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Benefits of Volunteering for Students
Benefits of Volunteering for Students

5 April 2022

It’s no secret that helping others and contributing to one’s community through positive, impactful action makes people feel good. For students, spendi...

What does it mean to be a Board Member?
What does it mean to be a Board Member?

31 January 2022

While each leadership position entails its own responsibilities, there are several duties that every board member must complete, regardless of their p...

Joining a Nonprofit Board
Joining a Nonprofit Board

13 January 2022

Why do people join nonprofit boards? People have countless reasons for wanting to become nonprofit board members. Some are focused on giving back; oth...

We couldn't have done it without you!
We couldn't have done it without you!

21 December 2021

As we head into the festive season, we can’t help but reflect back on the year that was. Despite all that was going on, the one thing that stands out...

Young People In The Community
Young People In The Community

23 November 2021

Today exists the largest generation of young people ever known. Technologies like social media and mobile phones have created a better-connected gene...

11 Characteristics of Management Excellence
11 Characteristics of Management Excellence

2 November 2021

Management Excellence starts with values. The people in the organisation display a fierce commitment to shared values and exhibition those values in e...

Vaccines & Volunteers
Vaccines & Volunteers

28 October 2021

Vaccines are free for everyone in New Zealand aged 12 and over. A lot of the advice around vaccines refers to workers. It is important to note, in reg...

It Chose Me
It Chose Me

19 October 2021

Meg’s “other” career—the one that caught her attention back when she was in secondary school—has become her passion in retirement. If you ring Samarit...

Volunteering with Older Persons
Volunteering with Older Persons

15 October 2021

You know that rich life experiences are indispensable. They’ve helped makeup everything you are today. So imagine how many valuable stories, lessons a...

Performance Report 2021
Performance Report 2021

14 October 2021

Each year Volunteering Hawkes Bay produces an Annual Performance Report that provides a range of details and information on how the organisation has p...