Motivation and barriers in volunteering

The Do-it Trust, the people behind the online volunteering database, has published the results of its survey run for Volunteers’ Week 2015.

Two thirds of the over 4,000 (online) respondents volunteered so as to ‘give back’ to the community. A lack of time was the top reason for what stopped them volunteering, but the lack of a response from the target organisation was also quoted by a fifth of people.

Read more on Civil Society News, or the Do-it Trust’s own news item.