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Monaghan Volunteer Centre

December Newsletter

Welcome to our December Newsletter Gaisce PAL Leader – This is a youth mentoring role MORE HERE Down Syndrome Centre – Give 2 hours and show your support by selling 2020 calendars for this group MORE HERE Woodwork Tutor – A daycare service for people with intellectual disabilities in Clones are seeking a new volunteer…
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Christmas Coffee Morning Friday 6th December

Our Christmas Coffee Morning is a chance for anyone who does some volunteering and anyone involved in running a voluntary organisation to meet up for a chat. Hear other volunteers’ experience and tips, enjoy some tea, coffee, mince pies and have a chat with the Monaghan Volunteer Centre staff Grace and Sinéad. It might just…
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November News

Dates for Your Diary Tomorrow evening (Thursday 7th November) we will be delivering the PPN information session on finding, motivating and supporting volunteers. 7.00 pm at the Wetlands Centre in Ballybay. Please contact Leona to book at 047 73750 or email We will hold our Christmas Coffee Morning at Caroline’s Café, Glaslough Street, Monaghan on…
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Winners of 2019 Volunteer Awards Announced

The winners of the 2019 Monaghan Volunteer Awards were announced at an event in the Shirley Arms Hotel, Carrickmacross on the evening of Thursday 3rd October. The event was attended by close to 200 people, including the winners and their guests and also members of the public who attended to hear the guest speaker. As…
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How Volunteering Makes Martin’s Heart Jump with Joy!

We are very grateful to Martin van Tonder for writing this letter about his reasons for volunteering, why he enjoys it and why he thinks you should volunteer too. Martin volunteers with the Failte Isteach English conversation classes in Monaghan Town as a tutor. “Dear volunteer, I’m writing this letter to you on behalf of…
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Monaghan Volunteer Centre take part in National Volunteer Management Conference

Monaghan Volunteer Centre staff member Sinéad Keenan and local volunteer Carmel McArdle recently spoke at the National Volunteer Management Conference. The conference is an annual event organised by Volunteer Ireland and this year it took place at the Marino Institute of Education in Dublin. Speakers at the conference included Minister Séan Canney and Volunteer Ireland…
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