Time to celebrate! Volunteers' Week is an annual UK festival of volunteering. The main aims of the Week are to recognise, reward and recruit volunteers.
Volunteers' Week is an annual celebration of volunteers that takes
place every year in June. Up and down the country there will be
parties, award events and outings, recruitment fayres and
exhibitions taking place, to recruit, reward and recognise
Local communities are encouraged to participate by holding their
own street party or event, and to use this opportunity to support
their local communities through fundraising or volunteering.
Volunteers' Week began in 1984. Each year more organisations get
involved, hosting a variety events throughout Wales, including
award presentations, information stands and community events.
Download the various resources on this page and celebrate
Volunteers' Week with your volunteers.
Recipes for a successful Volunteers' Week
Click on this link to find out what
others have done in the past to celebrate Volunteers' Week.
Publicise your event as widely as possible
You can add details to promote your event or find out
what's happening near you by selecting this
Tweet about what's happening, using #volunteersweek and send
your tweets to us @VolWales (and retweet what others are
Whatever you do, have an enjoyable Volunteers' Week!