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South Australia Youth Week, 13–22 May 2022

SA Youth Week provides a unique platform to recognise the contribution of young people to our communities.

2022 Neo Poster Competition - SA Youth Week: now open for entry


National Volunteer Week, 16–22 May 2022

Initiated by Volunteering Australia, National Volunteer Week is the annual celebration to acknowledge the generous contribution of our nation’s volunteers.


Queen’s Birthday and Volunteers Day (South Australia only), Monday 13 June 2022

Annual Volunteers Day and Thank You event


National Student Volunteer Week, 8-14 August 2022

National Student Volunteer Week aspires to challenge and celebrate young people who are striving to make change through volunteering.


International Volunteer Managers Day (IVMD), 5 November 2022

International Volunteer Managers Day is held each year on 5 November.

This day was developed in order to bring recognition to individual managers of volunteers and celebrate the profession of volunteer leadership.


International Volunteer Day (IVD), 5 December 2022

International Volunteer Day (IVD), mandated by the UN General Assembly, is held on 5 December each year.

International Volunteer Day works to raise awareness on the important role volunteers play in responding to challenges facing the world.


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