Sites we love!
This national organisation aims to promote volunteering as a valuable and important part of Australian society. The website highlights what they do including policy building, training for important stakeholders and research, also providing an accessible way to become a volunteer through linking people to volunteering agencies around Australia.
This website provides information on Volunteering WA which aims to support communities through enhancing, promoting and providing volunteering in WA.
The Bank of I.D.E.A.S. works with communities to improve their strategies and policies on economic and community development. Its website provides access to and information about its resources, photos and services. It also has a great ‘copyleft’ policy for using the sites resources and info!
The Grantready website supplies information on accessing grants, rebates, concessions and philanthropic funding. They have many different services including; assistance with how to write grants, finding a suitable grant, support and holding various workshops. The ‘GrantGuru’ page associated with this site provides an easy way to search for appropriate funding in your sector.
This website provides information for communities, individuals and businesses, offering services and resources, in order to strengthen the community sector.
The Volunteer Resource Centre (VRC) Alliance was established to provide avenues for communication, networking and information sharing, and to support and enhance the capacity of VRC’s in Western Australia. Since 2000, organisations operating as Volunteer Resource Centres have been providing assistance to volunteer groups through information, referrals and resources.
Connecting rural, regional and remote women through providing a mechanism of sharing information relevant to the development of women and communities in RRR WA, the network aims to recognise, promote and expand the contribution women make to their communities. The website provides information, news, info on grants, a calendar of events and a forum plus more!
I have included this site as I find it inspirational to see large groups of young people volunteering and contributing to the community through action! Have a look at this site for the latest ‘mission’ of the Big Help Mob.Based in Perth!