Thank a volunteer today

National Volunteer Week (NVW) is Australia’s largest annual celebration of volunteering and is held on 16 – 22 May 2022. The theme for National Volunteer Week 2022 is Better Together.  Volunteering brings people together; it builds communities and creates a better society for everyone.  National Volunteer Week is a chance for all of us to celebrate and recognise the vital work of volunteers and to say thank you.  Together, through volunteering, we are changing communities…

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National Volunteer Week is nearly here

National Volunteer Week (NVW) 2022 is nearly here! To celebrate National Volunteer Week 2022, Volunteering Geelong is again partnering with genU to host a Volunteer Recognition Event on Thursday 19th May at Eastern Hub. This free event for registered volunteers is one not to be missed! You are invited to join the celebrations and recognise Geelong region volunteers for their outstanding contribution to their local communities.  Enjoy champagne on arrival, and catering from genU’s Seasons…

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Change a life and change your own!

Change a life and change your own! Urgently seeking homework club tutors to provide extra guidance and support to students, particularly with maths and science. Looking for passionate volunteers with good communication, life skills, and a desire to make a difference to young peoples education. This program aims to encourage completion of required homework, classroom work tasks and increase students’ social connections and confidence. If you are able to assist in a volunteering capacity to…

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New Volunteer Positions on The Bellarine

If you live on the Bellarine and have the passion and commitment to volunteer with an incredible organisation, please don’t hesitate to contact the Cottage by The Sea team today. Different positions now available to suit your skills and available time. Volunteer weekly or for occasional projects.  Enjoy working with a friendly team, in a beautiful environment with a great view.  Plus, lunch provided by the resident chef each shift! All volunteers must hold…

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Education volunteers needed

Do you like working with children? Can you spare a minimum 2 hours a week to share your time and life experience? Urgently seeking volunteers to assist and complement teachers in classrooms and early learning settings.  Help to build a positive, trusting and supportive relationship for an individual or small group of children who require extra support. For more information on this great opportunity with Ardoch, please click here    …

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First Aid Training

Full Certificate course in CPR and First Aid. Session to run at Volunteering Geelong, St Mary’s Terrace, Geelong. To book, contact Volunteering Geelong on 5221 1377 or info@volunteeringgeelong.org.au…

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2021 Geelong Volunteers of the Year announced

Congratulations to the recipients of this year’s Geelong Volunteer Awards which were presented by City of Greater Geelong Councillor Kylie Grzybek at a special ceremony at the Geelong West Town Hall on Friday, November 26. 2021 Award Winners John Mills – Colac Area Health Marlene – Bellarine Living and Learning Centre Kath Bourke – Bannockburn Sports Club Lauren Arkinstall – Hope Bereavement Care Leonie Hunt – Uniting Barwon…

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First Aid Training – January 14, 2022

Full Certificate course in CPR and First Aid. Session to run at Volunteering Geelong, St Mary’s Terrace, Geelong. To book, contact Volunteering Geelong on 5221 1377 or info@volunteeringgeelong.org.au…

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