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Holiday Volunteering

Holiday Volunteering

11 Dec 2017 | Articles

The Volunteering Auckland office will be closed for the Christmas holidays from Friday, 22nd December 2017 to Monday, 15th January 2018. If you are looking to help out...

Gabby at Devonport Community House

Gabby at Devonport Community House

28 Nov 2017 | Volunteer Stories

I find that volunteer work not only makes me happy for a long time, but also makes me feel better about myself.

Neil at Selwyn Village

Neil at Selwyn Village

14 Nov 2017 | Volunteer Stories

I volunteered here to make a contribution towards helping senior residents with limited mobility.

Show Appreciation

Show Appreciation

3 Nov 2017 | Articles

Mad Monday, Treat Tuesday, Wacky Wednesday, Thoughtful Thursday or Freaky Friday ... any excuse to show your appreciation will be appreciated if matched to the person receiving!

Love Language - Language of Appreciation

Love Language - Language of Appreciation

3 Nov 2017 | Articles

Are Volunteers feeling appreciated? Do we effectively communicate appreciation? Do you know their Love Language?

Giving to the retired community

Giving to the retired community

31 Oct 2017 | Volunteer Stories

I have spare time while my daughter goes to day care, and I wanted to do something for the community.

Protecting our native wildlife

Protecting our native wildlife

17 Oct 2017 | Volunteer Stories

I started working to help the birds, and the wonderful people I work with keep me going.

Helping others overcome obstacles

Helping others overcome obstacles

3 Oct 2017 | Volunteer Stories

I've watched the members not only smile and grow but overcome some of the most difficult obstacles.

Helping young people grow

Helping young people grow

19 Sep 2017 | Volunteer Stories

I had a family friend who supported and mentored me when I was young. I felt that I could give back and that I wanted to give back.

Work-life balance

Work-life balance

5 Sep 2017 | Volunteer Stories

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

Volunteer Stories

Engaging children with reading

Engaging children with reading

I was looking for something interesting and rewarding to do with my time during a gap between paid jobs.