St Dwynwen’s Day
St Dwynwen is the Welsh Patron saint of lovers, Wales’ very own St Valentine. On both St Dwynwen’s Day and Valentine’s Day those who #lovevolunteering share their stories on social media.
- Hashtags: #lovevolunteering #carugwirfoddoli #cariad #santesdwynwen #dyddsantesdwynwen
St Valentine’s Day
Join the celebration of love… for volunteers. On Valentine’s Day people who love volunteering use the hashtag to share their stories or the stories inspirational volunteers.
- Hashtags: #lovevolunteering #carugwirfoddoli
Student Volunteering Week
Run by the Student Volunteering Network, Student Volunteering Week highlights student volunteering and social action and the benefits for students and the projects they run.
Take part in ‘bite-sized, on-demand, no commitment actions that benefit a worthy cause’ – or microvolunteering. Microvolunteering Day is an opportunity for microvolunteering platforms, organisations and individuals to demonstrate the power of microvolunteering.
One of the most important weeks in our calendar every year, Volunteers’ Week is an annual celebration of the contribution millions of people make across the UK through volunteering.
- Hashtags: #volunteers #volunteersweek #ThankYouVolunteers #volunteer #community #charity #wythnosgwirfoddolwyr #gwirfoddolwyr #GwirfoddolwyrDiolch #gwirfoddolwr #cymuned #elusen
- Links: volunteersweek.org, facebook.com/VolunteersWeek
Small Charity Week
Small Charity Week celebrates and raises awareness of the essential work of the UK’s small charity sector and everything small charities do to change the lives of people worldwide.
Held during the first week of August every year, the National Eisteddfod is a celebration of the culture and language in Wales.
International Volunteer Managers Day
A day to celebrate the profession of volunteer leadership. Volunteer Managers change lives, both the lives of volunteers themselves and of those served by well-led volunteers.
Trustees’ Week is an annual event to highlight trustees’ great work and draw attention to the opportunities for people from all walks of life to join in & make a difference
#iwill week is an excellent opportunity to champion the roles young people can play in bringing communities together to solve common challenges. The #iwill campaign is supported by over 1,000 organisations across the UK and aims to make participation in social action such as volunteering, fundraising, mentoring and campaigning the norm for young people aged 10 to 20.
- Twitter: @iwill_campaign
- Hashtags: #iwill #byddaf #PowerOfYouth #PŵerIeuenctid
- Links: www.iwill.org.uk
International Volunteer Day
The United Nations created International Volunteer Day in 1985 to celebrate the ‘power and potential of volunteerism’. The day raises awareness of the contribution volunteers make to their communities.