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  • CPIT Industry Expo & Open Day

VolCan at CPIT

August 28th, 2015|0 Comments

This was our stall at yesterday’s Industry Expo and Open Day at CPIT.  It was great to meet so many students, all interested in how volunteering could provide work experience that can help in their […]

  • Emma Barker (Small)

Involving Volunteers in Fundraising

August 21st, 2015|0 Comments

Emma Barker (centre) from Arthritis NZ shared her fundraising expertise with the Volunteer Co-ordinators’ Network.  It was useful to learn about ways to engage Volunteers in street appeals, community events, and other fundraising projects.

Good Governance

August 12th, 2015|0 Comments

Garth Nowland-Forman facilitated discussion and gave lots of useful ideas to ensure Boards add value at today’s Not-for-profit Governance workshop. Check our Events page (under Managing Volunteers) for details of other learning opportunities.

  • Manager's Report (Small)

A.G.M. a great success

July 29th, 2015|0 Comments

At our A.G.M. yesterday two new Board members were elected. A warm welcome to Claire Baker and Dante Fyfe.
Karolin Potter, member of the Spreydon-Heathcote Community Board and lifelong Volunteer, gave an entertaining speech on […]