Every month, 5.6 million people in England give up their time to enable others to take part in sport and physical activity.
Our new strategy for volunteering, Volunteering in an Active Nation, sets out our plans to allow more people to engage in all types of volunteering through sport and physical activity.
Our aim is to enable people from all walks of life to enjoy the benefits of volunteering in sport and physical activity – whatever their background, age or interests. And we want to make the experience as appealing and rewarding as possible for everyone.
To help achieve this, we have two new funds that aim to create exciting new volunteering and social action opportunities.