The population of Dublin is extremely diverse with people of many different nationalities and cultures living and working here. Indeed we have found a similar diversity amongst our registered volunteers.

Volunteering offers a perfect opportunity to become part of the community, to gain valuable experience and improve English. Giving time to an organisation can also boost a volunteer’s CV and regular volunteering can result in new references for jobseekers. Find out more about volunteering opportunities.

There are some major benefits for organisations who decide to open their doors to migrant volunteers; some of them include: wider pool of volunteers, fresh ideas and new thinking, increased cultural competence within the organisation as well as extra language skills, which is particularly relevant if your organisation works with clients form culturally diverse background. Find out more about involving volunteers in your organisation.