Events

The challenge

You and three mates tackle 100km in 36 hours or 50km in 18 hours through the beautiful Bay of Plenty and help raise $1 million to change lives.

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If you want to help out during this event, there are various roles available from DJ & MC to Jet Boat Support, from Registration Desk Volunteer to Volunteer Coordinator Assistant!  Click here

Networking Meeting for Coordinators/Managers of Volunteer – Whakatane

Volunteering Bay of Plenty will be hosting the first “Networking Meeting for Coordinators & Managers of Volunteers” for the Eastern Bay of Plenty on Wednesday 14 March at 10:30am.
This meeting is open to anyone who supervises or works with volunteers in the non-for-profit sector. With the aim to strengthen the region’s volunteer workforce, this meeting is set to provide its attendees with an avenue to share and collaborate on issues related to recruitment, management and retention of volunteers. Coffee and tea will be provided.
Guest speaker for the event is Anna Meredith, who is the Fundraising and Volunteer Services Manager at Hospice Eastern Bay of Plenty).
Location: Hospice Eastern Bay of Plenty, 39 Goulstone Road, Whakatane.

Networking Meeting for  Coordinators/Managers of Volunteer – Rotorua

Every six weeks on a Tuesday at 11.00am Volunteering Bay of Plenty hosts an informal coffee group for volunteer coordinators/managers at the Arts Village in Rotorua; 1240 Hinemaru Street. At these meetings we discuss the volunteering issues affecting your organisation. The aim is to provide a positive open forum for people to share their experiences and gain tips or advice from others. This coffee group is open to both members of Volunteering Bay of Plenty and non members as connecting with the community is paramount to us. We often provide a guest speaker to discuss and address any relevant topics or issues, raised within the group. This coffee group is held in association with The Arts Village who currently provide the venue. We are hoping to introduce additional venues.   NEXT ONE IS 27TH OF MARCH 2018