a dozen countries

This charity wants to make a child’s stay in hospital more bearable

Volunteers with Children in Hospital Ireland help hospitals with play schemes, allowing the children a chance to play.

A 16-year-old saved her mum’s life thanks to her cadet training

Eimear Morrin is a cadet with the Order of Malta.

Inspiration Days Project: BT Ireland volunteer at community garden

A team of volunteers from BT Ireland recently volunteered for the day at a community garden project in Dublin 2. Filmmaker Alan Higgison was on hand to capture their 'Inspiration Day'.

Volunteer Ireland Awards 2014

The Volunteer Ireland Awards 2014 is a major annual initiative to celebrate volunteering in Ireland.

Could you help someone who is experiencing depression?

Aware is a support service for people dealing with depression, its looking for volunteers.

Better Together

The Better Together Video Competition provides an unparalleled opportunity for Irish non-profit organisations, voluntary clubs and associations, as well as businesses and aspiring young filmmakers, to show the people of Ireland the part they are playing in making us all better together.

Roscommon LEADER Partnership Volunteer Ireland National Development Plan The European Agricultural Fund LEADER

This project received grant aid from Roscommon LEADER Partnership Rural Development Programme which is financed by the Irish Government under the Rural Development Programme Ireland 2007-2013 and by the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development: Europe investing in Rural Areas.