Volunteer News: Summer 2017

We hope you find this issue of Volunteer News just as inspiring as we find you. Why not connect with us on Twitter and Facebook to let us know what you think? 

Got a story you'd like to share? Email volunteernews@macmillan.org.uk

A male volunteer ties up balloons preparing for an outdoor event.

Rise to the challenge

Be at the top of your game when you’re supporting our challenge event participants this summer by whizzing through our easy online training module.

Become the ultimate event volunteer >

The outside of a shop with clothes displayed in the shop window. The shop is called 'Re:Evolve clothing.'

Tailored support

An innovative volunteer-led clothes scheme in Glasgow is providing cost-free clothes to people with cancer when their diagnosis or its treatment means their old outfits no longer fit.

Check out the brilliant boutique >

A young Girlguide smiles.

Reaching a new generation

Our exciting new partnership with Girlguiding Midlands is a fantastic example of how young people are making their time matter for people affected by cancer.

Discover how the girls are helping to change lives >

A Macmillan volunteer sits in conversation. She holds a mug of tea.

Put your skills to good use

Whether you’re an organisational expert, an administrative ace or a customer service supremo, by bringing your professional skills to your volunteering, you can help make the time you give have an even greater impact.

See why your skillset could make all the difference >

Volunteers raising their arms and posing for an overhead camera.

Your awesome achievements in a nutshell

The results are in and 2016 was another incredible year for Macmillan – and so much of the credit goes to volunteers like you.  

Check out the stats and stories >