Fingal Volunteer Centre

The Top Ten reasons why volunteers leave unexpectedly

Reason no. 10 swirl7
The reality of their experience was not what they expected when they signed on

Reason no. 9
Employees treated them as an interruption, not as welcome (and anticipated) help.

Reason no. 8
Veteran long term volunteers wouldn\'t let them into their "insider" group.

Reason no. 7
They did not see the connection between one day\'s work and another.

Reason no. 6
They did not know how to tell you they wanted to leave.

Reason no. 5
They made a suggestion that was not acted on, or responded to.

Reason no. 4
The atmosphere was impersonal, tense or cold.

Reason no. 3
The physical environment did not support their efforts.

Reason no. 2
No one smiled at them.

Reason no. 1
They were underutilised.

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