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Volunteer's Stories

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We are thrilled to engage with so many amazing volunteers each year, in our 2020 volunteering survey 87 % of volunteers rated their experience as very good/ excellent. Below volunteers share their stories explaining why they enjoy it so much.

Glasgow Life Volunteers enjoy Civic Reception at City Chambers June 2019

Many thanks to the volunteers who have kindly shared their own experiences via videos and stories below.

Hear from staff and volunteers about their experience at Aye Write Book Festival 2019 

Hear from Macmillan @ Glasgow Libraries volunteers and staff explaining the positive impact of their programme

Dippy volunteers explain what they enjoyed about their time at Kelvingrove Museum

Hear from European Athletics Indoor Championships 2019 volunteers as they prepared for the big event

Watch Good Move volunteers based at Bellahouston Glasgow Club in action

A special mention of thanks to Glasgow Caledonian University media students for producing the videos above

Read Carolyn's story explaining her experience as a volunteer with Macmillan @ Glasgow Libraries

"The support given is excellent so I would have no hesitation in recommending it."
“I feel well supported in the role. There are good training
opportunities. Very helpful professional staff.”