By: Meg Heller

Mentors make a difference to young lives.
29/01/2021

Volunteer mentors are making a difference to the lives of vulnerable young people at schools in Port Hedland. Under the…

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“I can never thank my mentor enough for believing in me and listening.”
26/11/2020

EdConnect Australia and Alcoa Foundation presented the impact of their partnership at an event for volunteers and schools on 25th of…

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EdConnect Volunteer Celebrates 20 Years of Service
12/10/2020

September 2020 EdConnect volunteer, Julie Lawson, has described the joy of helping students overcome challenges and reach their potential after dedicating…

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A True Gentleman
12/10/2020

June 2020 Former Falcon resident, Alan Thornton, has been posthumously recognised for his outstanding work with young people by being awarded…

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Westfield Hero Nominee – Reno Demicoli
01/09/2020

Reno Demicoli is a 72 year-old volunteer with EdConnect who mentors students at Northern Bay College in Corio, Victoria. Demicoli has…

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Local Geelong Volunteer Receives Top Recognition 
19/06/2020

EdConnect Australia held their inaugural National Volunteer Awards Ceremony on Tuesday the 10th of June. It was a virtual event that reached a national audience of volunteers, supporters, school members,…

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A Year 6 Teacher’s Experience During Covid-19
18/06/2020

“It was very challenging in March 2020, as it became clearly evident that schools were going to be implicated by Covid-19….

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A volunteer’s perspective during COVID-19
18/06/2020

MEET TED HUDSON “Taking early retirement in 1998 after working thirty seven years as an administrative officer (clerk) with the Commonwealth…

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School Volunteers Now More Important Than Ever
14/05/2020

13 May 2020 With National Volunteer Week (18-24 May) coming up next week and students transitioning back into the classroom from…

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School Volunteers More Important Than Ever
12/05/2020

MEDIA RELEASE May 2020 As we celebrate National Volunteer Week (18-24 May) and students transition back into the classroom EdConnect Australia…

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