State Awards

Volunteering Victoria is proud to announce organisations shortlisted for the 2020 State Awards 

COVID-19 Support and Connection Award: 

  • ASRC 
  • City of Melbourne 
  • Heide Museum of Modern Art 
  • Northern Health 

COVID-19 Innovation and Resilience Award: 

  • Ardoch 
  • ASRC 
  • Austin Health 
  • Eastern Volunteer Resource Centre 
  • FareShare 
  • PANDA 
  • St Vincent de Paul Society Victoria
  • Workways Australia 

Covid-19 Innovation and Resilience Award (grassroots) 

  • Royal Association of Honorary Justices 

The quality of applications we received was outstanding. It is a credit to the sector that so much work has been undertaken this year to navigate the changes due to COVID-19. Congratulations to all those other organisations who put in nominations: 

  • Access Inc.
  • Ardoch 
  • Barwon Health Palliative Care 
  • Bayside Community Information and Support Service 
  • CFA 
  • City of Greater Dandenong 
  • City of Melbourne 
  • Conservation Volunteers Australia 
  • Dream Stitches 
  • Greater Shepperton Lighthouse Project 
  • Guide Dogs Victoria 
  • Jewish Care Victoria 
  • Monash Health 
  • National Council of Jewish Women 
  • Office of the Public Advocate – Independent Third Person program 
  • Office of the Public Advocate – Community Visitor Program 
  • Palliative Care South East 
  • Parks Victoria and Coastcare 
  • RACV 
  • Ronald McDonald House Charity 
  • RSPCA 
  • Switchboard Victoria 
  • VICTAS Community Transport Association 
  • Vision Australia 
  • Volunteer for Knox 
  • The Water Well Project 
  • YMCA Victoria 
  • Youth Referral Independent Person Program  

We will be featuring some of the stories of organisations work even after the awards so stay posted!  

The award winners will be announced by email / video on Thursday 26 November.