Celebrating volunteers

Petition to increase mileage rates for volunteers

Canterbury District Volunteer Centre have been running a Social Transport scheme taking predominantly older people to medical and social appointments, across the district and beyond, for many years.  This service utilizes volunteer drivers who use their own cars to undertake these journeys.  Due to the current relentless increase in fuel costs, this is directly impacting…

Celebrating volunteers

Celebration of Volunteering

The Canterbury District Volunteer Centre hosted a “Celebration of Volunteering” just prior to Volunteers week, to publicly acknowledge the fantastic endeavours of so many who give their time freely to help others within the Canterbury District.  The Lord Mayor, Cllr Anne Dekker was in attendance to hand out certificates and publicly thank the 100+ volunteers…