Volunteering

At HeartKids NSW we love our volunteers and have events and volunteering opportunities throughout the year. We are always looking for a helpful hand to support our heart families. Whether you can donate an hour, a month or a few hours every week, your support will make a huge difference to our heart kids and families.

Our Volunteers help us a Thank You events, shopping centre fundraisers, in our office packing care bags or administrative tasks – there is something for everyone.

Read more about volunteering with us here.

Register your interest here by filling in the  Registration Form. Please email the form to us.

Current opportunities

Office volunteer:

Volunteer with HeartKids in our office in Wentworthville to help with some administrative and data entry tasks. Volunteers must be comfortable using computers.
For more information or to register your interest please email: mail@heartkidsnsw.org.au

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Two Feet and a Heartbeat:

On Sunday October 30 2016, we are holding Two Feet and a Heartbeat –  a fun, family walk – all in support of our heart kids. We are looking for volunteers for the following roles:

Set up: Help set up tables, chairs, merchandise table & balloons. Once participants arrive, assist with registering them and selling merchandise.
Course Marshalls: Be positioned around our 2.1km walk to ensure all participants stay on the track.

Helpers & pack up: Man a BBQ, sell merchandise, pack up boxes, tables & chairs once the event is over.

 

Venues:

Sydney – Parramatta Park

Newcastle – Speers Point Park

Canberra  – Bowen Park

Wollongong – Towradgi Park

 

Time: Set up volunteers: 6.30am –  9am
BBQ/Helpers/Course Marshalls: 8.30am – 11.30/12.30pm

 

For more information or to register as a volunteer email: leigh.henderson@heartkids.org.au or call 9631 2600

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HeartKids Christmas Party:

Please join us in hosting a Christmas celebration for our wonderful heart families. We need volunteers to hel with set up, cooking the BBQ and packing up at the end of the day.

Date: Saturday 3rd December
Time: 9am – 4pm
Location: William Clarke College – 1 Morris Grove, Kellyville

For more information or to register your interest please RSVP: kim.mackie@heartkidsnsw.org.au

 

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HeartKids Gala Ball Canberra Organising Committee

HeartKids NSW/ACT is seeking passionate and enthusiastic individuals to participate in the HeartKids Gala Ball Canberra 2017 organising committee. Members of the organising committee will be required to volunteer their time to help collect a wide range of donations for silent auction. All members of the organising committee will be entitled to two tickets to the HeartKids Gala Ball Canberra 2017 and will be making a valuable contribution to a worthy cause. For more information or to submit an expression of interest, please email Kelly.Ryan@heartkids.org.au by Friday 2 December 2016.

 

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Regional Representatives

Regional Representatives are volunteers who support HeartKids NSW families in their Region by:

• Regular contact with the HeartKids members

• Holding morning teas or family BBQ’s

• Liaise with local Schools and/or Pre-schools to promote CHD awareness through Awareness Month and small fundraising events

• Coordinate an Awareness month event in February and a Cuppa for HeartKids event in August/September

 We are currently looking for Regional Representative’s for the following regions.

Far West, Orana, Southern Inland, Murray,  North Sydney, Coffs Harbour, New England, Western Sydney, Sutherland, Illawarra South

If you would like more information on becoming a Regional Representative please contact our office (02) 9631 2600

 

 

New South Wales