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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...

Volunteering Crucial To Communities

Volunteering Crucial To Communities

18 Dec 2010 | Articles

Community and Voluntary Sector Minister Tariana Turia is urging New Zealanders to celebrate the outstanding contribution volunteers make to their comm...

Volunteering's a win/win

Volunteering's a win/win

2 Dec 2010 | Articles

<strong>Age Concern New Zealand Media Release - 3 December 2010</strong> <h3>Volunteering's a win/win for Age Concern volunteers and...

International Volunteer Manager's Day - 5th November 2010

International Volunteer Manager's Day - 5th November 2010

1 Dec 2010 | Articles

<strong>Message from Hon. Tariana Turia, Minister for the Community Voluntary Sector</strong> "Volunteer managers do an important job...

Volunteer Trends

Volunteer Trends

14 Oct 2010 | Volunteer Trends

The latest edition of Volunteer Trends is available for download.

General Manager's Report 2010

General Manager's Report 2010

13 Oct 2010 | Articles

<blockquote>Great volunteer programmes do not fall out of the sky: it is good management practices that make them even better.</blockquote&gt...


Volunteer Stories

Volunteering brought my studies to life

Volunteering brought my studies to life

It provides me with the opportunity to be able to interact with people from all walks of life on a fundamentally human level, an experience I feel I w...