Category: Voluntary Sector, Volunteering

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Become a School Governor

Theresa Dickens
"Typical" school governors

What do you need to become a school governor? Theresa Dickens explores the topic for us, based on her own experience of becoming a governor.

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Adventures of a Coastguard

Don Adamson

It takes a special kind of person to get a kick out of being hauled out of bed in the small hours and in all weathers to deal with sometimes tricky problems. There are compensations: I shall always treasure the gleam in young eyes when, at PR gigs, I would explain, “Coastguards are the good guys. We save lives and rescue people. The best thing about us is that you get your clothes dirty, come home covered in mud and there is nothing your mother can say about it.”

👭🏽 SOROPTIMISTS

Women across the world

Wanda Wright

The first Soroptimist club was set up, by 80 women, 100 years ago (1921) in California to improve the rights and status of women in a male dominated world.