Volunteer Stories

Volunteer Stories

EdConnect Australia is honoured to connect incredible and committed volunteers with schools and students and make a life-changing difference in their lives. Some of our volunteers have kindly agreed to share their personal stories. If you have a personal story you would like to share we would love to hear from you.

Peter’s Story

Peter steps into volunteering   Earlier this year, local Waterford Valley residents are called upon to volunteer in local schools as... Read More
Bill’s Story

Bill makes the world a better place   Kalamunda resident Bill Smith has been volunteering in a mentor role at Kalamunda... Read More
Barbara’s Story

Barbara has volunteered with EdConnect Australia since 2014 at Hollywood Primary School, Balga Senior High School and at Freshwater Bay PS,... Read More
Maureen’s Story

Maureen is a retired teacher, historian and writer and joined EdConnect as a volunteer in 2022 following a visit from local... Read More
Forrest’s Story

Forrest is a retiree who previously owned his own business. He joined EdConnect Australia to give back and become a mentor.... Read More