Community training and networking

Upcoming training and networking opportunities for volunteer leaders and community organisations in Stonnington.

Date  Topic

13 February

10 - 11.30am

Location: Initiatives of Change

Stonnington Connect and Discover Network Meeting

This group meets every two months at locations around Stonnington and is open to community organisations delivering services within Stonnington.

Connect and discover opportunities for collaboration, share information, and learn from one another.

As part of this network, you can access unique professional development opportunities, establish partnerships and be supported in bringing your ideas to life. 

To attend, email:

5 March

12pm - 2.30pm

Free on Zoom


Grant Writing Workshop

This online workshop will be run by Non Profit Training and will broadly cover the basics of applying for grants.

Register here

7 March

11am, 12pm, 1pm

Location: Malvern Town Hall, Banquet Hall

Drop-in Community Grants Information Sessions

These free information sessions will include a brief overview of the City of Stonnington Community Grants Program and a small group question and answer session.

No registration is necessary.

Sessions will run every hour on the hour starting at 11am, midday and 1pm.

Find out more

13 March

9.30am - 12.30pm

Free on Zoom

Targeted Recruitment and Engaging Young People (Volunteering Victoria)

Recruitment and retention can be tricky at the best of times, particularly when looking to attract particular cohorts of volunteers. It’s important to examine the make up of our volunteer teams, what barriers may exist for specific cohorts and how you can encourage volunteers from different demographics.

Register here

15 March

10am - 2pm

Location: Malvern Town Hall

Volunteer Stonnington Expo 2024

The City of Stonnington brings together potential volunteers and more than 35 organisations to learn about volunteering opportunities and the best ways to get involved and make a difference in our local community.

Includes entertainment by local performers throughout the day.

This is a free event.

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18 March

12 - 1pm

Free on Zoom

City of Stonnington Community Grants Information Session

This online information session will include a brief overview of the Stonnington Community Grants Program and a small group question and answer session.

Register here

Volunteering Victoria workshops for volunteer leaders

Volunteering Victoria runs public training workshops year round on a number of issues related to managing volunteers effectively. These are run on demand with a variety of dates being scheduled throughout the year. Participants will learn from our experienced trainers and be able to share knowledge and form networks within the sector. View upcoming training and workshops.