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: Be Enriched

Starts: 6 Feb 2023, 11:00 am
Finishes: 6 Feb 2023, 3:00 pm
Venue: Crossways Church Hall, 18 Hampton Street, SE17 3AL
Volunteers will work as a group with the Canteen Leader to plan and cook a three-course vegetarian meal using food donated to us by local supermarkets and greengrocers. The group will decide who is going to tackle each part of the meal, and once it has been cooked, they will plate up and serve.

Place2Be at Young Voice 2023 Volunteer

Starts: 6 Feb 2023, 6:00 pm
Finishes: 7 Feb 2023, 9:30 pm
Venue: Arena Square, Engineers Way, London HA9 0AA
Place2Be are thrilled to be partnering on the 2023 concert series with Young Voices. By volunteering with us, you can help us to reach our goal of raising £50,000 for children's mental health.

One-Off Volunteering: Greenwich Peninsular Ecology Park

Starts: 1 Mar 2023, 10:00 am
Finishes: 1 Mar 2023, 3:30 pm
Venue: Greenwich Peninsular Ecology Park, Greenwich, London
Remaining places: 9
Want to contribute to a good cause? Want to try volunteering, but not sure where to start? Or an experienced volunteer, but pressed for time? This opportunity could be for you!

One-off volunteering: Knitting for Syria

Starts: 8 Mar 2023, 12:00 pm
Finishes: 8 Mar 2023, 2:00 pm
Venue: LSE, Centre Building, Houghton Street, CBG.1.04
Remaining places: 8
The LSE Volunteer Centre is getting creative in our one-off volunteering program. Come along to learn how to knit and create squares to contribute to a blanket to make a huge difference to the lives of internally displaced people.

One-Off Volunteering: Missing Maps

Starts: 20 Mar 2023, 3:30 pm
Finishes: 20 Mar 2023, 5:00 pm
Venue: LSE, Lionel Robbins Building, Portugal Street, LSE LIFE Workspace 2
Remaining places: 40
Missing Maps is an open, collaborative project in which you can help to map areas where humanitarian organisations are trying to meet the needs of vulnerable people. SO bring your laptop down to get stuck in!

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.

Meet charity representatives on campus

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

Charity Tuesday - The Hunger Project

Starts: 31 Jan 2023, 11:30 am
Finishes: 31 Jan 2023, 1:30 pm
Venue: LSE, Lionel Robbins Building, Portugal Street, Outside
Every Tuesday we celebrate Charity Tuesday by inviting a charity partner onto campus to talk to students about the volunteering opportunities they have to offer.

Charity Tuesday - Carers UK

Starts: 28 Feb 2023, 11:30 am
Finishes: 28 Feb 2023, 1:30 pm
Venue: LSE, Lionel Robbins Building, Portugal Street, Outside
Every Tuesday we celebrate Charity Tuesday by inviting a charity partner onto campus to talk to students about the volunteering opportunities they have to offer.

Charity Tuesday - The Literacy Pirates

Starts: 7 Mar 2023, 11:30 am
Finishes: 7 Mar 2023, 1:30 pm
Venue: LSE, Lionel Robbins Building, Portugal Street, Outside
Every Tuesday we celebrate Charity Tuesday by inviting a charity partner onto campus to talk to students about the volunteering opportunities they have to offer.

Charity Tuesday - Community of Sant'Egidio

Starts: 14 Mar 2023, 11:30 am
Finishes: 14 Mar 2023, 1:30 pm
Venue: LSE, Lionel Robbins Building, Portugal Street, Outside
Every Tuesday we celebrate Charity Tuesday by inviting a charity partner onto campus to talk to students about the volunteering opportunities they have to offer.

Charity Tuesday - Action Tutoring

Starts: 21 Mar 2023, 11:30 am
Finishes: 21 Mar 2023, 1:30 pm
Venue: LSE, Lionel Robbins Building, Portugal Street, Outside
Every Tuesday we celebrate Charity Tuesday by inviting a charity partner onto campus to talk to students about the volunteering opportunities they have to offer.

Charity Tuesday - The Access Project

Starts: 28 Mar 2023, 11:30 am
Finishes: 28 Mar 2023, 1:30 pm
Venue: LSE, Lionel Robbins Building, Portugal Street, Outside
Every Tuesday we celebrate Charity Tuesday by inviting a charity partner onto campus to talk to students about the volunteering opportunities they have to offer.

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.