Overview

Charity details

ABN
Address
Level 12 127 Creek Street
Brisbane QLD 4000
Australia
Address For Service email
Phone
Charity Size
Large
Who the charity helps
Youth - 15 to under 25
Other charities
General community in Australia
Date established
1982
Last reported
18 January 2021
Next report due
31 December 2021
Financial Year End
30/06

Summary of activities

Our purpose of advancing volunteering for Queensland’s economic, social, cultural, and environmental wellbeing is successfully achieved through a variety of activities as outlined in our Annual Report, including: • Researching the impact of COVID-19 on the volunteering sector and developing resources to support the sector to navigate a pandemic environment • Managing and administering grants on behalf of State and Commonwealth governments to support sector capacity and capability. • Delivering the Care Army Initiative via our EV CREW digital platform, providing a central point of registration for volunteers and matching them to organisations. • Enhancing resilience to improve local capability to manage spontaneous disaster volunteers in local governments. • Establishing the Rockhampton Region VOAD (Volunteer Organisations Active in Disasters) consortium project. • Managing our EV CREW service and its capacity to support a coordinated response to register and refer spontaneous disaster volunteers at a state and national level across all phases of disasters. • Undertaking a State of Volunteering in Queensland Report to provide evidence-based research and highlight the current and future status of volunteering. • Maintaining and developing our state-wide volunteer referral service, to connect potential and existing volunteers with volunteer organisations in need of volunteers to help them maximise the impact of their volunteer programs. • Supporting place-based Volunteer Resource Centres and volunteer organisations to build capacity and capability to serve their local communities. • Developing and maintaining our digital presence and platforms that are inclusive, accessible and support the work and digital capability of volunteer organisations and volunteers. • Collaborating with all levels of government, other state and national peak bodies, and educational, business and community groups to deliver vital services that connect and strengthen communities in the face of disasters, disadvantage, uncertainty, and social and economic trends. • Delivering educational and training and development services that engage and build pathways to inclusion, participation, and employment for volunteers and grow the volunteering sector enabling it to deliver critical services to those in need. • Engaging and connecting businesses and their employees interested in giving back through volunteering with volunteer organisations in need of help. • Presenting recognition events, conferences, forums, and awards programs that promote, advance, acknowledge, and recognise volunteers and volunteering as powerful, valuable, and vital contributors to Queensland’s economic, social, cultural, and environmental wellbeing. • Advocating and representing the voice, contribution, needs, and impact of volunteering in Queensland.

Charity programs

Program name Classification
Volunteering Queensland Place-based interventions
Care Army and EV CREW Basic and emergency aid
Active Volunteering Vocational education and training

Where the charity operates

States
QLD

Financials & Documents

Annual reporting

Title Due Date Date received Download
Financial Report 2022 31 December 2022 Pending
Annual Information Statement 2022 31 December 2022 Not yet submitted
Financial Report 2021 31 January 2022 Pending
Annual Information Statement 2021 31 January 2022 Not yet submitted
Financial Report 2020 31 January 2021 18 January 2021
Annual Information Statement 2020 31 January 2021 18 January 2021
Financial Report 2019 31 January 2020 30 January 2020
Annual Information Statement 2019 31 January 2020 30 January 2020
Financial Report 2018 31 March 2019 25 March 2019
Annual Information Statement 2018 31 March 2019 25 March 2019
Financial Report 2017 31 January 2018 5 December 2017
Annual Information Statement 2017 31 January 2018 5 December 2017
Financial Report 2016 31 January 2017 23 November 2016
Annual Information Statement 2016 31 January 2017 23 November 2016
Financial Report 2015 31 January 2016 9 December 2015
Annual Information Statement 2015 31 January 2016 9 December 2015
Financial Report 2014 31 January 2015 25 October 2014
Annual Information Statement 2014 31 January 2015 25 October 2014
Financial Report 2013 31 March 2014 9 December 2013
Annual Information Statement 2013 31 March 2014 9 December 2013

Documents

Title Date Reporting Year Download
Annual Report 18 January 2021 2020 Download
Annual Report 30 January 2020 2019 Download
Annual Report 25 March 2019 2018 Download
Governing Document 22 December 2015 Download

People

Responsible People

The role of a 'Responsible Person' is an important one for registered charities. Generally, a charity's Responsible People are its board or committee members, or trustees.

History

The charity's subtype history

Purpose Start Date End Date
Purposes beneficial to the general public that may reasonably be regarded as analogous to, or within the spirit of, any of the other charitable purposes 22 December 2015
Public Benevolent Institution (PBI) 1 January 2014
2012 Another purpose beneficial to the community 3 December 2012 31 December 2013
2012 Public benevolent institution 3 December 2012 31 December 2013

Registration status history

Effective Date Status
3 December 2012 Registered

Enforcement action history

There have been no enforcements for this charity.