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Volunteer Trends

Volunteer Trends

1 Feb 2012 | Volunteer Trends

The latest edition of Volunteer Trends is available for download.

Team Talk January 2012

Team Talk January 2012

13 Jan 2012 | EVP

The latest Team Talk newsletter from our Employee Team Volunteering programme is available for download.

Annual Report 2011

Annual Report 2011

1 Dec 2011 | Annual Reports

Our 2011 Annual Report is now available for download.

The Role of Government (in Volunteering)

The Role of Government (in Volunteering)

21 Nov 2011 | Articles

<em>Excerpted from "The values and basic principles of volunteering: complacency or caution?" by Jimmy Kearney in Volunteering and the...

Corporate Team Volunteering - a new approach

Corporate Team Volunteering - a new approach

7 Aug 2011 | EVP

A lot of businesses take part in team challenges every year, but how else can corporate, or team, volunteers help the wider community? Here are sugges...

Volunteering towards Employment

Volunteering towards Employment

17 May 2011 | Articles

It has been long understood that getting 'hands-on' experience goes a long way to gaining the skills necessary for obtaining work. It is also understo...

Volunteer Awareness Week 2011

Volunteer Awareness Week 2011

28 Apr 2011 | Articles

The theme for this year "Volunteering - every minute counts!" highlights that volunteers provide an invaluable contribution to our society a...

SmashFest 2011 - Demolition Derby

SmashFest 2011 - Demolition Derby

25 Mar 2011 | Articles

Volunteering Auckland is often asked ... "How do we recruit volunteers? ... the traditional methods e.g. posters, brochures, etc just don't seem...

Turia thanks Community Voluntary Sector

Turia thanks Community Voluntary Sector

9 Mar 2011 | Articles

<strong>Press Release by New Zealand Government at 12:21 pm, 10 Mar 2011</strong> Community and Voluntary Sector Minister Tariana Turia is...

Auckland Response to National Emergency

Auckland Response to National Emergency

25 Feb 2011 | Articles

<strong>Press Release: Auckland Council - Saturday, 26 February 2011, 2:45 pm</strong> Auckland Council’s Civil Defence Controller Clive M...


Volunteer Stories

Neil at Selwyn Village

Neil at Selwyn Village

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