Preston’s Green Volunteers

Podio Preston recently spoke to Rebekah Stevenson, Preston City Council’s Environmental Volunteers Officer to find out more about environmental volunteering opportunities with Preston City Council.   “After graduating from the University of Keele and working for a variety of environmental organisations I turned my skills towards helping my hometown grow and I now work at…

Volunteering: how can it benefit you?

‘Volunteers Needed’ is a message that we see everywhere: ranging from notices in shop windows to posts on social media pages. You may read posts like that and think ‘What’s in it for me?’. This is a good question: What benefits does volunteering have to YOU? There are a number of different ways that volunteering…