EUROPEAN YEAR OF VOLUNTEERING ROADSHOW

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22/08/2011….EUROPEAN YEAR OF VOLUNTEERING ROADSHOW GETS UNDERWAY.
Harry McLaughlin from Bray Co Wicklow and RTE presenter Claire Byrne, both EYV ambassadors, with dogs from the Irish Therapy Dogs organisation at the EU offices in Dublin today (mon) where the European Year of Volunteering Roadshow got underway. Harry who is eight years old personally raised over 5,000 euros for disaster relief in Haiti. Vistors to the roadshow, which is here for a week, will learn about 70 Irish voluntary and charity organisations seeking volunteers. Photograph: Frank Miller / THE IRISH TIMES