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Case Study: NAPCAN - How Rosterfy helps us prove our value

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Martin O'Neill Mar 22, 2023 1:14:27 AM
Case Study: NAPCAN - How Rosterfy helps us prove our value

NAPCAN is an Australian-based non-profit organisation whose mission is to prevent child abuse.

They believe the systems in place to protect children aren’t the answer, only through education, delivered and driven by communities can we ensure children and young people remain safe and protected.

NAPCAN have thousands of facilitators (volunteers) across Australia and are able to mobilize them and measure the impact of their program because they use Rosterfy.

Why is volunteering important?

Rochelle Gunn Nov 22, 2022 9:54:45 AM
Why is volunteering important?

According to the most recent Americorps report on civic engagement and volunteering, Americans volunteered for an estimated 5.8 billion hours in the 12-month reporting period. The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare found that volunteers contributed an estimated 596.2 million hours to the community in one year. In the United Kingdom, the Government Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport reports that 30 percent of respondents in the last Community Life Survey participated in formal volunteering within the previous 12 months. 

99 Community Service Project Ideas

Rochelle Gunn Oct 17, 2022 3:01:49 PM
99 Community Service Project Ideas

Participating in community service is an effective way of contributing to your local area and helping the residents of your community. There are numerous ways to get involved with community service but a good place to start is to think about what you are passionate about and what interests you. This could be things like animal welfare, helping sick kids, encouraging reading and writing, providing assistance at a homeless shelter, cooking or social media.

How to find the best places to volunteer

Alice Turnbull Sep 6, 2022 1:34:27 PM
How to find the best places to volunteer

If you’re considering giving up your time to volunteer, it makes sense that you’d want to find somewhere that really needs your help. However, it’s just as important to find a cause that speaks to your heart. Doing this will ensure you stay motivated and committed, while also getting the most out of the volunteer experience.

Top 22 Virtual Volunteer Opportunities You Can Do From Home

Alice Turnbull May 23, 2022 11:11:27 AM
Top 22 Virtual Volunteer Opportunities You Can Do From Home

Keen to get involved with volunteering, but not sure where to start? Virtual volunteering is a great way to get involved with meaningful projects from the comfort of your own home. While large sporting events, outdoor volunteering and volunteer abroad projects offer important ways to give back, you can make just as much of an impact without leaving home.