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Ceri Nesbitt

When did you first volunteer? Summer 2017. Where do you volunteer? Within groups in my local youth centre such as the LGBT+ group and the ‘Saturday Club’. How often do you volunteer? 2-3 times a week. What inspired you to get involved? After being a participant in the 2017 NCS Programme, I wanted to continue […]

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Environmental Volunteering: A Case Study with The Belfast Hills Partnership

The Belfast Hills Partnership (BHP) is an independent charity which seeks to improve how the hills are managed. We do this by working with our partners including local councils (Belfast City, Lisburn and Castlereagh Borough Council, and Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council), government departments, community groups, nature conservation organisations and businesses committed to caring for […]

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Ring of Gullion Landscape Partnership: A Case Study

The Ring of Gullion Landscape Partnership was established after receiving a Heritage Lottery Award and the four-year funded project is now within its last year. As a result of the success of the project they are hoping to secure a five-year volunteering project to ensure its sustainability and impact. The aim of the Partnership is […]

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Volunteering & St. Dominic’s High School

St Dominic’s have been delivery partners of the Millennium Volunteer award since 2012. Volunteer Coordinator The school has opted to appoint a Volunteer Co-ordinator to promote and support pupil volunteering, both within school and within our local & wider community. The school coordinates the timetable to match one period of the Volunteer Co-ordinator’s timetable with […]

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Aoife

Enniskillen Hospital “I enjoyed the hospital as I wish to continue in 3rd level education in the field of nursing. this gave me an opportunity to see the workings of the hospital and it has made me determined to continue in this field. I’m interested in the sporting world as well, as I volunteered to […]

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Saoirse

Omagh Youth Centre “I love the feeling of knowing that I’ve helped other people, teaching people about mental health has been very important to me since I’ve lost a friend through suicide

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Courtney

The Women and Family Health Ward in Omagh Hospital, Parkview Nursing Home and The Saturday Club. “I really enjoyed my time in the Omagh Hospital as it further amplified my views on nursing, the good and the other. I have been lucky enough to have been selected for an interview at a Welsh University and […]

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Megan McAleer

I would encourage other young people to become millennium volunteers as the opportunities are endless and the rewards go so much deeper than just getting a certificate; you get the chance to better your community, peers and yourself.

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MV Ultimate – Niamh Doyle

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MV Ultimate – Maebh Reynolds & Amy Hookins

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MV Ultimate – Conor Irvine

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MV Ultimate – Aife Gough & Therese Crossan

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Londonderry YMCA

The Londonderry YMCA feel that volunteering is a great way for young people to develop many life skills alongside getting the opportunity to enhance their CV for both University and Career.

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Lumen Christi College

In 2007 Lumen Christi College agreed to pilot the Millennium Volunteers School programme and since then the partnership between the School, its pupils, Volunteer Now and the wider volunteering community has grown and flourished.

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Jermy Jomon

It is a great experience and you get to develop a lot of skills. Try to volunteer in different sort of areas!

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Jason Hassard

Being recognized for the work you regularly do gives a great sense of satisfaction. I would recommend
Millennium Volunteers to anyone currently volunteering.

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Jamie Donnelly

Yes, I would most certainly recommend it to anyone; however I would encourage those involved to
keep an in depth log of hours.

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Glenn Hughes

It’s a must. Volunteering is a very worthwhile experience. It provides you with an abundance of experience which can be utilised in later life. It gives you something to show for your efforts and allows employers to see your experience.

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Fionntain Murray

Yes, it gives young people official recognition for the work they do and the fun you have volunteering
is great!

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Dillon Conway

I would encourage others to become a Millennium Volunteer as it gives you lots of opportunities to try new things and meet new people. The advice I would give is to try anything and everything as it is a
great experience.

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Conor Murphy

Definitely! MV is a great way of keeping a record of all your volunteering hours and you get rewarded
for it!!

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Christopher Tynds

Most definitely become a volunteer. It really opens your eyes and makes you thankful for what you have. MV is a great way to keep track of all the volunteering that you do. It's great for UCAS and job applications so it's definitely something to get involved with.

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Christopher Seeley

I think the Millennium Volunteer scheme is a great scheme, and I would encourage anyone to complete it. I would advise them to make sure you keep an accurate log of hours as you do them.

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Aimee Fitzpatrick

Volunteering is a great way to meet new people of all ages. I have also learned many new skills through volunteering, I love volunteering and would encourage anyone to do it specially if it is in something you enjoy doing yourself.

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Wentin Chen

It is hugely rewarding and inspires you to continue volunteering and become more involved with the community around you!

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Tristan Bell

Taking part in your community for the bettering of all people is one of the most valuable contributions one can make to society.

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Jessica Best

To get experience and meet new people. To learn them to socialise and help the community.

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Grace Hamilton

Although I am not a Millennium Volunteer, I would advise any young person to give volunteering a go because it’s so rewarding.

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Gordon Woolsey

A great opportunity to get involved and volunteering. Millennium Volunteers allows you to get something back for all the volunteering.

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Fainche McCormack

I would encourage others to become a volunteer because not only are you giving back to the community but it is also hugely rewarding. An experience you will always remember.

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