Volunteer

How to get involved and make a difference

There are many ways to volunteer with the Property Industry Foundation, while also expanding your network and becoming part of our community.

Volunteering with us benefits the organisations we support, the young people under their care and helps us manage our resources efficiently.

Volunteering opportunities include:

Committees - Nominate to join a Foundation committee.

PAExclusive and Community Focus - programs aimed at bringing together Personal Assistants, Executive Assistants, Finance Managers, Legal Assistants, Office Managers, Receptionists, Secretaries, Team and Project Assistants to help the industry rebuld the lives of at-risk and homeless young people.

PropertyBlitz – a program specifically for young community-minded business professionals working in the property industry. The program allows young industry leaders to put forward ideas and become involved in various events and projects to help make a tangible difference to the serious and persistent problem of youth homelessness.

Event volunteering – a great opportunity to be part of the Foundation's work and the community. Volunteering is a great way to become involved with the industry while helping the Foundation with fundraising events.

Professional Services - individuals are welcome to provide professional services or skills to the Foundation offices or for our various projects with our Charity Partners.

 

 

Please contact your local PIF office for current committee opportunities in your state.

Donate your time and professional skills to assist on our charity building projects. 

Charity Building Projects consist of Construction and fit-out projects which are undertaken for our charity partners.  

Please contact your local PIF office to discuss this opportunity further. 

Click here to see the PIF House Program.

PropertyBlitz is comprised of members who are young community minded business professionals within the property and construction industry. They volunteer their time and expertise to help deliver fund raising events and special projects for the benefit of at risk and homeless young people.

The PropertyBlitz program includes:

  • Industry networking and fundraising events - attend our PropertyBlitz Lawn Bowls & Poker Tournament evenings.
  • Event support - assist with event requirements from hospitality, registration, raffle sales, event set up and pack down.
    Click here for your states calendar of upcoming events
  • Workabees - volunteering for hands-on projects at the premises of charities supported by the Foundation. Tasks are varied and range from painting, gardening,  building fences and even small building refurbishment projects. Most of these projects are held within the metropolitan areas, however, some may be out of the city. Projects may  require at team of 10 or even up to 40 volunteers. 
    Contact your state office for upcoming opportunities. NSW, QLD VIC.
  • Last Minute Help - give a helping hand with projects within our office. There are many times we would love help with mail outs, event preparation, and support at functions and or with special projects.

To express your interest in joining PropertyBlitz and any one of these volunteering initiatives or to simply keep up to date.
Contact your state office for upcoming opportunities.

PAExclusive is comprised of members who have professional administration roles within the property and construction industry; such as Personal Assistants, Executive Assistants, Finance Managers, Legal Assistants, Office Managers, Receptionists, Secretaries, Team and Project Assistants and who have an interest in helping homeless and at risk young people.

The PAExclusive program includes:

  • Annual Winter Chocs for Socks Campaign & Wrap Night - Help us keep homeless kids warm! Raise money selling Cadbury's Chocolates in your office with all money contributing towards buying winter woollies. Or volunteer to collect woollens, and join us to wrap hundreds of woollens for kids living on our streets. 
    Further information available here.
  • Annual Stationery Drive - support the education of children and young people experiencing poverty and disadvantage through the PIF stationery drive - which will provide stationery items to students who are in need. Collect specific stationery items for us to provide to our charity beneficiaries. 
    Download further information here.
  • Annual Toiletries Drive & Wrap Night - collect donations of toiletries, and join us at our Wrap Night, to wrap hundreds of gifts for homeless young people again this Christmas. 
    Download further information here.
  • Hampers & Gifts initiative - Order your gifts throughout the year with PIF and support homeless youth and children. 
    Click here for further information.
  • Event support - assist with event requirements from hospitality, registration, raffle sales,and event set up and pack down. 
    Click here for your states calendar of events.
  • Industry networking - an inspirational event - where you can mingle with your peers and meet PIF beneficiaries.
    Click here for your states calendar of events.
  • Last Minute Help - give a helping hand with projects within our office. There are many times we would love help with mail outs, event preparation, and support at functions and or with special projects.

To express your interest in joining PAExclusive and any one of these volunteering initiatives to simply keep up to date, please contact us.