ICT and Social Media

The Volunteering Alliance is currently researching new and innovative ways of using ICT and social media to encourage people into volunteering, through the Involving Lincs portal. Volunteer Centres and VIOs already make use of, the national volunteering database, as well as the Twitter accounts and web pages of their own host organisations. Micro-volunteering options are also widespread, but can present both problems and opportunities within our rural county with its current broadband issues.