ClubGRANTS Workshop

Posted on 14 Feb, 2018

A ClubGRANTS Workshop is scheduled from 11:00am to 12:00pm on Monday 26 February 2018 in Committee Rooms 2 & 3 on Level 10 of the Wollongong City Council Admin Building, 41 Burelli Street, Wollongong. Should you wish to register please contact Volunteering Illawarra on 4227 7163 before 12:00pm Friday 23 February 2018.

Local priorities for successful applications:

  • Programs for young people 8-18 years especially for those that assist unemployed or marginalised young people and those that live in areas with higher levels of disadvantage
  • Education programs including prevention projects that have a positive impact on crime reduction strategies especially those linked to alcohol, gambling and related crime
  • Support groups in the local community
  • Projects that have a ‘group’ benefit
  • Children’s programs 0 – 11
  • Programs for the aged
  • Programs for people with a disability
  • Multicultural programs, and
  • Projects that have a wider community benefit/build capacity.

Funding submissions are now open and close at 5:00pm on Friday 4 May.

For further information go to the ClubGRANTS site.


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Posted on 24 Jan, 2018

St Vincent de Paul has made an urgent request for volunteers. Please contact Volunteering Illawarra for more details.


Social Support and Community Transport volunteers needed

Posted on 24 Jan, 2018

 

Volunteer opportunities include Bus Driver (LR licence and above) 12 Seater Bus Drivers (C Licence) Volunteer Support Person and Individual Driver using your own vehicle.

Social Support team of volunteers assist predominantly people over 65 to remain connected with their communities and live independently in their own homes.


INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING?

Posted on 16 Jan, 2018

We are currently recruiting volunteers across a range of industries and organisations, so if you have a desire to help others, would like to consider a new career, have a Centrelink Mutual Obligation and / or need help with Work Development Orders (WDOs) please contact our office on 4227 7163 to arrange an informal one-to-one interview.

In 95% of cases we will refer you to a volunteer opportunity of your choosing on the day of your appointment.