Support a charitable cause. There are lots of different reasons to get involved with volunteering whilst you are here at the University of Birmingham.
Volunteering is a great way to understand more about the local community you are living in and develop yourself.
Future employers are also keen to know about the volunteering activities students have been involved in.
Here are just a few more reasons why you should get involved:
- Make a difference to your local community
- Meet new friends
- Have fun
- Develop employability skills like teamwork and communication
- Enhance your CV
If you are interseted in being a student volunteer, you can find out about volunteering opportunities at the University of Birmingham and off campus through the Guild of Students and what you can gain from being a volunteer.
If you are a staff member, you can get more information on student volunteering or learn more about offering volunteering.