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Durham University

Staff Volunteering and Outreach

Upcoming events

As well as Team Challenges and Individual Volunteering activities the Staff Volunteering and Outreach Team regularly organise events that actively promote community volunteering opportunities.

We're always interested to hear about new sessions that you would like running, please get in touch.

Below are our up and coming events:

Wednesday 20th February - Staff Volunteering Opportunities Fair - 11:00 until 13:45

25 Church St, Durham DH1 3DQ

With over 20 local community charities in attendance, this is a perfect chance to see the scope of what opportunity are available to staff members. A light buffet and refreshments will be provided. The Staff Volunteering and Outreach Team will also hold a Question and Answer session. Come and ask us any questions, about volunteering in work time, that you may have!

Thursday 21st February - Bussiness Ambassadors information lunch - 12:00 until 13:30

Grey College, Pennington Room

We're pleased to offer an information session on how staff can become involved with EBPn (Education Business Partnership National) as a Business Ambassador ( There are currently more than 10 staff members assisting the programme by using their skills. Time commitments differ from 2-3 hours, half days or full days. Individuals can choose the programmes that they feel suited to. This opportunity is open to all staff, at all levels of the Unversity.

If you're interested please drop us an email confirming your attendance and any dietary requirements, or any questions you may have.