Are you ready to do something amazing?

We are really proud of the many activities, services, and opportunities we offer our young people of Bolton, but we simply would not be able to offer these invaluable activities without our incredible team of volunteers.  Each and every one of our 250+ volunteers bring with them their own unique set of skills, talents, experiences, and above all, passion, supporting our young people to truly develop their potential. 

We have a wide range of opportunities to suit each person’s skills, interests and flexibility including;

Find out more about each of these exciting opportunities by exploring our website, or contact the Volunteering Team on 01204 540 139 or volunteering@blgc.co.uk

Make a real difference to young people's lives

We literally could not provide the invaluable services we offer our young people without the support of our amazing volunteers. But it’s also a fun and rewarding opportunity for you too, to give back to the Bolton community, develop new skills, and make a real difference to the lives of our young people.

FAQ's

Check out our FAQ's for more information, or if you can't find the answer, get in touch with the Volunteering Team who will be happy to help!

My volunteer journey

Ok, so you know you want to volunteer, you’ve had a look through the different opportunities; what next? This info graphic below give a rough idea of the different stages involved in beginning your volunteer journey with us.

We estimate that the entire journey from application to becoming an approved volunteer can take about 1-2 months, depending on availability for training dates and have long it takes to for the Enhanced DBS to be fully processed.

Already a Volunteer?

If you are already one of our amazing volunteers, then this section is for you; jam packed full of upcoming dates, resources, and updates.

Volunteer of the Month

All our volunteers are fantastic, but each month we shine a light on our Volunteer of the Month who has gone above and beyond. A huge thank you and congratulations to October’s Volunteer of the Month, Joanne Gavin!

Joanne always goes above and beyond in supporting young people in Bolton.  As well as being a fantastic volunteer Mentor and Independent Visitor for so many young people for over 10 years, Joanne is always ready to jump on board with any fundraising activities we hold.  Joanne gives everything she can to the club and always will do, in particular organising and managing the many volunteers for BLGC’s Beer Festival this month!

From all of Bolton Lads & Girls Club, thank you for being a fantastic volunteer and the difference you have made for our young people.

Check out our other amazing Volunteers who have won Volunteer of the Month.

What's next?

If you are interested in any of the roles please complete a Volunteer Application form and email it back to us. If you have any questions, queries, or just fancy a chat, please get in touch with our Volunteer Coordinator, Saz, we would love to hear from you! Email: volunteering@blgc.co.uk