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Volunteer Wellington '.nz Mahi Aroha Awards 2022

Thursday, 23 June 2022, 12:06 pm | Volunteer Wellington

Volunteer Wellington is delighted to announce the winners of the ‘.nz Mahi Aroha Awards 2022’. These awards recognise outstanding volunteers making a positive impact in the Greater Wellington community. The Honorable Minister for the Community & ... More >>

Victoria University & Volunteer Wellington Team Up

Tuesday, 5 December 2017, 12:25 pm | Volunteer Wellington

Victoria University of Wellington And Volunteer Wellington Team up to Throw Out Challenge to Business More >>

The Epic Move!

Thursday, 23 March 2017, 11:50 am | Volunteer Wellington

In late March a huge project kicks off involving 10 teams from ANZ over 2 weeks with Earthlink - a remarkable organisation based in Taita, that recycles 'everything' and in the process provides employment to people with multiple needs. They are moving ... More >>

Volunteer Wellington awards

Friday, 26 June 2015, 7:52 am | Volunteer Wellington

Successful collaboration on the reading front saw Windley School in Porirua and the NZ Treasury presented with Volunteer Wellington’s 2015 Business and Community Partnership Award at a ceremony in Wellington this evening. More >>

Volunteer Wellington Matches Diversity with Possibility

Wednesday, 24 June 2015, 12:34 pm | Volunteer Wellington

Students, New Migrants, Employees, Unemployed People with 500 Different Community Options Volunteer enthusiasm and time given to community projects in Wellington is as strong as it’s ever been says Julie Thomson, manager of Volunteer Wellington's ... More >>

Volunteer Wellington to announce volunteer award winners

Thursday, 4 June 2015, 4:08 pm | Volunteer Wellington

Volunteer Wellington will announced the winners of its 2015 Employee Volunteering Awards at a ceremony on 25 June. More >>

Businesses on board with volunteering

Thursday, 19 June 2014, 3:37 pm | Volunteer Wellington

A number of innovative programmes, projects and partnerships were recognised this week at Volunteer Wellington’s inaugural Employee Volunteering Awards. More >>

Book Launch: The First Door That Opened

Tuesday, 8 April 2008, 4:30 pm | Volunteer Wellington

‘It is very kind to give the new migrants such a chance to practice. You can feel that…people don’t accept you. Because your English is not so good, they think you know nothing.’ Ping Ping Pan is talking about volunteering with a ‘kind friendly ... More >>

Stalwarts Of The Voluntary Sector

Friday, 26 October 2007, 10:36 am | Volunteer Wellington

The stalwarts of the voluntary sector are volunteer managers and co-ordinators. To celebrate their work globally, Thursday November 1 is recognized as International Volunteer Managers Appreciation Day. More >>

Corporate Add Diversity To Voluntary Sector

Monday, 18 June 2007, 3:35 pm | Volunteer Wellington

Volunteer Wellington has worked with more than 300 volunteers who are employees with corporates and small businesses throughout greater Wellington, during the past four months. More >>

Volunteer Stories on a ‘Soap Box’

Monday, 4 December 2006, 4:17 pm | Volunteer Wellington

Inner city Wellington will be able to hear volunteer stories on a ‘soap box’ to mark International Volunteer Day Tuesday 5 December 2006. The stories, with Mayor Kerry Prendergast and the Hon Marian Hobbs leading the way, will be part of a celebratory ... More >>

Volunteer Wellington Seeks Helpers For Oxfam

Thursday, 30 December 2004, 12:42 am | Volunteer Wellington

Volunteer Wellington is currently seeking people with clear, friendly voices (and who are switched on) to volunteer on a call centre helpline managed by Oxfam New Zealand. More >>