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The I-VOL search engine works on searches by Location, Cause and Activity. In the location, please enter your county, town or local area. To help you narrow your search, you can also select your preferred cause (the goal of the organisation) and/or activity (the type of volunteering role you're looking for) from the drop-down lists. Should your search not give a return, try to broaden your search by "all causes" or "all activities".

You can also use the keyword search function to search for a specific organisation name or role.

 

Huge Upturn in volunteering in Westmeath

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Community spirit is definitely in the air in Westmeath with a huge upturn in volunteering.  In the first six months of 2013, over 14,000 volunteer hours have been logged by people of Westmeath in their communities.  That is double the amount of time logged compared to the same period in 2012.  “We in the volunteer centre are delighted with this incredible increase in the time that everyone has given in the community” said Ian O’Flynn, Manager of the Westmeath Volunteer Centre. “Since our establishment in 2006 we have now registered over 1,700 people in the volunteer centre with over 500 registering in 2012 and 2013.  Over 320 organisations are now registered with us too and this upswing in hours is testament to the them for creating opportunities for volunteers and also the commitment that volunteers are prepared to give”.

The Westmeath Volunteer Centre is a project within Westmeath Community Development funded by the Department of Environment, Community and Local Government. 

If you have time on your hands and would like to give something back, please contact Ian or Michelle at 044-9348571 or emailian@volunteerwestmeath.ie"> ian@volunteerwestmeath.ie or just visit www.volunteerwestmeath.ie

Alternatively, if you are an organisation that could do with some help or new members, contact us and we in the Westmeath Volunteer Centre will be delighted to help find you some new valuable members for you.

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Currently in the Westmeath Volunteer Centre we have 2,453 active vacancies and thousands more around the country.  So, what are you waiting for?

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