‘Volunteering in the Arts’ toolkit (photo Liam Madden)

‘Volunteering in the Arts’ toolkit (photo Liam Madden)

Yesterday (Thursday, 30th January 2014) saw the launch of a new “‘Volunteering in the Arts’ toolkit by the Minister for Arts, Heritage and Gaelteacht Jimmy Deenihan TD.

Minister for Arts, Heritage and Gaelteacht Jimmy Deenihan TD (photo Liam Madden)

Minister for Arts, Heritage and Gaelteacht Jimmy Deenihan TD (photo Liam Madden)

The very readable brochure gives practical advice and tips to voluntary organizations with special focus on the arts. Among the topics covered are: recruitment & retention of volunteers, expenses, insurance and copyright.

For more information see Voluntary Arts and Volunteer Ireland websites.