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Measuring the value of volunteering – new study

Measuring the value of volunteering – new study

on 02/04/2014, 1:53 pm / in News

“Every day volunteers develop and implement solutions to address vital social issues such as homelessness, safety on the beach, emergency services and care for the elderly and less able.” New research hopes to value the contribution of volunteering.

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Breaking the barriers to corporate volunteering

Breaking the barriers to corporate volunteering

on 26/03/2014, 4:40 pm / in Corporate, Member event, Member updates, News

Corporate volunteering has huge impacts on employee engagement and wellbeing levels, but there are barriers to employee participation. Top practitioners in corporate volunteering met at the NAB/Volunteering Victoria Corporate Volunteering Breakfast this week to discuss the issues involved in engaging employee volunteers.

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Volunteer Coordinator vacancy at Healesville Sanctuary

Volunteer Coordinator vacancy at Healesville Sanctuary

on 27/02/2014, 2:19 pm / in Employment, Member updates, News

A vacancy exists at the world’s leading Zoo-based conservation organisation.Full time Volunteer Coordinator at Healesville Sanctuary.

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Better boards are possible with Institute of Community Directors Australia launch

Better boards are possible with Institute of Community Directors Australia launch

on 26/02/2014, 3:26 pm / in Guide, News, Resources, Toolkit, Website

Our Community has launched the new Institute of Community Directors Australia – the best practice network for not-for-profit boards, committees and councils.

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