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National Volunteer Week 2013 - Te Wiki Tūao a Motu

National Volunteer Week 2013 - Te Wiki Tūao a Motu

19 May 2013 | Articles

National Volunteer Week (NVW) (previously known as Volunteer Awareness Week) is celebrated annually. Events and celebrations are held across New Zeala...

Barriers to Volunteering

Barriers to Volunteering

19 May 2013 | Articles

Earlier this year our team interviewed an enthusiastic young woman interested in volunteering for an admin position. Options were discussed, her skill...

Board Talk

Board Talk

19 May 2013 | Articles

Hi everyone. As a newly appointed Trustee, I am delighted to contribute to this month’s newsletter. I recently spent a day shadowing the GM and VA sta...

Team Talk

Team Talk

19 May 2013 | EVP

Volunteering Auckland's Employee Volunteering Programme has been busy assisting community organizations to get projects completed. This month one of o...

Volunteer Coordinators / Managers

Volunteer Coordinators / Managers

19 May 2013 | Volunteer Trends

This graph shows the number of paid vs volunteer coordinators registered with Volunteering Auckland. It shows that many of those responsible for our v...

A Break from the Fast Lane

A Break from the Fast Lane

15 May 2013 | Volunteer Stories

Corporate staff form volunteer teams for one-off projects to help others in Auckland, New Zealand. <div class="videoWrapper"> <ifra...

Sue Hine says ...

Sue Hine says ...

4 May 2013 | Volunteer Trends

The Legacies of Volunteering ... No – this is not the last will and testament of volunteering, nor an obituary of the dynamic and thriving social acti...

Neighbourhood Power

Neighbourhood Power

4 May 2013 | Articles

Participatory democracy and the power of the people in neighbourhood-led change has been Jim Diers' preoccupation and his career for the past 30 years...

Let's Talk

Let's Talk

1 May 2013 | Volunteer Trends

An exciting time here at Volunteering Auckland with the work we are doing to get an online portal for voluntary roles and self-referrals. With over 4,...

Recruitment & Referral Service

Recruitment & Referral Service

1 May 2013 | Volunteer Trends

A 30% increase on same time last year of people looking for voluntary opportunities. Have you registered your voluntary roles with Volunteering Auckla...


Volunteer Stories

Saving lives on the water

Saving lives on the water

I moved back to Auckland after 10 years away. I've always done some sort of volunteer work...this time I decided to try something different