Volunteers needed for flood recovery

The recovery efforts for the Tasmanian Floods have begun. We need volunteers to help communities affected.
 
If you can assist, please register here: EV CREW – Volunteer Register
 
You will be contacted if and when your availability, location and skills match a request for volunteers.
 
If you have already registered for EV CREW, please make sure your details are up to date. Similarly, if you are no longer available, please log in and de-register.
 
Thank you so much for your kindness, Tasmania!
Volunteers needed for flood recovery 2016-07-29T03:22:36+00:00

Random Snaps of Kindness closing soon!

Are you a student, or do you know a student?

Our Random Snaps of Kindness Instagram competition is designed to capture all the different ways Tasmanian students demonstrate kindness through volunteering and other informal acts of kindness.

Enter to go in the running for three Harvey Norman vouchers – First prize $300, First Runner Up $100 and Second Runner Up $50.

Read the Terms and Conditions for more info, and get your photos up on Instagram before 31 July! Don’t forget to use the #kindsnaps hashtag and tag @volunteeringtas

Random Snaps of Kindness closing soon! 2016-07-26T02:44:52+00:00

National Student Volunteer Week – Member opportunity

We are very proud to be partnering with the University of Tasmania this year to celebrate at their Student Volunteering Expos.

We will be in attendance at the events, held in Sandy Bay on Monday 8 August, Newnham on Tuesday 9 August, and Cradle Coast on Wednesday 10 August.

If you are on campus, stop by and say hello!

We invite any VT Member organisations who would like to have a recruitment or promotions stall to join us, free of charge. This is a Member exclusive benefit. Please contact us today if you would like to reserve your place. Spaces are very limited.

National Student Volunteer Week – Member opportunity 2016-07-26T02:37:38+00:00

Board nominations open

Nomination for election as a Director is open to persons who are registered members of Volunteering Tasmania (VT).

The Board of VT provides strategic guidance and governance to the organisation. Positions on our Board are volunteer roles.
The current board and director terms are:

Michelle Ewington – Sept 2016
Chris Bennett – Sept 2016
Claire Horner – Sept 2017
Stephen Porter – Sept 2017
Claire Ellis – Sept 2018
Rachel Steven (Chair) – Sept 2018
James McAlpine – Sept 2018

If you wish to nominate for Board election please complete this form, providing a brief statement of experience and the personal qualities you would bring to the position.

Completed forms should be marked confidential and forwarded to admin@volunteeringtas.org.au to arrive no later than 8 August 2016.

Upon receipt of your nomination Rachel Steven (Chair) or Adrienne Picone (CEO) will contact you.

Board nominations open 2017-09-25T11:00:58+00:00

Launching KindSnaps 2016

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Today marks the opening of the 2016 KindSnaps competition.

This Instagram competition is designed to capture all the different ways Tasmanians demonstrate kindness through volunteering and other informal acts of goodness.

This year, KindSnaps will take on a slightly different twist, with a focus on the great contributions students of all ages make to the community through their kind contributions and volunteering efforts.

Are you a student? Enter to go in the running for three Harvey Norman vouchers – First prize $300, First Runner Up $100 and Second Runner Up $50.

Read the Terms and Conditions for more info, and get your photos up on Instagram before 31 July! Don’t forget to use the #kindsnaps hashtag and tag @volunteeringtas

Here are some entries from last year to get you in the mood:

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Launching KindSnaps 2016 2017-09-25T11:00:58+00:00