June 3, 2016

Looking for pro bono legal, professional service or financial advice?

Applications for the Expert Advice Exchange have been extended until 21 June 2016! The EAX is a platform to connect social sector organisations with pro bono […]
May 25, 2016

NSW Volunteering Strategy 2016 – 2020

What does the new strategy encompass? On May 9 Minister for Disability Services, and the Minister for Ageing, John Ajaka launched the NSW Volunteering Strategy for 2016 […]
May 20, 2016

Highlights from the 2016 National Volunteer Week

How did we celebrate 2016 National Volunteer Week? The Centre for Volunteering made the most of National Volunteer Week and helped celebrate all things volunteering during May 9- […]
May 12, 2016

Federal Budget 2016 & the Volunteering Sector

Wondering if the Federal Budget 2016 impacted the volunteering sector? Although this year’s budget was described as ‘dull’ and ‘boring’, once you went through the numbers […]
May 11, 2016

IPART & NSW Government takes into consideration needs of NSW volunteers

What’s the final package of recommendations from IPART? The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) final report on public transport fares was released on May 10, […]
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 […]
May 4, 2016

How can mediation help when trying to resolving conflict?

Highlights from a 2016 National Volunteering Conference Session During the 2016 National Volunteering Conference, Steve Lancken from Voluntas presented “The Value of Volunteer Conflict Management Services to […]
April 22, 2016

Highlights of the 2016 National Volunteering Conference (from a first timer!)

or What did I get out of the 2016 National Volunteering Conference? Scene: One afternoon in the office…. Manager walks up to my desk> Manager: “Would you […]
April 7, 2016

Help the environment at any scale!

Volunteer and help make a difference with various environment projects! So you’ve read how this past March was the hottest March on record or about a recent Oxford study that highlights the need […]