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.Read more ›
Volunteering Victoria is proud to launch HelpOUT – a matching service linking every day Victorians who want to help with the relief and recovery needs of disaster-affected communities.
A recap on our last research round table discussions and our upcoming topics and discussions for 2016.
National Volunteer Week is an annual celebration to acknowledge the generous contribution of our nation’s volunteers. Mark your calendar!
Corporate volunteering has the potential to change lives and communities, but how do you know if your program is having the impact you hoped? The impact of volunteering is notoriously difficult to measure. However there are ways for corporates and not for profits to work together to capture and measure their efforts which can tell a powerful story and provide proof point case studies. Our guest speakers will help you find out how.
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.Read more ›
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.Read more ›
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.Read more ›