Events

Celebrate National Volunteer Week 2017

It’s National Volunteer Week…
Let’s Celebrate Together!

Date: Wednesday 10 May 10.00 am to 2.00 pm
Location: Fremantle City Library, 8 William Street, Fremantle

Join us in the Fremantle Library on Wednesday May 10 between 10am and 2pm.Relax with a cuppa and chat to volunteer organisations about the great work they do in our community. Discover the wide variety of volunteer positions on offer.

Chat to current volunteers and enjoy our speakers throughout the day. We will also have a photographic exhibition showcasing some of our ‘local volunteers in action’ throughout the whole week.

10am             Traci Gamblin – Senior Manager Development, Volunteering WA
‘Benefits of Volunteering and Current Trends’

10.30am       OOO! Hero. The St John Ambulance Early Childhood Program is about engaging with young children and educating them about first aid so that they know what to do in an emergency. A St Johns volunteer will read the children’s book 000 Hero.

11am             Dr Megan Paull – Director of Postgraduate Research; Senior Lecturer – Management ; Co-Director – Centre for Responsible Citizenship and Sustainability ; School of Business and Governance. Murdoch University
Perspectives on University Student volunteering’

 12 Noon        Dee Skuza chats about the new City of Fremantle Ambassador Volunteer Program. Come and find out if this volunteer opportunity could be for you?

1pm               Kay Raymond – Community Development Officer, City of Fremantle. Kay will speak about seniors, volunteering opportunities and The One Stop Shop.

For more information on volunteering opportunities in Fremantle, contact the Fremantle Volunteer Service.

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