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

The Journey of a 'Community Maker'

I've worked on and off for Volunteer Cornwall now for over 10 years, this is my story.Read more

Getting To Grips With The New Role

As I begin my new role I have taken a moment to reflect on my previous work on Welcome Home and look ahead to what my new role entailsRead more

What is a Community Maker?

"I suppose community making could be described as a type of crafting, it just hasn't involved glue and papier mache.......yet!"Read more

Volunteering Defies Age

There is no such thing as too old to volunteer, and we are determined to prove it.Read more

Corporate Volunteering in August

August has been a bit quiet in the world of corporate volunteering. A lot of the teams I’d normally be working with are already covering each other with staff on leave, so it can mean less gets done than I’d like. June and July were busy; September and October look set to be busy too, but August has definitely been quieter.Read more

Community Spirit

17th August 2016 - 12 years ago this week, with my volunteering hat on, I stood in a devastated village in North Cornwall as part of Cornwall Rescue Group and gazed in disbelief at the unfolding scene. How on earth could a community could come back from such destruction and loss?Read more