Volunteering Groups at Leeds University Union
Click on the links below to find out more about or to contact each volunteering society. You can also join the society online at their pages.
Action is a student-led volunteer group. We run projects with children and older people. We're always looking for more opportunities to provide for the needs of the community.
- Conservation Volunteers
Hands-on conservation work in and around Leeds.
- Engineers Without Borders
Engineers Without Borders Leeds is a student branch of Engineers Without Borders UK. We are a volunteer'international development' organisation open to students of all disciplines- not just engineers!
HOMED is a charity who works with hostels in Leeds. Come and help make a difference to the lives of the homeless in Leeds!
- Horse Riding Club Volunteering Project
LUU Horse Riding Club's volunteering project
- Leeds Marrow
Marrow is in over 40 universities in the UK. We sign people up to the bone marrow register via saliva sample to try and find matches for people who are dying from leukaemia and blood cancers.
- Leeds RAG
Leeds RAG is Leeds University Union’s official fundraising body.
- LUU Music Impact in the Community (LUUMIC)
LUUMIC is a student-led society that runs a number of projects involving music and the wider community of Leeds and the surrounding areas. Click to find out more!
- MEDAID Africa
Medaid Africa is a volunteering group that raises funds for underfunded clinics in Africa. Everybody's contribution counts so join us and experience making a difference while gaining valuable skills!
Nightline is a student peer counselling service open every night of term with branches at over 40 UK universities
- St John Ambulance Links
We train students in First Aid, a useful and beneficial skill that everyone should have. Volunteers from the society can then provide First Aid for university and local events.
- Student Action for Refugees (STAR)
Student Action for Refugees (STAR) is a national network of student societies that campaign for, and volunteer with Refugees and Asylum Seekers.
- Teach Drugs
Volunteering society teaching drugs education in schools
- Teddy Bear Hospital
Teddy Bear Hospital is a project aimed at helping children overcome their fears of doctors and hospitals through play!
Perfect for students interested in jobs linked to Healthcare and Education
Start your own Volunteering Society!
If non of these societies interests you, why not start your own? Find out more about how to start your own club or society at www.leedsuniversityunion.org.uk/clubsandsocieties/howtostart.