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Elderly and unemployed encouraged to volunteer

Elderly and unemployed encouraged to volunteer

Education Secretary David Blunkett will today announce plans to encourage older people to give time to the community and make it easier for unemployed people to volunteer. His announcement will come in a keynote speech to be delivered at the National Council for Voluntary Organisations’ conference in London.

Read Blunkett to encourage elderly and unemployed to volunteer by Nicola Hill at SocietyGuardian.

Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world's first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp.

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