Volunteer Centre Borders is 'Committed to Excellence'


Volunteer Centre Borders has been awarded Quality Scotland's 'Committed to Excellence' Project Validation.

This award, a European wide recognised level of Excellence. demonstrates a continuing focus on business improvement, to build on existing strengths and attain even higher levels of excellence throughout the entire organisation.

Offering her congratulations, Claire Ford, Chief Executive Officer of Quality Scotland (pictured with VCB Executive Gordon Brown) said:

“The achievement of Committed to Excellence is a clear demonstration of an organisation’s drive and desire to achieve sustainable business excellence and truly embed the concepts of excellence.  Congratulations on this European level of recognition and all the hard work and effort that has gone in to achieving it.”

Gordon Brown said: "We are very proud to have been recognised in this way. The three projects which were scrutinised - the ShedFest, School Ambassadors and our work with Syrian Refugees - all demonstrate our commitment to ensuring our work is planned and managed in the best possible way. We will continue to strive for the highest possible standards in our work to promote a culture of volunteering across the Scottish Borders and so improve the health and wellbeing of all communities in the area."