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Upcoming Professional Development – Volunteer Management Essentials

Upcoming Professional Development – Volunteer Management Essentials

on February 3, 2016, 3:50 PM

Volunteering Victoria’s 2016 professional development program commences on 23rd February with two workshops from our Volunteer Management Essentials stream, Introduction to National Standards and Managing Volunteers.

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A Farewell to IAVE’s Founding President Mary Ripley

A Farewell to IAVE’s Founding President Mary Ripley

on February 3, 2016, 2:38 PM

Mary Ripley, IAVE’s Founding President, passed away yesterday (January 27, 2016) in California. Mary has dedicated her life to global volunteering, founding the International Association for Volunteer Effort in 1970.

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Government response to Senate Committee report on DSS tender process

Government response to Senate Committee report on DSS tender process

on February 3, 2016, 2:32 PM

The Australia Government’s response to the Committee’s 14 recommendations was recently presented to the Senate out-of-session and will be tabled when Parliament resumes in February 2016. The Government agreed to four of the recommendations; ‘did not agree’ with one recommendation; and simply noted the remaining nine recommendations.

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Moreland City Council’s Celebrating Place Grants Program

Moreland City Council’s Celebrating Place Grants Program

on January 27, 2016, 1:58 PM

The Celebrating Place Grants Program provides support for community groups to organise an event or celebration that connects people in new and interesting ways and enriches the social life of Moreland’s community. It especially aims to recognise and celebrate the contribution of Moreland’s smaller groups and organisations, and the role they play in forming the building blocks of a connected and engaged community.

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