Calendar of volunteering events

Volunteering and Social Justice Week, 11-15 October 2021

Every October, we hold the Volunteering & Social Justice Fair. This year, the Fair is being held over two days (12-13 October) at the Whitworth Hall. As well as hosting the Fair, throughout the week we are also holding a series of online talks and panel sessions, giving you the chance to meet and chat with volunteering organisations online.

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Student Volunteering Week, 7 - 13 February 2022

Student Volunteering Week is an annual event celebrating student volunteering in all its glory! In our entirely digital programme in 2020 the University's Volunteering and Community Engagement Team and the Students' Union Volunteering & Fundraising Team hosted a variety of exciting events for you to get involved in.

We will plan lots of volunteering initiatives for you to take part in for Student Volunteering Week 2022.

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Volunteer of the Year Awards 2021

The University of Manchester's Volunteer of the Year Awards take place anually to celebrate the contributions of University staff, student and alumni. Nominations for 2022 are now open, with the Award ceremony sheduled for 10 May 2022. 

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Deadline for the Stellify Award and Manchester Leadership Programme volunteering, 31 May 2021

Deadline for you to log your volunteering hours (on the Volunteer Hub) to enable you to achieve the Stellify Award as well as the Manchester Leadership Programme certificate (if you are participating in that).


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