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Events Toolkit set to revolutionise Australian event industry

By November 4, 2016 No Comments

Volunteering Services Australia Events Toolkit

Each year across Australia, many of the 600,000 not-for-profit organisations, hold community events to raise funds to deliver important community services.

To support and assist not-for-profit organisations successfully host events, Volunteering Services Australia has developed an Events Toolkit. Funded by the Department of Social Services the easy to understand 10 step process provides organisations and individuals with the information and confidence to run events.

“We are proud to announce the launch of the Volunteering Services Australia Events Toolkit. Our aim with this resource is to provide individuals within not-for-profit organisations with the information and confidence to run outstanding events,” said Richard Patterson, Chief Executive Officer of Volunteering Services Australia.

Collaborating with leading industry experts, the Events Toolkit provides valuable insight from planning to implementation with the following Workbooks;

  1. Why
  2. Target Market
  3. What Kind of Event
  4. Venue Options
  5. Build a Team
  6. Funding the Budget
  7. Communication
  8. Marketing
  9. The Big Day
  10. Post Event Analysis

“We have joined with our members and industry experts to ensure the Toolkit meets the needs of not-for-profit organisations and is supported by insider knowledge and expertise,” Mr Patterson said.

“Along with an easy to use, 10 step guide the Toolkit provides organisations with essential information for running an event in various aspects including risk management, human resources, and volunteer position descriptions to ensure the experience is as stress free as possible.”

For access the Volunteering Services Australia Events Toolkit please click here.

Volunteering Services Australia Department of Social Services