March 20, 2018

New Smart Volunteering Campaign

The Australian Government has launched a campaign to prevent Australians from inadvertently contributing to child exploitation through the practice of orphanage tourism, including by participating in […]
March 8, 2018

Charity Compliance Report 2017

The ACNC has released a new report on charity compliance.  In 2017, the ACNC received 1,695 concerns about charities, which is an increase of more than […]
March 5, 2018

The Value of Volunteering Seniors

The Modern Australian Communities report examines the critical contribution of seniors in community volunteering. 9 out of 10 seniors believe that local communities are the fabric […]
February 21, 2018

Sydney Leaders’ Forum

On the 19th of February The Centre for Volunteering, in conjunction with the Department of Family and Community Services (NSW) (FACS), held the Sydney Leaders’ Forum at the International […]
February 19, 2018

Review of Volunteer Management Program – Consultation opportunities

mpconsulting has been engaged by the Department of Social Services to undertake a review of the Volunteer Management Program (VMP). They will be using a range of consultation […]
February 1, 2018

2018 Volunteer Management Progress Report

Just Released! Learn about Volunteer Management Trends for 2018 and download 2018 Volunteer Management Progress Report now. WHO took the survey? More than 1,200 leaders of volunteers participated. They […]
January 9, 2018

Response to Sydney Morning Herald opinion piece on Volunteering

8 January 2018   ATTN: The Letters Editor The Sydney Morning Herald   Response to SMH opinion piece on Volunteering   Catherine Walsh highlights the […]
December 8, 2017

NSW Volunteer of the Year Awards 2017 State Ceremony

Friday 8 December 2017 The 2017 Volunteer of the Year is Beverley Kerr who won for her extraordinary commitment to social justice through her work for the […]
December 5, 2017

International Volunteer Day 2017

The United Nations designated December 5 as International Volunteer Day in 1985. This international observance day celebrates the power and potential of volunteerism. It is an opportunity […]