VCB's Latest Newsletter


Issue 34


The latest volunteering opportunities and news from the Scottish Borders and beyond

Volunteer Centre Borders is the first point of contact for volunteering advice, information and support in the Scottish Borders. We work with a range of partners to ensure volunteering is recognised as being integral to the area's community planning and development.


New plan to make Volunteering for All

The Volunteering Outcomes Framework aims to reduce barriers to volunteering for people from all sections of the community, regardless of their background. 



Whether just starting out or have been managing volunteers for many years, VolunteerWiki gives you access to the knowledge that you need.


We are recruiting!

Volunteer Centre Borders is looking for a new Executive Officer to continue its work to ensure volunteering is recognised as being integral to the area's community planning and development.


Drop in....

...and become a volunteer with Victim Support Scotland, who provide support and information services to victims and witnesses of crime.


Adult learners celebrated

The awards are held to celebrate the achievements of adult learners across the region who, often against considerable odds, take their future into their own hands and take advantage of the range of opportunities available to them to enhance their quality of life.


Still haven't found what you are looking for?

We have made it even easier for you to search for that perfect volunteering role.


Volunteer opportunities

Don't know what you are looking for - let us inspire you or...

...get in touchfor a chat or to advertise your volunteering opportunity.


Crowdfunding workshops

Workshops are being held in Hawick and Eyemouth introduce people to this method of fundraising and the potential use of crowdfunding for local projects.


Shape the future of community centres

Volunteer Management Committees are integral to the running of community centres across the Scottish Borders.


Inspire the next generation of sporting heros

Sported is seeking professionals with expertise in business and strategic planning, finance, marketing and PR, fundraising, governance and impact measurement.

Demonstrate impact of social enterprise

The Scottish Government is conducting a national census of the social enterprise sector to help understand its' size, shape and needs.