Volunteering Fair

The University of Derby holds an annual Volunteering Fair at our Kedleston Road site.

Open to the public, the Fair is a fantastic opportunity to meet local charities and find out how you can get involved in the community while gaining valuable experience for your CV or just having fun!

Find out more about the organisations attending the Volunteering Fair from their websites in the list below.




Ashbourne Road District Allotment Association

Barclays Digital Eagles

Blind Veterans UK

British Army Reserve (162 Regt RLC)

British Heart Foundation

Cancer Research UK – Race for Life



Childline Nottingham

Citizens Advice Witness Service

Community Action - Derby Volunteer Centre

Crimestoppers Trust UK

Derby & District Samaritans

Derby Community Parent Programme (Ripplez CIC)

Derby Cruse Bereavement Care

Derbyshire Carers Association

Derbyshire Domestic Violence and Sexual Abuse Service

Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service

Derbyshire Police

Derbyshire Recovery and Peer Support Service

Derbyshire Victim Services

DKMS Foundation

Duke of Edinburgh Award

Elm Foundation


Furthest from the Sea Music, Comedy and Arts CIC

GEM’s Cash for Kids

Girlguiding Derbyshire

Guide Dogs

Headway Derby

Healthwatch Derby

Healthwatch Derbyshire

International Women’s Day

Marie Curie

Multi-Faith Centre

National Trust

Newlife Charity for Disabled Children

P3 – People Potential Possibilities

Padley Group

Radio Communication Museum of Great Britain

Raspberry Pi Foundation (Code Club)


Rotary Club of Derby

Royal British Legion


Salvation Army Charity Shop and Cafe

Self Help UK – Tandem Project

Sight Support Derbyshire


Spectrum D

Student Minds

SV2 – Supporting Victims of Sexual Abuse



Umbrella Derby and Derbyshire

Well For Life

YHA England and Wales (Youth Hostel Association)

YMCA Derbyshire

To discuss volunteering or the Fair please contact Lucy Dean on 01332 592939 or volunteering@derby.ac.uk.If you are a charity or not-for-profit organisation interested in attending the Fair to promote volunteering opportunities please visit this page for more information.

Follow us on Twitter @DerbyUniVol and #DerbyUniVolFair to keep up to date in the run up to the event.