Volunteer Centre East Lothian

Charity registered in Scotland SC029045

We provide support, learning and development opportunities for people and organisations. We provide guidance, support and training to Third Sector organisations and community groups. We enable people to engage with their local community, develop and learn new skills through volunteering. We also facilitate Third Sector representation at a local level through our delegate system. Elected from with the Sector, delegates voice challenges and opinions on emerging issues, get involved in local decision making and champion the work of the Sector.


Current opportunities

OUR YOUTH BEFRIENDING SERVICE IS DELIVERED THROUGHOUT EAST LOTHIAN TO YOUNG PEOPLE AGED 8 TO 16 YEARS. We aim to have lots of fun and choice in activities while fostering a culture of healthy self-respect, positivity, increased self-confidence, and motivation. We hope to bring positivity and nurture to young people that are experiencing very difficult and challenging lifestyles.

🌟 Join Our Community of Compassion! 🌟 Are you passionate about making a difference in the lives of others? Do you have a heart full of kindness and a desire to give back to your community? We're calling out to all warm-hearted souls who want to spread love and positivity! At Community First East Lothian we believe that small acts of kindness can create big ripples of change. That's why we're looking for volunteers like you to join us in our mission to make the world a brighter, happier place. Whether you're a seasoned volunteer or just starting your journey of giving back, there's a place for you in our community. There are countless ways for you to make a meaningful impact. Here's why you should volunteer with us: 🌟 Make a Difference: Every moment you spend volunteering with us contributes to building a better, more compassionate world. 🌟 Build Connections: Join a diverse community of like-minded individuals who share your passion for helping others. 🌟 Grow Personally: Gain valuable skills, experiences, and personal fulfillment as you give your time and energy to meaningful causes. 🌟 Spread Joy: There's nothing quite like the feeling of bringing a smile to someone's face. Join us in spreading happiness wherever we go! No matter your age, background, or experience level, we welcome you with open arms. Together, we can create a ripple effect of kindness that touches the lives of countless individuals. Ready to join us in spreading warmth and positivity?

The Fa'side Community Pantry in Tranent is an initiative set up to tackle food poverty. We are looking for Volunteers to help with the running of the pantry and to serve the members of the community. You will be assisting by helping keep the pantry area clean and tiny. Organising and checking stock to ensure it is in date and suitable to hand out. Aswell as helping with food donations and deliveries. Overall, you will be getting to help and interact with the community.