• Nepal earthquake relief
    Help us Rebuild Nepal Nepal needs our help to rebuild itself after a devastating earthquake. Donate today to support our work.
  • Chic at the Shelbourne

    Join us for this year's Chic at the Shelbourne on Wednesday, 2 December 2015. The event, with special guest MC Brendan Courtney, will showcase the latest fashion creations from Ireland's top designers.

  • Valuing Volunteering
    Groundbreaking Research into Volunteering

    VSO's Valuing Volunteering research paper shows how and why volunteering contributes to poverty reduction and sustainable development. Click on the image above to download it now.

  • Stand out from the Crowd - Volunteer today!

    Are you an experienced education professional? if so, we have opportunties for you to volunteer and help us end poverty by improving education systems across the developing world. Apply today!

  • Tell your volunteer story

    Have you contributed to making the world a better place through volunteering? Click on the above image to submit your story to 500 Ways. 

Have you got what it takes to volunteer?

Around the world, your skills can make a difference. The communities we work in need experienced professionals like you.

As a VSO volunteer, you’ll live and work alongside local professionals, helping improve the quality of life for people who need it most. What’s more, you’ll experience a different culture in a way few people ever can.

You’ll change lives – including your own. Take the first step towards volunteering with VSO today.

"Volunteering with VSO makes sense to me. At a very basic but fundamental level, the work of VSO volunteers is sustainable” Beibhinn Ní Mhuirí, VSO volunteer