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Is it time to re-define volunteering?
This month’s Hot Topic is a re-working of an article I first wrote a decade ago. I’ve revisited this topic after being invited to provide an online thought piece to raise debate as theRead More »
State of Volunteering Report Released
The latest ‘State of Volunteering’ report has been released by Volunteering Australia to celebrate IYV+10 The report looks at volunteering numbers and trends in Australia and makes for an interesting read. The report canRead More »
Major Changes for Volunteering Australia
Major Changes for Volunteering Australia Posted: Tuesday, May 1, 2012 – 08:01 The Board of the nation’s peak volunteering organisation, Volunteering Australia has taken the decision to relocate its headquarters to Canberra from theRead More »
Australia’s National Volunteering Strategy – views from afar about where we may be going right …and wrong
In this month’s column, Rob shares his thoughts about Australia’s National Volunteer Strategy Consultation, and where he believes we are heading in the right direction, and where we are notRead More »
Baby Boomers: Golden Age or Bursting Bubble?
Do you agree with Bernard Salt's thoughts about the impending boom in volunteer numbers? Do you agree with Andy's summary?Is your organisation experiencing any particular growth or decline (or other changes) particularly relating toRead More »
Is there a crude awakening in store for volunteerism?
HOT TOPIC – AUGUST 2007 by OzVPM Director, Andy Fryar The cry of Chicken Little proclaiming that ‘the sky is falling’ is an easy mantra to take in today’s world of population growth, economicRead More »