Achievements in 2020

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We surveyed our Members at the end of 2020 and are very proud to share these incredible results on what we achieved together in a year! Volunteering is not to…

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VNZ’s new Covid-19 Webpage

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Volunteering New Zealand has launched a new webpage focusing on COVID-19 actions. On this page people can learn about where to go for volunteering opportunities, finding volunteers, resources, and information for…

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Blog Post:
In July we talked a lot about ‘inclusiveness’.  Inclusiveness, in the sense of volunteering, means looking at volunteering programmes and working with organisations to see how their volunteer programmes could be adapted to meet the needs of volunteers who may require it.  Volunteers from different cultures, for example, may need some language assistance; volunteers with physical or mental disabilities may require some assistance accessing information and/or flexibility in their roles and times of volunteering.  What is important is that organisations reflect the communities which they serve.  Does your organisation reflect your community?