- A community where voluntary work is recognised and respected, as life enhancing for the individual, and advances the common good.
- To celebrate, support, highlight and motivate volunteering.
- To provide training, advice, advocacy and recognition for individuals and community organisations involved in volunteering.
- To create more volunteering opportunities for youth, migrants and others who are looking to find their place in the community.
- Friendliness, respect, diversity, flexibility and integrity.