Bendigo Volunteer Resource Centre (BVRC) is the lead agency, which provides the vital links for resourcing, supporting and connecting volunteers and volunteering involving organisations across Central Victoria.

 

“Building vibrant resourceful communities through volunteering”

 

 

Congratulations goes to…

The Bendigo Volunteer Resource Centre would like to congratulate and acknowledge Foundation 97 Ltd in their recent achievement of being selected as finalist in the Cultural and Social Access Award Category at the 2016 Victorian Disability Awards held on June 15th 2016 in Federation Square. In particular, a special congratulations to the Foundation’s Managing Director, Tracey Clarke on being announced as winner of the Volunteer Award. Tracey was also selected as a finalist in the Emerging Leader Award Category. An excellent outcome and recognition for both the Foundation and for Tracey.

Foundation 97 is dedicated to enhancing the lives of non-funded spinal cord injured Victorians. Click here for more information.

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What’s On:

Step Into Volunteering
Starts: July 6, 2016 - 10:00 am
Ends: July 6, 2016 - 12:00 pm
Location: Bendigo Library, 259 Hargreaves St, Bendigo VIC 3550, Australia
Description: Location: Activity Room 1
Welcome to volunteering, a friendly two hour information session about what you need to know to have an enjoyable volunteer experience!
Guest speakers for this session are from Bendigo Health and Post Office Gallery
Leading Volunteers Workshop
Starts: July 12, 2016 - 9:00 am
Ends: July 12, 2016 - 4:30 pm
Location: Bendigo Library, 259 Hargreaves St, Bendigo VIC 3550, Australia
Description: Location: Activity Room 1 and 2
Volunteering Victoria is holding a Leading Volunteers Workshop. This workshop is presented by James Garland and Peter Waters and is a one day workshop developed specifically for Volunteer Managers. For more information please visit http://www.bgovolunteers.org.au/organisations/training-calendar/
National Student Volunteer Week
Starts: August 8, 2016 - 12:00 am
Ends: August 15, 2016 - 12:00 am
Description: National Student Volunteer Week aspires to challenge and celebrate young people who are striving to make a change through volunteering. NSVW encourages more meaningful and innovative student engagement while providing an opportunity to challenge, showcase, and celebrate student volunteers.
Step Into Volunteering
Starts: August 10, 2016 - 10:00 am
Ends: August 10, 2016 - 12:00 pm
Location: Bendigo Library, 259 Hargreaves St, Bendigo VIC 3550, Australia
Description: Location: Activity Room 1
Welcome to volunteering, a friendly two hour information session about what you need to know to have an enjoyable volunteer experience!
Guest speakers for this session are from Compeer Program and PepperGreen Farm.
Justice Connect Workshop
Starts: September 14, 2016 - 10:00 am
Ends: September 14, 2016 - 1:00 pm
Location: Bendigo Library, 259 Hargreaves St, Bendigo VIC 3550, Australia
Description: Location: Activity Room 1
JusticeConnect is running a workshop which will include working with other NFP's, MOU's and Mergers and Amalgamations. For more information please visit http://www.bgovolunteers.org.au/organisations/training-calendar/

 

Where we are:

Call into our office located in the Bendigo Library

Hargreaves Street entrance, Bendigo Central