Town’s volunteer army boosted by coronavirus grant

VULNERABLE and isolated pensioners and people with disabilities in Wilton are being supported through the pandemic by a network of hard-working vo

We need new trustees to help us carry on making a difference

Wiltshire Community Foundation is looking for new trustees to join our board and help us make a difference all over Swindon and Wiltshire.

More than 70 groups learn together at funding conference

More than 100 people representing 79 charity groups from across Wiltshire and Swindon came together at our annual funding conference.

Refugee Week: Swindon City of Sanctuary

A scheme that places refugees with host families in Swindon is helping to prevent them becoming homeless – but it needs more help.

Volunteers week: Dick Millard

When Dick Millard retired from a management role at BT he was determined to find something to do that got him out in the fresh air.

Volunteers' week: Jess Foord

Student Jess Foord admits she was daunted by the prospect of volunteering at homeless charity Opendoors in Devizes but six months on she enjoys it

Volunteers' week: Chris Jones

When retired civil servant Chris Jones signed up to become a volunteer befriender helping struggling families he was glad to have something to occ

Volunteers' Week: David Wray

Former Nationwide senior executive David Wray says volunteering is all about getting more back than you put in.

Volunteers' Week: Alan Pleydell

Alan has travelled across Europe working as a relationship manager for the Quakers but it is his work as a volunteer counsellor in Wiltshire that


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