Volunteer report: Not enough people will join 'Big Society'
30 March 2011 Last updated at 11:51 BST
Are enough of us willing to take on voluntary work?
From helping at a charity shop to running the local football team the Government wants us all to to get involved over the next few years as part of the Big Society.
But a new report suggests only one in ten people will volunteer which is not enough to do all the things imagined by the Big Society planners.
Ross Hawkins reports.