Manchester Metropolitan University Students' Union
 

Reward and recognition

Volunteering is more than time spent; it’s also about skills gained! 

If you already volunteer with The Union or you have found your perfect volunteer opportunity through our online portal you can log your volunteering hours and the skills you have gained to access rewards and support. After 25 hours you should log skills along with each session of volunteering in order to claim your reward.
 

HOW TO LOG YOUR HOURS

 

 

'Get Going': 5 hours

- Receive a 'make a change' tote bag and reflective volunteering diary with guidance on how to make the most of your volunteering.
- Come in for a chat if you need any support. 

 

Bronze: 25 hours

- Claim a digital certificate of your achievement!
- Attend our Reflecting on Your Volunteering workshop to learn how your volunteering can take you far.

 

Silver: 50 hours

- Claim a digital certificate of your achievement!
- Access leadership and development training modules to improve your skills;

 

Gold: 100 hours

- Claim a digital certificate of your achievement!
- Access a £50 Training and Development Bursary to use towards any course, training or qualification of your choice

 

Platinum: 200 hours

- Claim a digital certificate of your achievement!
- Get recognised as a Platinum volunteer at the annual Volunteering Awards

 

Volunteering is more than time spent; it’s all about skills gained! For each session of volunteering you log after you have reached 25 hour rewards you need to log a skill that you developed and an evidence description for this.

Email volunteering@mmu.ac.uk to claim your reward or to find out more!