Pivot Conference rescheduled to 13–14 March 2022. Click here to learn more.


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Pivot Conference 2022

Join us to Shape the Future | Tāraitia te āpōpō! Together we will envisage and define our future of volunteering, Te wā heke me te mahi tūao.

PIVOT 2022 will be a face-to-face event in Wellington, on 14 March 2022, with a special networking and celebratory dinner the night before.

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International Volunteer Managers Day is an international event held annually on 5 November.

The theme this year “What is Excellence?”, allows us to consider how, as volunteer managers, we can shape the future of volunteering.

What will you do to mark the day? Share your ideas #IVMDay21

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