Events

The LSE Volunteer Centre team organises lots of different volunteering events throughout the year for you to get involved in. You can find all our events listed below and you can book your place on CareerHub.

One-off volunteering

Afraid you don’t have time to volunteer? Or have you never volunteered before? Why not join one of our one-off volunteering opportunities and meet students from around the school whilst doing something good. Opportunities take up maximum one day, with no further commitment.

One-off volunteering: missing maps

Starts: 2 Feb 2021, 2:00 pm
Finishes: 2 Feb 2021, 4:00 pm
Remaining places: 250
Want to contribute to a good cause? Plan to try volunteering, but not sure where to start? Or a seasoned volunteer, but pressed for time? This opportunity could be for you!

One-off volunteering: Zooniverse

Starts: 17 Feb 2021, 1:00 pm
Finishes: 17 Feb 2021, 3:00 pm
Remaining places: 250
Want to contribute to a good cause? Plan to try volunteering, but not sure where to start? Or a seasoned volunteer, but pressed for time? This opportunity could be for you!

One-off volunteering: posts pals

Starts: 24 Feb 2021, 1:00 pm
Finishes: 24 Feb 2021, 2:30 pm
Remaining places: 250
Want to contribute to a good cause? Plan to try volunteering, but not sure where to start? Or a seasoned volunteer, but pressed for time? This opportunity could be for you!

One-off volunteering: write for rights

Starts: 9 Mar 2021, 1:00 pm
Finishes: 9 Mar 2021, 2:30 pm
Remaining places: 250
In this online session, you’ll join Amnesty’s global letter-writing campaign to help to secure justice for people whose basic human rights are being attacked.

Insights, tips, and tricks

Do you wonder what the benefits of volunteering are? Or how you can get involved? Find out more during these seminars.

DiD: is voluntourism ethical?

Starts: 27 Jan 2021, 1:00 pm
Finishes: 27 Jan 2021, 2:00 pm
Remaining places: 250
We will be screening 'The Voluntourist', a short film developed by the Chloe Sanguinetti that tells the stories of international volunteers and the potential problems in this industry.

Take Action: educational inequality

Starts: 10 Feb 2021, 1:00 pm
Finishes: 10 Feb 2021, 2:00 pm
Remaining places: 250
The LSE Volunteer Centre’s ‘Take Action’ series looks to explore some of the most pressing issues that we face as a society and give you the tools to make a difference.

Take Action: food insecurity

Starts: 16 Feb 2021, 1:00 pm
Finishes: 16 Feb 2021, 2:00 pm
Remaining places: 250
The LSE Volunteer Centre’s ‘Take Action’ series looks to explore some of the most pressing issues that we face as a society and give you the tools to make a difference.

Take Action: Black Lives Matter

Starts: 25 Feb 2021, 1:00 pm
Finishes: 25 Feb 2021, 2:00 pm
Remaining places: 250
The LSE Volunteer Centre’s ‘Take Action’ series looks to explore some of the most pressing issues that we face as a society and give you the tools to make a difference.

Take Action: refugees and asylum seekers

Starts: 12 Mar 2021, 1:00 pm
Finishes: 12 Mar 2021, 2:00 pm
Remaining places: 250
The LSE Volunteer Centre’s ‘Take Action’ series looks to explore some of the most pressing issues that we face as a society and give you the tools to make a difference. In this panel talk we will be focussing on the issue of refugees and asylum seekers in the UK.

Meet charity representatives on campus

Come meet and chat to charity representatives on campus offering various volunteering roles.

In conversation with charities: international development

Starts: 29 Jan 2021, 1:00 pm
Finishes: 29 Jan 2021, 2:00 pm
Remaining places: 250
This event is the perfect opportunity for you to meet the wide variety of charities that the Volunteer Centre works with.

Personalised advice

Would you like more advice or do you want to talk about anything volunteering related? Book a one-to-one discussion with the Volunteer Centre Manager.