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The Gift of Volunteering

The Gift of Volunteering

9 Dec 2019 | Articles

"It showed us that the gift of charity goes beyond a few hours of volunteering. It has a ripple effect and touches others in ways you can’t even imagi...

A helping hand in an emergency

A helping hand in an emergency

28 Nov 2019 | Volunteer Stories

It puts a different perspective on life ... you don’t see the reality, you don’t see the emotions that are right in front of your face

Take the Next Step

Take the Next Step

9 Aug 2019 | Articles

Ambassadors Programme - a chance to look to the future and see the next phase of your life not as a loss but the start of a new adventure.

Breaking through barriers with arts and craft

Breaking through barriers with arts and craft

7 May 2019 | Articles

Creating craft is an ideal way to break through the language barrier that can isolate the deaf, and empowering the deaf is what it’s all about.

The Noise, the Smell and the Excitement

The Noise, the Smell and the Excitement

10 Apr 2019 | Volunteer Stories

“Walking in front of cars revving and raring to go might look dangerous but ... " Read Russell's story about volunteering at Waikaraka Park Family Sp...

For the love of the Sea - 25 years of Volunteering

For the love of the Sea - 25 years of Volunteering

9 Apr 2019 | Volunteer Stories

Model ships, muffins and sailing the seas .. volunteering is more than a pastime for these two men. Its a passion!

Getting to "Hands On" at the Zoo

Getting to "Hands On" at the Zoo

5 Apr 2019 | Volunteer Stories

A friend suggested I volunteer ... now I am getting experience and confidence. It is varied and definitely stops me staying at home all weekend.

Let's Talk about the Animals

Let's Talk about the Animals

5 Apr 2019 | Volunteer Stories

I highly recommend volunteering ... especially when you can talk to others about the animals at Auckland Zoo!

Giving volunteering a go matters

Giving volunteering a go matters

3 Apr 2019 | Volunteer Stories

Volunteering with Youthline has been an opportunity to meet and make new friends. I feel a stronger bond with the community and it can open new doors.

Learning Opportunities 2019

Learning Opportunities 2019

12 Dec 2018 | Articles

As a Leader of Volunteer Engagement what's ahead in 2019 for your professional development?


Volunteer Stories

Work-life balance

Work-life balance

It was a big help for people who really needed it. Small things can be very significant to people in their moment of need.