Your expertise can make a difference

Now more than ever, small businesses and charities need digital skills to survive. Digital Boost connects them with expert professionals to help them grow.

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AT BT we believe that small businesses are the beating heart of our economy, high streets and communities. Through our Small Business Support Scheme we’re using our network, technology, scale and expertise to help small businesses boost their connectivity, cashflow and confidence – and get better positioned for the future. 

Partnering with Digital Boost, BT is supporting new mentoring scheme for small businesses, to provide them with free access to its expertise across strategy, marketing, sales, and more. 

Through Skills for Tomorrow, BT is helping 1 million small business owners and their employees to improve their digital skills by 2025.  BT Skills for Tomorrow provides free webinars, online courses and mentoring to support small businesses to grow online. Support covers crucial topics, including how to prevent cyber-attacks and using social media to reach new customers. Find out more here 

Why volunteer as a digital expert

Make a difference

Without essential digital skills, many small organisations will be left behind. Your help can make a real impact.

Pursue your passion

Match with charities and businesses that you feel strongly about, and help them thrive.

Meet other experts

Connect with a network of experts from top companies in tech, consulting and finance.

How it works

There are three easy steps to becoming a volunteer with Digital Boost:


Tell us about you

Sign up by completing our form, where we’ll ask you a few questions about your experience and skills.


Find your match

Browse and get recommended matches based on your skills and interests. You decide who you help and we’ll lend a hand with the introductions.


Help out on your terms

You decide how much and how long you would like to be involved with Digital Boost. Schedule and plan Boost Calls and Boost Workshops on a flexible basis.

What you can help with

Are you an expert in one of the following areas? If so, small businesses and charities need your help

Digital marketing

Paid social marketing
Google Ads
Facebook Ads
Search engine optimisation
Email marketing
Marketing automation
B2B sales/ marketing
Conversion rate optimisation

Design & brand

Visual design
User experience design
Website development
E-Commerce website
Branding & logos
Market/ user research

...and more

Content strategy
Public relations
Product management
Remote operations
Human resources
Customer service

That's what other volunteers say

We have 500+ volunteers from diverse backgrounds and various skillsets

Elena Sinel, CEO & Founder of Acorn Aspirations

"It (Digital Boost) gave us an opportunity to connect with someone who has expert knowledge in the filed is innovation and design thinking to help us through the initial steps of building a digital product."

Join Elena as a volunteer

Thomas White, Head of Growth at Astrum Wine Cellars

Time speaking to Digital Boost has given us the confidence to step further into the digital world, a world that we were barely involved in until 8 weeks ago. They helped us understand the process of building a digital ad and gave us the tools to continue building and refining these ads for better results in acquiring new customers.

Join Tom as a volunteer
Together we can boost your digital business skills