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Youth Volunteering


Name: Emma Heron
Age: 19
Emma Heron
Where do you volunteer?
CEF and Jiu Jitsu club
What inspired you to get involved?
The organisation was looking for volunteers and it was something I was interested in so I thought I could help out.
What does your volunteering involve?
Mostly working with young children and organising lessons.
What skills or qualities are required for your volunteering role?
You need to be organised, reliable, really determined and willing to work hard!
What do you enjoy most about volunteering and what has been your highlight?
The ability to have fun while working with others it was something I really looked forward to!!
Why would you encourage others to become a Millennium Volunteer and what advice would you give them?
You can make a difference but have fun at the same time. Choose something you enjoy.