September 1, 2015

Southern Locals win Volunteer of the Year Awards

Volunteers from Queanbeyan, Tumut, Berridale, Berry, Ulladulla and Eden were recognised for their outstanding contribution at the NSW 2015 Volunteer of the Year Awards in Cooma […]
August 3, 2015

Investing in the future of volunteering

Volunteering ACT in partnership with Volunteering Australia launched a set of resources titled Fostering a Culture of Giving > Volunteering and the Australian Curriculum to kick […]
July 30, 2015

New Definition of Volunteering in Australia – what’s in, what’s out

Digital volunteering is in and Work for the Dole is out when it comes to the new definition of volunteering, released this week by Volunteering Australia. […]
July 7, 2015

Communities urged to recognise volunteers to halt fall in volunteering

The Centre for Volunteering is urging local communities to do more to recognise volunteers after figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) last week […]
July 7, 2015

Broken Hill identified as hotspot for volunteers

Broken Hill has been identified as a hotspot for volunteers, with The Centre for Volunteering hosting a special Awards ceremony at the Barrier Social Democratic Club […]
July 7, 2015

Hunter nominations rolling in for NSW 2015 Volunteer of the Year Awards

Newcastle and Hunter residents are urged to get their nominations in for the NSW 2015 Volunteer of the Year Awards with only three weeks left before […]
June 30, 2015

Time pressures take toll on volunteering, ABS data shows

New ABS data shows volunteering rates in NSW and across Australia are falling for the first time in almost 20 years with 75% of people surveyed […]
May 11, 2015

Thank volunteers as Newspoll survey shows 1 in 4 people helped by volunteers

A Newspoll survey released today for National Volunteer Week showed almost 1 in 4 people in NSW and the ACT were helped by a volunteer over […]