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COVID-19: Volunteering during Level 3

COVID-19: Volunteering during Level 3

22 Apr 2020 | Articles

COVID-19: Volunteering in our new "normal" - Can you volunteer? Check out the Level 3 Guidelines

COVID-19: Volunteering in a new "normal"

COVID-19: Volunteering in a new "normal"

18 Mar 2020 | Articles

Volunteering will keep our communities connected ... being kind in a new way!

COVID-19 planning: Tips for Non Profits and Volunteer Engagement Leaders

COVID-19 planning: Tips for Non Profits and Volunteer Engagement Leaders

16 Mar 2020 | Articles

Tips for nonprofits and volunteer engagement leaders as you prepare your organisation’s volunteers for COVID-19

A Creative Approach to Protecting the Environment

A Creative Approach to Protecting the Environment

3 Feb 2020 | Articles

In 2017, Catherine Patten and a group of friends were looking for a challenging and worthwhile project that they could tackle together. Catherine sug...

The Gift of Volunteering

The Gift of Volunteering

9 Dec 2019 | Articles

"It showed us that the gift of charity goes beyond a few hours of volunteering. It has a ripple effect and touches others in ways you can’t even imagi...

A helping hand in an emergency

A helping hand in an emergency

28 Nov 2019 | Volunteer Stories

It puts a different perspective on life ... you don’t see the reality, you don’t see the emotions that are right in front of your face

Take the Next Step

Take the Next Step

9 Aug 2019 | Articles

Ambassadors Programme - a chance to look to the future and see the next phase of your life not as a loss but the start of a new adventure.

Breaking through barriers with arts and craft

Breaking through barriers with arts and craft

7 May 2019 | Articles

Creating craft is an ideal way to break through the language barrier that can isolate the deaf, and empowering the deaf is what it’s all about.

The Noise, the Smell and the Excitement

The Noise, the Smell and the Excitement

10 Apr 2019 | Volunteer Stories

“Walking in front of cars revving and raring to go might look dangerous but ... " Read Russell's story about volunteering at Waikaraka Park Family Sp...

For the love of the Sea - 25 years of Volunteering

For the love of the Sea - 25 years of Volunteering

9 Apr 2019 | Volunteer Stories

Model ships, muffins and sailing the seas .. volunteering is more than a pastime for these two men. Its a passion!


Volunteer Stories

Fascinated by Experiences

Fascinated by Experiences

My first experience of life in New Zealand was as an international student at AUT. When I saw Volunteering Auckland on campus one day, I thought,   “h...