Our success so far

To date over 5,000 ProjectScotland volunteers have carried out over 3 million hours of volunteering, working with a range of Scottish charities.

ProjectScotland’s work…

  • 77% of our young people move onto work, education or training after 6 months.
  • 65% of our volunteers face barriers to employment, education or training
  • Last year we placed over 300 young people throughout Scotland
  • Our mentors are probably the most diverse collection of talented individuals focussed on helping young people in Scotland think about the future
  • 76% of our volunteers benefit from the support of a mentor

Volunteering gets people working…

  • According to the DWP 50% of young people taking part in an experience of work come off benefits within 3 months.

We continue to need your support to deliver quality volunteer placements for young people across Scotland, find out how you can get involved here.