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Message to all MPs 2012

Message to all MPs 2012

11 Mar 2012 | Articles

<strong>Volunteers and Volunteering: Message to all elected and list Representatives 2012</strong> Volunteering Auckland was established i...

Jenny Magee Biography

Jenny Magee Biography

1 Mar 2012 | People

Jenny Magee specialises in supporting organisations around diversity, volunteer engagement and governance. With a career spanning adult education and...

Chairperson's Report 2011

Chairperson's Report 2011

13 Feb 2012 | Articles

Volunteering Auckland is experiencing challenging and exciting times. The two significant issues have been funding and therefore having enough resour...

General Manager's Report 2012

General Manager's Report 2012

13 Feb 2012 | Articles

This year has seen a marked increase in the services delivered by Volunteering Auckland. The number of people accessing voluntary opportunities conti...

General Manager's Report 2011

General Manager's Report 2011

12 Feb 2012 | Articles

The continuing uncertain economic outlook, and its constraints on our operating budget, continues to compel us to look for fresh and innovative ways o...

Professional Development Series 2012

Professional Development Series 2012

12 Feb 2012 | Articles

Professional development training workshops being offered by Volunteering Auckland 2012 - Contact us for further information. <ul> <li>Who...

UNITEC Managing to Make a Difference Series 2012

UNITEC Managing to Make a Difference Series 2012

12 Feb 2012 | Articles

The Unitec ‘Managing to Make a Difference’ series by Aly McNicoll will dramatically improve your skills in leading, managing or relating to organisati...

Skilful Interviewing by Jenny Magee

Skilful Interviewing by Jenny Magee

12 Feb 2012 | Articles

Interviewing volunteers is very different to interviewing paid staff. Perhaps surprisingly, the fit with your organisation is far more important than...

Managing Arms-length Volunteers by Jenny Magee

Managing Arms-length Volunteers by Jenny Magee

11 Feb 2012 | Articles

Many volunteers work independently out in the field, in different agency departments, or at different days / times to the Co-ordinators, out in the fi...

An Inside Job – Promoting volunteers within your organisation by Jenny Magee

An Inside Job – Promoting volunteers within your organisation by Jenny Magee

11 Feb 2012 | Articles

An important part of a leader’s work is to tell stories. As the ‘expert’ on volunteers in your organisation, you are perfectly positioned to ensure th...


Volunteer Stories

One Mum's Story

One Mum's Story

A chronically sick child in a family usually means a lot of hard work - and not a lot of spare time. But a sick child in Dianne Smith’s family meant s...