Volunteering is a great way to contribute to the community, meet new people and make a real difference to others.

Volunteering

Volunteering is a great way to contribute to the community, meet new people and make a real difference to others.
With around 37,000 student members, we have a strong and powerful voice, that when united can bring about big changes.
students on the Thames estuary helping lift a tyre

Get involved!

Browse the volunteer directory for current opportunities, create a volunteer profile, and get in touch with a charity or King’s department directly if you see a role you like.

You can also sign up to our monthly Newsletter by selecting interests as 'Volunteering Opportunities'

Volunteering FAQ's

Blog post: How to volunteer indoors

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Current Volunteers

Log in to track your applications, record the hours you’ve spent volunteering, find out about the recognition you can receive for your good work, or apply for a DBS check for a KCLSU project.

Recognition for volunteering

About DBS checks

fundraising event

Setting up a project

Got an idea for a way to make a difference? Find out how to set up a volunteering project of your own. You could even receive funding to turn your plan into a reality. Once you’ve read the guidance, you’ll need to submit a proposal to the Volunteering and Fundraising Coordinator who will help you develop your project.

Step by step guide

About project funding

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Volunteer Recruiters

Want to get King’s students on-board with your volunteering opportunity? Whether you’re an external charity, King’s department or student club/society we’re always looking for new not-for-profit organisations to partner with. Register below to advertise your roles on our volunteer directory.

Information for recruiters

Nominate a Volunteer of the Month

“Volunteering is a wonderful way to build new connections and contribute to the supportive community that makes King's great. Every student has something to contribute when it comes to the Student Union and volunteering is a great way to explore where you fit in best!”

- Yvanna Todorova, Positive Peers