University of Derby Volunteering Fair

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University of Derby Volunteering Fair

The University of Derby’s annual Volunteering Fair will take place in the first semester of the 2017-18 academic year at the Kedleston Road site.

Open to the public, the Fair is a fantastic opportunity to meet local charities and find out how you can get involved in the community while gaining valuable experience for your CV or just having fun!

Organisations which attended the 2016 fair are listed below.

Wednesday 2nd November Thursday 3rd November
Air Arts

Amnesty International Derby and District


Big Bang Education CIC

British Heart Foundation


Citizens Advice Witness Service

Community Action

Derby & District Samaritans

Derby Cruse Bereavement Care

Derby Museums

Derbyshire Autism Services

Derbyshire Police

Derbyshire Victim Services

East Midlands Ambulance Service

Enterprise for Education (E4E)

Enthusiasm Trust

First Steps

Furthest from the Sea

Multi-Faith Centre

National Trust Hardwick Portfolio

P3 – People Potential Possibilities

Parkinsons UK

Raspberry Pi Foundation (Code Club)

Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI)


RSPCA Derby and District

Steps for the Future

The Arkwright Society

The Rotary Club of Derby

UDSU Union Volunteers & Green Volunteers

YMCA Derbyshire

Youth Hostel Association (YHA)

British Red Cross

Cancer Research UK

Caudwell Children

Children First Derby


Derby Cathedral

Derby Parks Volunteers

Derby Refugee Advice Centre

Derbyshire LGBT+

Derbyshire, Leicestershire & Rutland Air Ambulance


Healthwatch Derbyshire

International Women’s Day Derby Event

Marie Curie


National Childbirth Trust (NCT) Derby & District

Newlife Foundation for Disabled Children

Padley Group

Radio Communication Museum of Great Britain

Rainbows Children’s Hospice

Rethink Derby Steps

Safe Families for Children

Sight Support Derbyshire


Student Action for Refugees



UDSU Union Volunteers & Green Volunteers

Women’s Work (Derbyshire) Ltd

More information about the event and activities on the day will be released in September 2017. 

If you are a charity or not-for-profit organisation interested in attending the Fair to promote volunteering opportunities please visit this page for more information.

To discuss volunteering or the Fair please contact Lucy Dean on 01332 592939 or

Follow us on Twitter @DerbyUniVol and #DerbyUniVolFair to keep up to date in the run up to the event.