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Political party volunteers get our vote

Political party volunteers get our vote

2 Oct 2020 | Articles

Daniel Gada shares some insights about volunteering for a political party.

Locals looking after their own

Locals looking after their own

29 Sep 2020 | Articles

Today is UN International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste. So, we’re casting the spotlight on a few of our members who do important work in th...

COVID-19: Volunteering during Level 2.5

COVID-19: Volunteering during Level 2.5

31 Aug 2020 | Articles

COVID-19 Alert Level 2.5: Volunteering safely - Information for volunteers and volunteer involving organisations

COVID-19: Volunteering during Level 3

COVID-19: Volunteering during Level 3

13 Aug 2020 | Articles

COVID-19: Volunteering in our new "normal" - Can you volunteer? Check out the Level 3 Guidelines

COVID-19: Engaging Volunteering - Level 3

COVID-19: Engaging Volunteering - Level 3

12 Aug 2020 | Articles

Are you a volunteer involving organisation? Do you have or need volunteers to support your services during COVID-19? This article is for you

A Dose of Kiwi Kindness

A Dose of Kiwi Kindness

28 Jun 2020 | Articles

EHARA TAKU TOA I TE TOA TAKITAHI ENGARI HE TOA TAKIMANO My strength is not that of an indivudual, but that of the collective

Lockdown Hero - Tyrone Raumati

Lockdown Hero - Tyrone Raumati

27 Jun 2020 | Articles

Lockdown was a difficult time for those who lost loved ones. Tyrone Raumati's aroha for his people meant going beyond what was required

Lockdown Heroes - Fran and Tracy

Lockdown Heroes - Fran and Tracy

26 Jun 2020 | Articles

While many of us rediscovered the joy of cooking during the lockdown, few took their foodie passions as far as Fran Waishing and Tracy Hickford

Lockdown Hero - Brigitte Sistig

Lockdown Hero - Brigitte Sistig

25 Jun 2020 | Articles

Many local communities came together to support each other during Lockdown. Brigitte Sistig from GreyLynn2030 coordinated neighbourhood communications

Lockdown Heroes - Mentors for Youth

Lockdown Heroes - Mentors for Youth

24 Jun 2020 | Articles

Everyone need someone to talk to. Everyone needs someone who cares, Mentors kept on connecting during Lockdown - it helped!


Volunteer Stories

For the love of the Sea - 25 years of Volunteering

For the love of the Sea - 25 years of Volunteering

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