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National Volunteer Week 9-15 May 2016

National Volunteer Week (NVW) is an annual celebration to acknowledge the generous contribution of our nation’s volunteers. With the theme Give Happy, Live Happy, introduced in 2015, we continue in 2016 to celebrate and explore the research that shows volunteers live happier and healthier lives.

Beyond Bank Australia is again partnering with Volunteering Australia for National Volunteer Week.

The Give Happy, Live Happy web portal has everything you need to celebrate volunteering including merchandise available for preorder and downloadable resources all aimed at acknowledging the hard work of volunteers and to encourage others to volunteer, so they too can Give Happy, Live Happy. To find out more visit volunteeringaustralia.org/nvw.

Recruiting Volunteers

Are you looking for volunteers?  

We can help, please contact Volunteer Network on

Ph:   9911 9855 or Email:  vncoordinator@burwood.nsw.gov.au

National Standards for Volunteer Involvement Tool

Volunteering Australia recently launched the new online tool that organisations can use to implement the National Standards for Volunteer Involvement.The online tool streamlines the process — simply complete the online self-assessments and it tells you what additional actions your organisation needs to take to achieve compliance with the National Standards.

Register or take a two-week trial: https://spp.ngoservicesonline.com.au/national-standards-tool

Media-Release-National-Standards-for-Volunteer-Involvement-Tool.pdf

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