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Monaghan Volunteer Centre

April Newsletter

Welcome to our April newsletter. Most of our featured volunteer roles are things you can do from home. If you don’t find anything to suit here or on our website now please do check in again in a couple of months or get in touch. More roles will return as covid restriction ease later in…
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March 2021 Newsletter

March Newsletter

Welcome to our March Newsletter.  Spring has arrived and we have some new and exciting roles and opportunities for you all this month. Training Volunteer Ireland and the network of volunteer centres are offering voluntary organisations free online training on volunteer engagement. Each course takes place over 2 mornings and they will run monthly from April.…
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February Newsletter

Welcome to our February Newsletter.  Spring is around the corner, the days are getting longer and brighter and everything seems a bit more positive! Training We have a selection of training coming up during 2021, some online and hopefully some face to face later in the year. Let us know if there is a topic you…
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January Newsletter

Hello everyone and welcome to our January newsletter. We hope you are all keeping safe and well and enjoy reading our latest news.   Meals on Wheels in South Monaghan would like a  volunteer to help with their Saturday deliveries. More here:   Garda Vetting Training for organisations will take place at 2:30pm on Tuesday 26th January via…
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December News

Welcome to our December newsletter. As this strange and difficult year comes to an end, we want to say thank you to everyone who has volunteered or offered to volunteer during it. Volunteers have done amazing work in very difficult circumstances and made such an impact in their communities. Well done to every one of…
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November News

Welcome, we hope this newsletter finds you well.    Many people find November a difficult month & this year has brought extra stress. Check out our tip of the month & consider how you can help others & the energy that volunteering could bring to your life.   Meals on Wheels services now cover most…
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October Newsletter

Welcome to the Monaghan Volunteer Centre October newsletter. As we face an increase to level 3 on the “Living with Covid-19” plan and we are all feeling a bit gloomy, it’s a good time to stop and remember the good things that are still happening around us. Like the difference volunteers make in their communities.…
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Interview with Lean-In Ireland Co-founder Breda McCague

As part of our National Volunteer Week events Liza interviewed inspirational speaker, transformational change specialist and co-founder of Lean-In Ireland, Breda McCague. Breda talks about how she benefited from volunteering & why others should give it a try.

Winners of County Monaghan Volunteer Awards 2020 Announced Monaghan Volunteer Centre have announced the winners of the annual County Monaghan Volunteer Award winners. The Volunteer Centre, part of Monaghan Integrated Development, has been running the awards since 2007. The format of the awards has changed significantly this year, with no large presentation ceremony possible. However, the hard work and dedication of the…
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September Newsletter

Hello everyone and welcome to our September Newsletter.  Tip of the Month: It doesn’t cost to say thank you  It’s National Volunteering Week and this year it’s all about thanking volunteers. This can happen in so many ways, it can be as simple as a thank you text, email or card, a birthday card or…
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