Be the change you want to see in the world, and then put on your grown-up pants and do it

The challenge and opportunity of the current COVID-19 world, and our world for the next few years, is to take our love of face to face volunteering and blend it with remote volunteering.

COVID-Culture Shock: An international development team’s take on surviving

Remote, isolated, pandemic and unprecedented were not words that were part of everyday vocabulary a month ago. And now here we are.


Please click to read our latest travel advice update

Sometimes you wake up and realise you’re exactly where you’re meant to be…

“You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future”  – Steve Jobs

A matter of ethics

“…We need courageous NFP leaders, working to make their communities more inclusive and that restore people’s well-being…”

A valuable partnership: Newcrest Mining

“We love the fact we get to walk alongside Lihir and the people that are building business here” – ABV CEO Liz Mackinlay

Social enterprise Aliet Green celebrates 10th anniversary

Social enterprise Aliet Green thanks over 1,500 farmers for coming altogether to celebrate their humble anniversary…

Tips on a creating a successful Chair/ CEO partnership – AICD article

CEO Liz Mackinlay and Chair Mark Epper sat down with Australian Institute of Company Directors magazine to discuss the critical role of trust and backing each other to mark hard choices

The moral imperative of skilled volunteering, and how corporates can lead the way

ABV CEO Liz Mackinlay speaks out about the necessity for skill-based volunteering and how an ethical and committed corporate sector can be leading the way

ABV signs MOU with AgUnity

On 15th October 2019 ABV entered into a partnership with AgUnity Pty Ltd: an Australian-based social enterprise and technology company which aims to address challenges facing the 2-billion unbanked, and last-mile communities in the world.

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!