Working with Volunteers Study

Thank you for your interest in the Working with Volunteers Study. We have now ceased recruitment for this study and are currently undertaking data analysis. Cancer Council Queensland and our research partners would like to thank all those who participated and shared their experiences, it is greatly appreciated. Please contact the Project Manager Laurel English (details below) if you have any questions or would like more information about the study.

About the study

Episodic volunteers are essential in supporting the work of non-profit organisations to raise funds and social awareness. Cancer Council Queensland and our research partners have designed a study which aims to help non-profit organisations improve their recruitment and management of episodic volunteers.

How is the project funded?

The project is funded by the Australian Research Council in partnership with Cancer Council Queensland, the American Cancer Society, the Union for International Cancer Control, Volunteering Queensland and Griffith University.

Further information about the study

For more information about the study, please contact:
Laurel English
Research Assistant, Griffith University
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