#Volunteer

  • Article: These Charities Found a Genius Way to Use Festival Leftovers to Help Refugees
    Citizenship

    These Charities Found a Genius Way to Use Festival Leftovers to Help Refugees

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 12, 2019

    Help Refugees tells us about their festival salvages, alongside Herts for Refugees and FWRD. Read more

  • Article: Ethiopia Just Planted 353 Million Trees in 24 Hours
    Environment

    Ethiopia Just Planted 353 Million Trees in 24 Hours

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 29, 2019

    Reforestation could be the best way to stop climate change. Read more

  • Article: How 2,000 NHS Medics Have Trained Over 93,000 Health Workers Around the World
    AdvocacyHealth

    How 2,000 NHS Medics Have Trained Over 93,000 Health Workers Around the World

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 8, 2019

    It’s been quietly running for eight years, and achieving huge levels of success. Read more

  • Article: I Worked With a Community in Tanzania to Create a Film About Teenage Pregnancy
    OpinionEducation

    I Worked With a Community in Tanzania to Create a Film About Teenage Pregnancy

    June 24, 2019

    Filmmaker Justin Spray explores "poverty porn", girls' education, and the power of stories. Read more

  • Article: Mountain of Trash: Thousands of Volunteers Clean Up Plastic Litter at NYC Beach
    ImpactEnvironment

    Mountain of Trash: Thousands of Volunteers Clean Up Plastic Litter at NYC Beach

    By Joe McCarthy|June 10, 2019

    “We live here, the beach is our backyard, and the amount of trash we see is astounding.” Read more

  • Article: This Scottish Organisation Is Helping Thousands of Girls in Malawi Learn Computer Skills
    Education

    This Scottish Organisation Is Helping Thousands of Girls in Malawi Learn Computer Skills

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 9, 2019

    It honours the legacy of British computer science pioneer Alan Turing. Read more

  • Article: This UC Berkeley Student's Life Changed After She Went to Puerto Rico to Rebuild Houses
    PartnerCitizenship

    This UC Berkeley Student's Life Changed After She Went to Puerto Rico to Rebuild Houses

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Dana Brandes-Simon|Nov. 26, 2018

    Hasti Ahmadi went on a service trip to Puerto Rico — and stayed longer to have a greater impact. Read more

  • Article: An Online Platform Is Connecting Passionate South Africans With Charitable Causes
    Citizenship

    An Online Platform Is Connecting Passionate South Africans With Charitable Causes

    By Thato Mahlangu|Nov. 22, 2018

    “We are about matchmaking — for good.” Read more