August 31, 2016

Volunteers Support Migrants, Music And Mental Health

Volunteers from Lakemba, Drummoyne, Strathfield and Newtown  were recognised for their outstanding contribution at the 10th Annual Volunteer of the Year Awards in Lakemba today. The […]
August 30, 2016

From Cake Stalls to Parliament House: Volunteers Soar to New Heights

Volunteers from Granville, Bankstown, Auburn and Baulkham Hills were recognised for their outstanding contribution at the 10th Annual Volunteer of the Year Awards in Parramatta today. […]
May 10, 2016

2016 Volunteer of the Year Awards launched at start of National Volunteer Week

2016 sees The Centre for Volunteering celebrate 10 years of the NSW Volunteer of the Year Awards. Starting in 2007 awarding individual volunteer efforts, the awards […]
April 6, 2016

Barriers need to be removed, Volunteering Australia report shows

New Volunteering Australia data released today confirms that volunteering rates in NSW and across Australia are under pressure and those organisations need to better align volunteering […]
February 1, 2016

The Centre’s response to IPART Opal fares draft report

What is the background to the IPART Opal Fares Report? IPART has conducted a major review into public transport fares at the request of the NSW Minister […]
December 4, 2015

Cricket coach with a difference wins NSW Volunteer of the Year

Blowfly Cricket Club founder Mark Rushton, of Sydney’s Mt Colah, has been crowned the 2015 NSW Volunteer of the Year for giving autistic children the opportunity […]
December 3, 2015

Volunteering helps teen beat the odds

When 17 year-old Tegan Butts from Newcastle joins 150 finalists at the 2015 NSW Volunteer of the Year Awards in Sydney on Friday, it will symbolise […]
October 15, 2015

Janette Savage of Orange wins 2015 Volunteer of the Year

Janette Savage of Orange received the State’s top volunteering award when she was named 2015 Central West Volunteer of the Year at a special ceremony at […]
October 14, 2015

Dubbo’s Sharyn Heydon crowned 2015 Volunteer of the Year

Local volunteers received the State’s top volunteering award for their contribution to the community at the NSW 2015 Volunteer of the Year Award ceremony at Dubbo RSL […]