Get your business involved in corporate volunteering

Our end-to-end service not only helps businesses find suitable volunteer projects for their employees, but takes care of all of the logistical requirements involved.

Let us do the work for you 

Volunteering WA can set up, administer and facilitate your corporate volunteering program
We provide an excellent brokerage service to businesses to help you find appropriate group or individual volunteer opportunities, conduct all planning and preparation involved, host volunteer teams on site, and report on the results. We facilitate team-based and skills-based volunteering for your employees and our corporate volunteering programs are tailored to suit the needs of the business.

Get in touch

Volunteering WA Corporate membership is a prerequisite for access to our services, being $500 per year ex gst.

Want to learn more about the program or get a quote? Contact our Manager Corporate Volunteering for further information at corporate@volunteeringwa.org.au or phone 9482 4333. 

Team-based volunteering Skills-based volunteering
Typically a once-off half or full day volunteering activity with a team of 10+ corporate volunteers (week days only) 1+ employees provide 8-12* hours of expert support over a period of weeks/months on a specific scope of work
The program provides the opportunity for corporate volunteers to make a direct impact on a community organisation, whilst receiving a rewarding and positive volunteering experience The corporate volunteer will use their workplace expertise to assist a community organisation with a project that fills a skills gap in the organisation
Team days could include tree planting, beach clean ups, packing baby hampers for new parents, fixing and repurposing second hand bikes for youth programs, painting and gardening, site maintenance at wildlife rehab centres, microplastic surveys, food preparation for people in need Typical project areas include human resources, business development, strategic planning, project management, mentoring, policy and procedure creation or reviews
Volunteering WA's corporate team will liaise with the community organisation to set up the activity, organise transport and catering, perform risk assessments and Job Hazard Analysis, facilitate the day, provide a summary of the activity with photos for your internal/external communications and provide end of year social impact reporting.  Volunteering WA's corporate team liaises with the employee and community organisation to create a specific project scope and expected/desired outcomes
  *Volunteering activities can be tailored to your businesses' Employee Volunteer Leave Allowances

Benefits of Volunteering WA's Services

  • Volunteering WA has over 750 member organisations, and we understand where the need is within the community for corporate volunteers. This makes us well placed to help find the right opportunity to meet the requirements, interests, and passions of your employees/team. Our member organisations keep us posted regularly on projects they have available for corporate groups.
  • Volunteering WA helps identify and scope a suitable project for a corporate team and organise key logistical requirements for the day, including catering, transport and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).
  • A Volunteering WA representative will also attend on the day to assist with the facilitation of the volunteering project, as well as providing a comprehensive Job Hazard Analysis (JHA) to ensure the day runs safely.
  • Volunteering WA provides a summary after each activity with for your internal/external communications and annual reporting

Volunteering WA has over 750 member organisations so is well placed to help find the right opportunity to meet the requirements, interests, and passions of your employees/team. Our member organisations keep us posted regularly on projects they have available for corporate groups.

Volunteering WA liaises with participating community organisations to secure volunteering placements, organise logistics and finalise details. We ensure all parties' needs are met to make your volunteering project a success, removing most of the administrative work from your employees. This makes it easier for your employees to participate in volunteering, thus increasing overall uptake of the program.

Volunteering WA will collect feedback from employee volunteers and the community organisation to determine your impact and provide an end-of-year report to measure the success of your program’s objectives. This information may be used for sustainability reporting, promotional and marketing purposes.

A fee for each of our services will be negotiated according to the number of teams and employees involved. Please do not hesitate to contact the corporate volunteering team on 9482 4333 or email us for more information.

Resources to assist you in setting up your own program

We have put together resources, examples, points to consider, tips to improve, and how to sustain an employee volunteering program to help get you started. View the Establishing a Corporate Volunteering Program Guide (PDF) to help get you started. 

Corporate Volunteer Council

The Corporate Volunteer Council is a coalition of businesses that recognise and promote the importance of workplace volunteering.  The Council provides professional guidance, development, support, and networking opportunities. Members benefit from the sharing of knowledge and resources and gain a greater awareness of the needs of their local community. The executive committee meets quarterly. Corporate members are welcome to apply to participate in the committee.

Corporate Volunteer Council, Executive Committee

  • Woodside
  • Bankwest
  • Beyond Bank
  • Deloitte
  • RAC
  • Rio Tinto