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Plain Sailing

Plain Sailing

20 Mar 2018 | Volunteer Stories

The aim of Sailability is to provide those with a disability a safe environment to experience adventure and freedom.

Volunteering brought my studies to life

Volunteering brought my studies to life

6 Mar 2018 | Volunteer Stories

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...

Light up someone's day

Light up someone's day

20 Feb 2018 | Volunteer Stories

A child can really light up your day and it’s really nice to watch my toddler make a connection with a resident

A weekly highlight

A weekly highlight

7 Feb 2018 | Volunteer Stories

As a newbie to the big city I decided to look for some new experiences to get better acquainted with my community.

Volunteering with a big heart

Volunteering with a big heart

23 Jan 2018 | Volunteer Stories

I wanted to make a meaningful contribution to the organisation and to learn more about myself.

Holiday Volunteering

Holiday Volunteering

11 Dec 2017 | Articles

The Volunteering Auckland office will be closed for the Christmas holidays from Friday, 22nd December 2017 to Monday, 15th January 2018. If you are lo...

Gabby at Devonport Community House

Gabby at Devonport Community House

28 Nov 2017 | Volunteer Stories

I find that volunteer work not only makes me happy for a long time, but also makes me feel better about myself.

Neil at Selwyn Village

Neil at Selwyn Village

14 Nov 2017 | Volunteer Stories

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

Show Appreciation

Show Appreciation

3 Nov 2017 | Articles

Mad Monday, Treat Tuesday, Wacky Wednesday, Thoughtful Thursday or Freaky Friday ... any excuse to show your appreciation will be appreciated if match...

Love Language - Language of Appreciation

Love Language - Language of Appreciation

3 Nov 2017 | Articles

Are Volunteers feeling appreciated? Do we effectively communicate appreciation? Do you know their Love Language?


Volunteer Stories

In an emergency

In an emergency

Sarah Case volunteers at the North Shore Hospital as a Friend of the Emergency Department.  “I walk around the emergency department and chat to patien...