Press Release: Matchmaking Sligo Businesses with Local Charities and Voluntary groups

Sligo's business community attended a briefing session on Tuesday last to hear about the Adopt a Charity initiative, spearheaded by Sligo Volunteer Centre, as part of Sligo's designation…

Engineers Week: Abbott Volunteers Bring Engineering to Life For Hundreds of Students Nationwide

Over 120 schoolchildren from six different Sligo schools explored the exciting world of engineering with the help of volunteers from Abbott. At a special event/series of special…

We want to play matchmaker – by helping businesses ‘Adopt a charity’ or a voluntary group

Sometimes businesses have great ideas or intentions to do something for the community – the problem is, they don’t quite know how to channel their goodwill. Sligo Volunteer…

Minister Catherine Byrne Attends Regional Consultation on SICAP

Last Friday 10th March Catherine Byrne, Minister of State for Community and National Drugs Strategy, visited Sligo to attend a Regional Consultation event on the Social Inclusion…

EVC's Volunteer Voices marks International Women's Day 2017

EUROPEAN Volunteering Capital and Sligo Volunteer Centre came together last week to hold an inaugural ‘Volunteer Voices’ event — an opportunity for people to meet and chat…

Your County Needs You - Get Involved with this year's St. Patrick's Day

This year, Sligo's St. Patrick's Day Parade is celebrating the county's designation as the European Volunteering Capital for 2017 with the theme of "Volunteering - the Spirit of…

New Video Celebrates Designation as European Volunteering Capital

On the occasion of Sligo's designation as European Volunteering Capital 2017, Sligo County Council welcomed European, National and local Guests to a Civic Reception at the Institute…