A returned volunteer gives a presentation about her VSO professional volunteering placement

Become a VSO speaker

Are you passionate about your VSO experience? If so, we would love it if you would give talks to schools, universities or community groups.

We can help to arrange everything for you, including a venue, and ensure you receive a warm welcome when you arrive.

Join our speaker network

Giving a talk will not only help spread the word about VSO and our impact, but also highlight the challenges people living in poverty face around the world.

With first-hand experience of volunteering overseas, you are in a unique position to illustrate the issues faced, techniques used, and impact made – and how international aid made it possible.

We will support you all the way, from preparing for the talk and providing materials, to reimbursing reasonable travel costs. You just need to be passionate, enthusiastic, and based in the UK.

If you have any questions or would like more information, get in touch with us at vso.speakers@vsointernational.org.

Join our network of speakers

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