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Downpatrick - Volunteer Now

Downpatrick - Volunteer Now

Downpatrick - Volunteer

YOUTH VOLUNTEERING Student Volunteering Week | Downpatrick Volunteer Profile Cait Murray Age - 19 Where do you volunteer? I volunteer at Marie Curie Club Downpatrick, Barnardos, DRP, Special Olympics, The Transplant Games, Knockevin Summer Scheme &Habitat for Humanity Malawi Project 2012 What inspired you to get involved? My mother & grandmother were the most inspirational influences regarding my desire to volunteer. Both worked in community care for years & watching them & learning how to care for people instilled in me kindness & a need to care for people who need it most. Would you encourage others to become a Millennium Volunteer ? Volunteering by far surpasses any other opportunities. You can volunteer & gain experience in any career that your interested in. You make new friends & acquire excellent contacts who will always be there for you as you settle into full time work. IMPROVE YOUR CV! MEET NEW PEOPLE! MAKE JOB & UCAS APPLICATIONS STAND GIVE BACK TO YOUR COMMUNITY! HAVE FUN! Boost your job prospects! Volunteering is one of the best ways to make your CV stand out and get that dream job. You can gain new skills, training, great experience and confidence in an area where you would like to work; all while giving something back to your community, having fun and meeting new people! Employers also value volunteering, with 51% of recent graduates saying volunteering helped get them a job. For more information visit www.volunteernow.co.uk

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