The introduction of The Quality Mark has been a tremendous success with organisations keen to take this up. We have been really encouraged by the positive feedback from organisations that have gained the accreditation; you can read some of the comments below.
- “This is fab for us now to be able to use the Volunteering Quality Mark logo. I will now post on our Facebook page, and put details on our website about the Quality Mark.”
- “Thank you for sending us the Quality Mark logo. We are going to add this to our volunteer application form and role descriptions.”
- “The certificate has arrived today!”
- “Oh my that is Fantastic news .Thank you.”
So far 19 organisations have filled out the online form and 14 have already received their certificates. This means we have just 6 free accreditations left so if you want to take advantage of this you need to fill out the online form as soon as possible. Click here for the online form>> After that we will be forced to make a small charge for the accreditation as follows: Organisations with an income under £25,000 – £25; Organisations with an income up to £99,999 – £50; and organisations with income over £100,000 – £75
If you would like any more information about the Quality Mark or the payments please contact Dave at The Volunteer Centre. firstname.lastname@example.org
As well as being recognised across Chesterfield and NE Derbyshire the Quality Mark has recently been adopted by South Derbyshire CVS who will be rolling it out in the coming months and it is also being closely monitored by other infrastructure organisations across the East Midlands. So this could be start of something big and it might worth making the most of the this excellent and easily accessible Quality Mark.