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Saying thanks to our volunteers

UNITINGCARE Victoria and Tasmania agencies marked National Volunteer Week earlier this month by thanking volunteers for their dedication in delivering services throughout local communities. The week ran from May 9-15 with the theme Give Happy, Live Happy to celebrate and … Continue reading

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Geelong volunteer gets top gong

ELIZABETH Hopkin , a UnitingCare Geelong volunteer coordinator has been selected to be a board member on a state peak body committed to recognise the  hard work of volunteers. With more than 11 years of experience in volunteering, Ms Hopkin began … Continue reading

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New site for UnitingCare Geelong

GEELONG’S UnitingCare will continue to assist thousands of disadvantaged people after it re-opened its doors at a new $1 million Grovedale headquarters. The site on the corner of Torquay and Reserve Roads was officially unveiled on Sunday, June 14 in … Continue reading

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Every Week is Volunteer Week

For UnitingCare Geelong every week is volunteer week because without volunteers the vital services delivered to the community simply wouldn’t exists. CEO Des Younghusband said the agency relied on about 400 volunteers in very diverse roles to ensure service users … Continue reading

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A Revamped business model

UnitingCare Geelong has come up with a “way cool” business model for selling recycled clothing and collectables. ‘Revamp’ is an exciting new store that sells current, retro and vintage clothing, homewares and collectables at 45 Mercer Street in Geelong. The … Continue reading

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