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Volunteering Leadership Hui

This mentoring programme is for Volunteer Managers or Co-ordinators who are key enablers of volunteering. We know that to support volunteer managers is to grow volunteering.

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The Contributions of Tūao Māori

Māori are amongst the highest likely to volunteer yet their contributions are under-represented in volunteering research. This gap has been filled by this important work stemming from focus group and surveys of volunteers as part of the State of Volunteering research 2021-22.

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Volunteer Best Practice Guidelines

NEW guidelines putting the volunteer life-cycle at the heart of seven practice areas. With actions and ideas to try now, and practical resources for each area.

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