Why Join GCVS?

We help voluntary organisations unite to make a strong collective voice in Glasgow.

We are here to help voluntary organisations in Glasgow thrive and connect. When you join our membership of 600+ third sector organisations you can take advantage of a wide range of support and resources that will help your organisation to function effectively, to develop and become sustainable, and to unite as a strong collective voice.

Our membership package includes access to a variety of services, free of charge or at preferential rates. These include:

  • 20% discount on room hire rates at the Albany Centre.
  • Discounted Learning & Events
  • Access to our Members’ Noticeboard to promote your events, news etc
  • Support and advice for voluntary management committees
  • Entry in Infobase and access to our Infobase information service
  • Fundraising support and advice
  • Access to research and sectoral information
  • Community Development newsletters and training
  • Networking opportunities
  • 10% discount on GCVS Learning & Development
  • Access to GCVS’ SVQ Assessment Centre, Payroll and Book-keeping services
  • Copy of GCVS annual report and invitation to attend and vote at the AGM

Complete our membership application form to apply or contact our membership team for more information.


Become a member

GCVS is the main development agency and advocate for voluntary and community organisations in Glasgow and a key partner in Glasgow’s Third Sector Interface. Find out about the benefits of membership.


Hire the Albany

The Albany Learning and Conference Centre is a dedicated development centre for Glasgow’s Third Sector.  
The Albany is a welcoming venue for meetings, events and conferences.

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The staff at GCVS produce a range of newsletters and bulletins to support the various projects and services that we deliver, sign up here!