A highlight of the excellent work done under Cornwall Council's Employer-Supporting Volunteering programme

Cornwall Council have been working with Volunteer Cornwall since 2011 to allow their staff to volunteer with charities and community groups. Here are a couple of case studies of the hard work which volunteers have done in the past year.Read more

Hidden gems

Steeple Woodland Nature Reserve - an oasis of green space and tranquil ancient woodland, a hop, skip and a jump from the busy summer beaches of St Ives. Space For You - a charity offering counselling and creative therapies in a dreamy location, a stones throw from Land's End. Bosavern Community Farm - organic produce, bees, polytunnels and a cob built community space for the odd game of Scrabble.Read more

A Great Week of Volunteering Despite the Conditions

In the breaks between the wind and rain, volunteers have found time to make a difference in the community and to impact lives.Read more

Thank You to Tesco Volunteers

Last week saw two teams from Tesco tackling projects in Newquay and near Penzance.Read more

Community Heroes

Nat shares a heartfelt thanks to all of the great volunteers who give up their time to help others in these difficult times.Read more

Sunshine and Volunteers out in force

Last week saw two groups of employer-supported volunteers outside and enjoying the good weather. Find out what they did and how you can do the same!Read more

Volunteering is the perfect excuse to spend some time in the sun

Yesterday and team of Cornwall Council volunteers spent the day helping to tidy Daymer Bay beach and were treated to a day in the sun as a result.Read more

All the fun of the fair

The Community of Liskeard come together for a day of fun in an indoor fairRead more

A Message From Pamela About The Home and Garden Makeover Scheme

A brief video message from Pamela, who was recently visited by some volunteers from our Home and Garden Makeover scheme which is run in partnership with Cornwall Council and MacmillanRead more

Spring time at last!

It's Springtime, a great time to have a new beginning by getting out and volunteering in your community.Read more

Society's hidden volunteers

There are many people in our society who give up their time to help others but don't see themselves as volunteers, are you one?Read more


#BigHelpCornwall is a great way to get involved with your local club.Read more

Council Staff volunteer with Cornwall Hospice Care

I got to spend the day volunteering along side council staff members at Cornwall Hospice Care, and learning all the hard work they doRead more

How Can Volunteering Help You Keep Your New Year's Resolution?

A new year means a New Year's resolution. If yours is to get to know your colleagues better or to get more active then find out how Volunteer Cornwall can help.Read more

Bolt strikes twice!

Terry Bolt strikes twice and lights up the day!Read more

My First Week In My New Post

When my boss said in my first week I would be getting deep into the weeds with my new job I didn't expect him to mean it literally!Read more