Volunteer Stories

Woman Loveheart with HandsSo you want to become a volunteer?

If you are interested in joining a voluntary organisation, why not read our volunteer stories below and get a taste of what it means to be an SVP volunteer.

We also have a volunteer frequently asked questions which might help answer with any questions you may have.

Volunteer FAQ's

SVP's Volunteer Stories:

17 Years an SVP Volunteer

Meet Ronnie, a volunteer with St Joseph, Berkeley Road Conference in Dublin North Inner City.

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Rose's Story with SVP


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Rose has been a volunteer with SVP for nearly her whole life. She even met her husband through the Society!

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Being an SVP Shop Volunteer

Ray puts his good humour to work every time he volunteers to achieve one of his retirement goals...

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I volunteered to make a difference

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I wanted to help those less fortunate in my own community and make a difference

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What it means to be an SVP Volunteer

It’s just good to have that little sense of feeling that you’re helping somebody.

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Interested in becoming a volunteer

Register your interest to become a volunteer.