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    Can your volunteers say this about you?
    Eddie Dorset, UK
    I hear from so many volunteer managers, moaning about the fact that after they have had a valuable volunteer for a while and trained them up really well, nurtured them, fed & watered them, taken them out on outings, put them forward for local volunteering awards, shared jokes with them, in fact the...
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    Job Club Volunteer
    Mid Staffs Mind Stafford, UK
    Mid Staffs Mind is looking for a volunteer who can assist the lead volunteer supporting people with mental health issues who are seeking employment. The volunteer would need to be able to use the internet and aid people to access websites such as Universal Jobmatch and other employment sites.   A v...
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    FoodCycle Meals that Matter Host
    FoodCycle has just launched Meals that Matter - a new initiative for people who want to support FoodCycle through the power of good food. Like a Come Dine with Me for a good cause – here’s your chance to show off your skills in the kitchen! We are looking for lovely supporters all over the UK to hos...
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    International Development Volunteer – Raleigh ICS
    RaleighInternational Tanzania
    ICS is a UK government funded development programme that brings together young people from the UK and developing countries to work on projects in poorer communities. Raleigh International is working in partnership with other respected organisations to deliver the programme. We are looking for...