Tag : Volunteering Australia
Wednesday, 27th October 2010Volunteerism has been placed at the centre of the Gillard Government’s policy agenda and elevated to the office of the Prime Minister, the National Volunteering Conference
One of volunteering’s biggest growth markets, corporate volunteering will be a major topic at this year's Volunteering Australia national conference later this month.…
Tuesday, 12th October 2010
Volunteering Australia says any plan to set up a volunteer scheme to allow university students to offset some of their HECS debt needs much more work.
Opposition Leader Tony Abbott…
Thursday, 19th August 2010
What does the modern volunteer look like? The upcoming Volunteering Australia National Conference will examine the modern volunteer and the critical issues around their community…
Wednesday, 4th August 2010
Research figures from a private consultancy for the South Australian Government has put the State's volunteering figures at almost double the national average.
A survey, conducted…
Thursday, 8th July 2010
Three out of four community organisations in Australia need more volunteers, a problem which is beginning to impact on many organisations’ ability to provide essential services,…
Friday, 14th May 2010
Volunteering Australia has put out a call for abstracts for the 13th National Conference on Volunteering to be held from 27-29 October 2010, in Melbourne.
This year’s event…
Thursday, 18th March 2010
The current funding was due to expire for the national peak body at the end of December with the announcement of new funding from January 1st coming just in time.
In a joint statement…
Tuesday, 22nd December 2009
The 2009 online survey of more than 2000 volunteers, 1400 organisations and 33 businesses is the largest volunteering survey carried out in Australia.
Some of the key trends include:…
Tuesday, 8th December 2009
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