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Monaghan Volunteer Centre

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. https://youtu.be/sLe2M1kRqKE

Winners of County Monaghan Volunteer Awards 2020 Announced

https://youtu.be/Xq0fSN0uepY 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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Nominees for County Monaghan Volunteer Awards 2020

https://youtu.be/SVvCxr7yLtI Happy National Volunteering Week 2020! This year it’s all about thanking volunteers and we have some very special volunteers we would like to thank. We are very exited to share with you the nominees in the County Monaghan Volunteer Awards. The nominations cover a wide range of volunteering and give a great insight into…
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Looking After Your Well-Being as a Volunteer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ISOo5EF9HqE&feature=youtu.be While we had to postpone National Volunteering Week to September (21st – 27th), we are confident that it will be worth the wait! The week will have a dual focus – thanking volunteers and organisations for everything they have done this year and encouraging you all to focus on your own health and well-being.…
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August Newsletter

Welcome to our August Newsletter! As restrictions have eased this month we have more volunteer opportunities available from a variety of organisations, all details and links are listed however if you would like to discuss any of these roles or find out more information – you can contact us on the details below. Tip of…
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Minister Humphreys Encourages Nominations for County Monaghan Volunteer Awards

https://volunteermonaghan.ie/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/200723-Min-Humphreys-Monaghan-Vol-Awards-1.mp4 Minister Heather Humphreys of the Department of Department of Rural and Community Development has encouraged people to nominate individuals and groups for the County Monaghan Volunteer Awards. The awards take place annually and seek to recognise the efforts and achievements of volunteers and voluntary groups in Co. Monaghan. Volunteers have always been at the heart…
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July Newsletter

Welcome to our July Newsletter. We have lots of new volunteer opportunities this month so hopefully there is something for everyone. Tip of the Month: The Old & The New The dynamic can be difficult to get right when new volunteers join a long established organisation. New members are the lifeblood of any group so…
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