Category Archives: Volunteer Revolution

VolunteerMakers

The rise of micro-volunteering and a very British volunteer revolution

Digital and social media makes it easy for volunteers to actively engage with their favourite museums, arts organisations and charities, while many more people are prepared to give short bursts of time rather than a longer term commitment to volunteering.  Put the two together (digital and short bursts of volunteering activity) you have the rise of micro-volunteering. Micro-volunteering doesn’t always require digital technology however, see the examples below, but it is an important impetus Read more [...]