Volunteering in Bedfordshire and Luton increased by 5.9%
Posted: Mon, 03 Jun 2019 11:46
The latest Active Lives Adult report by Sport England has revealed that volunteering in Bedfordshire and Luton has increased by 5.9%. An amazing result for the area particularly as the rest of the country has seen a flat or decline in numbers over the same period. This equates to 19.8% of the population in our county now volunteer in sport and physical activity.
We undertook some research locally to gain a better understanding of how clubs and associations in Bedfordshire use volunteers, how they reward and motivate them and the positive impact this can have on the club, individual and community as a whole.
Our full report can be accessed below