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"I am considering to work in the Charity sector after I graduate, so this gave me a great insight."

Our Social Hackathons programme ran throughout Reading Week in...

"While helping out my community I was also able to hone my problem solving and team work skills!"

Our Social Hackathons programme ran throughout Reading Week in...

"The Social Hackathon allowed me to look at volunteering from a completely new perspective. "

Our Social Hackathons programme ran throughout Reading Week in...

Festive, feel-good volunteering this holiday

With the holidays just around the corner, why not use that generous spirit of yours to give back to those who may need your support most? There...

Flashback Fair-days!

We started off the 2019-20 academic year with a bang, hosting our series of Welcome volunteering fairs, designed for you to meet our lovely...

Social Hackathons - November 2019

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Garden Get-together with Action on Hearing Loss

After an amazing first day at the London Museum of Water & Steam,...

Full steam ahead with our Social Hackathons!

During November Reading Week, over thirty UCL students have been busy volunteering at our Social Hackathon events across London. One of...

"This is such an easy way to do something wonderful, not only for someone else, but for yourself too."

Lavanya Mane, a PhD student at the Francis Crick Institute, has been volunteering with North London Cares - a community organisation that...

"Student mental health is a prevalent issue and I wanted to help those going through difficult times."

London Nightline is a helpline that provides confidential listening, support and information to students throughout the night. One of...

"Pick something you’re passionate about and just start there”

Alexandra-Loredana Petrache is a PhD student at UCL. Last year she led a volunteering project with UCL Film Society working with the charity ...

Meet hundreds of charities right here on campus!

Come to a Volunteering Fair this month, meet hundreds of charities and community organisations right here on campus and find out why over 2200...

Tackling big issues at local levels

On a quiet day before the start of term, the Jeremy Bentham Room is bustling. Not with students - most of whom are still on their summer holidays...

Oliver Hare Altruism Award 2019: Anita Sangha

The Oliver Hare Altruism Award is a relatively new award at UCL, set up by the charity...

We've moved!

Students’ Union UCL has redeveloped its HQ at 25 Gordon Street, bringing together lots of our teams under one roof for the first time. That means...

"This isn't only for the people who are looking to become teachers"

Safae El-Ouahabi is a volunteer for Bookmark Reading, a charity helping children develop the literacy skills they need to succeed in...

“For me, it’s fantastic because it’s my research come to life!”

“It’s not just about your work, it’s about what it can bring to other people” ...

"When I joined UCL, I did not think I would end up here!"

“Volunteering has given me a lot of insight and skills I didn’t think I would get at university” ...

Jumping into a new project

“The support I got from the Volunteering Service was really useful!” ...

A year of One-Off Volunteering

We’re your One-Off Volunteering Ambassadors, here to help you get the most out...

Volunteering at the Dragon Boat Festival!

It’s midday on a sunny Sunday, and crowds of people have gathered on the banks of the Thames to witness London’s annual Hong Kong Dragon Boat...

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