Australia celebrates national volunteer week from Monday 9-15 May 2016. The theme is Give Happy, Live Happy.
The Volunteering Australia web site contains resources and events that are on this year. Check out http://www.volunteeringaustralia.org/nvw/.
Did you know in 2006, volunteers contributed 713 million hours of voluntary work, up from 704.1 million hours in 2000 and 511.7 million hours in 1995.
P&C Day is held each year to celebrate the important work undertaken in our state schools by our parents and citizens associations. This year it is this Friday 13th May. More information can be found out on the Queensland Government site http://education.qld.gov.au/community/events/edweek/pandc-day.html.