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28.08.13
August eNews

In this issue we take a look at our upcoming conference – we’ve included for you a draft program – as well as some of our upcoming activities such as the Derwent Valley Volunteer Recognition event. We also profile two very interesting and diverse Tasmanian volunteers.

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31.07.13
July eNewsletter

In this issue we are really pushing the National Conference on Volunteering which is coming up just next month – and there are still scholarships available for it! We also highlight some of our own upcoming development sessions, including ‘HR with Heart’ which is free for all volunteer managers. Last but not least, check out the Community Broadcasting Foundation grant which specifically gives preference to volunteer run community radio stations.

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27.06.13
June eNews

In this edition we meet the new VT Policy Officer Lesley McCulloch, Bernadette takes us through her final Work Health and Safety lesson – ‘duties of the volunteer’ – and Jemima presents an overview of our Schools Project, which aims to combat negative stereotypes of young people.

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31.05.13
May eNewsletter

In this monster edition we wrap up National Volunteer Week and the Sue Jones Workshop and we take a look at Work, Health and Safety duties of volunteer organisations. We also have some great events coming up including our mysterious October conference, our Why Invest In Quality workshops and our free ‘Managing highly skilled and knowledgeable volunteers’ sessions.

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17.04.13
April eNewsletter

In this meaty edition we take a good hard look at insurance – one volunteering’s hot topics – as well as our usual pre-National Volunteer Week reminders including information about advertising and an invitation for you to attend the Volunteering Tasmania launch at Hobart Town Hall.

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21.03.13
March eNewsletter

IN THIS ISSUE: Are you getting the most out of Volunteer Connect? The way to a volunteer’s heart Volunteer rights and advocacy – Australian working group established 2013 Emergency Services Award Volunteer Grants – $16million available

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13.02.13
February Enews

In this edition we focus primarily on the stellar upcoming development sessions we have on offer, including a workshop on developing yourself as a volunteer leader by Sue Jones, as well as free sessions looking at the art of finding and keeping great volunteers.

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25.01.13
January eNews

In this issue we have a look at how and where some people have been volunteering their efforts to bushfire relief, and how you can get involved. We also introduce you to our new volunteer management officer Bernadette and share some ‘informal’ and corporate volunteering stories.

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18.12.12
December e-news

In this bumper Christmas edition we reveal facts and photos from our recent launch of the 2012 State of Volunteering Report, we profile an award-winning volunteer manager from the Central Highlands, and we celebrate 19 year old Matthew Morris’s Young Sail Training Volunteer of the Year award awarded on International Volunteer Day.

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30.10.12
October e-news

In this edition we focus on the recent Community Achievement Awards, our upcoming Dealing with the Media training and the outstanding volunteer contribution at the recent Queenstown Heritage & Arts Festival.

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