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Celebrating International Volunteer Day

International Volunteer DayA Massive Thank-you to all our wonderful volunteers at Rural Arts; past and present!

Wednesday 5th December is International Volunteer Day where businesses and charities celebrate all of their hardworking volunteers worldwide!

At Rural Arts we have an array of volunteers that help us keep everything running smoothly, so we thought we'd take the time to introduce you to them all and learn a little more about what it's like to volunteer at Rural Arts!

Helen and Martyn Shakespeare

Helen and Martyn have been volunteering for us for over 4 years now. Martyn began as a Trustee for Rural Arts but wanted to have a more hand on approach so decided to dedicate some time to volunteering. Helen wanted to have the opportunity to support a local venture and find out more of what Rural Arts is all about.

Helen told us that volunteering has improved her self-confidence and she's really enjoyed having the opportunity to help out in workshops and run her own worksho…