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YOUTH WEEK - Volunteer of the Month - Shay Martin
YOUTH WEEK - Volunteer of the Month - Shay Martin

13 May 2021 | News

"Youth Week aims to amplify young people's valuable contributions to their communities. We want Aotearoa to be a country where young people are v...

How to NOT Fire a Volunteer
How to NOT Fire a Volunteer

12 May 2021 | News

Whenever we get a group of managers of volunteers together to talk about all things volunteering, one of the hot topics that comes up the most is &quo...

Great Volunteers - How Do We Identify Them?
Great Volunteers - How Do We Identify Them?

7 May 2021 | News

Great volunteers are out there right now - in our schools, churches, organisations, sports clubs, and more. They have a vast range of qualities and sk...

5 Excuses NFP Staff Use to Avoid Engaging Volunteers....and the Answers You Can Use!
5 Excuses NFP Staff Use to Avoid Engaging Volunteers....and the Answers You Can Use!

5 May 2021 | News

Here at Volunteer Marlborough, we often find ourselves in the odd position of needing to encourage organisations to take on more volunteers rather tha...

Volunteering: A Gift You Give Yourself - Rosalie Norton
Volunteering: A Gift You Give Yourself - Rosalie Norton

30 April 2021 | News

Rosalie Norton, a young volunteer from the Waikato, was trying to overcome her shyness and anxiety...so she went to Volunteering Waikato and got invol...

5 Tips for Great Grant Writing
5 Tips for Great Grant Writing

28 April 2021 | News

For many not-for-profits, funding grants are integral to delivering their programmes and services, and for some, it is their primary source of funding...

Inspiring Action
Inspiring Action

26 April 2021 | News

Here at Volunteer Marlborough, we often hear questions about "how can we attract more volunteers?", "how can we keep the volunteers we...

Supporting Volunteers Living With Mental Illness
Supporting Volunteers Living With Mental Illness

22 April 2021 | News

As humans living in this world, particularly during/post-pandemic (depending where in the world you are reading from), we all have moments of struggle...

Volunteer of the Month - Joy Fletcher
Volunteer of the Month - Joy Fletcher

14 April 2021 | News

The Volunteer of the Month Award for April 2021 was awarded to Joy Fletcher. Joy has been volunteering her time to the Picton Little Theatre committe...

Seeking Youth Advisory Committee Members
Seeking Youth Advisory Committee Members

12 April 2021 | News

Volunteer Marlborough is an independent volunteer centre committed to promoting volunteerism and to assisting the people of Marlborough to find opport...