Workshop Series: Nourishing Managers of Volunteers

Free Workshop Series: “Nourishing Managers of Volunteers” – Encourage one another & Expand our knowledge during these lunch hour gatherings held the 2nd Wednesday of each month. Block one hour in our calendar every month during 2016 and then register for one workshop at a time. Supported by AVRBC –Administrators of Volunteer Resources BC.

Upcoming Workshops Supported by AVRBC

The April meeting is cancelled to give priority to National Volunteer Week, April 23 – 29, 2017.

Event Planning Made Easier
Date: Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Location: KCR, 620 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

It is so easy to feel overwhelmed when planning an event. Learn secrets from an expert. Take away a cheat sheet to help you for your next event.

When Jobs are Too Risky for Volunteers
Date: Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Location: KCR, 620 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

Not every task is suitable for a volunteer. Learn how to identify risk and use a tool to reduce risk wherever possible.

Summer Break – July & August

How to Hook New Volunteers: Recruitment as Selling
Date: Thursday, September 7, 2017
Location: Parkinson Recreation Centre, 1800 Parkinson Way, Kelowna
Note: Combines two workshops – Nourishing Managers of Volunteers and the Volunteer Fair Lunch n Learn

Learn how to improve your skills at selling your organization to potential volunteers.

Volunteer Ownership Model: Oh No, They’re Taking Over!
Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Location: KCR, 620 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

Patterned after the Employee Ownership Model, consider how volunteers take out ‘shares’ in your organization.

Remember Your Calling as a Manager of Volunteers
Date: Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Location: KCR, 620 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

It is rewarding but sometimes draining. Be energized. Feel valued. It is because of YOU that volunteers impact our community so deeply.

Shining a Light on the Past Year
Date: Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Location: KCR, 620 Leon Avenue, Kelowna

Light as a theme seems to transcend celebrations throughout the holiday season. Enjoy a special holiday luncheon as we shine a light on what our volunteers have taught us.

Past Workshops Supported by AVRBC

Volunteer Training: What? How? Why?
Date: Wednesday, January 13th, 2016, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The Love Languages of Volunteers: How to Speak Them Fluently
Date: Wednesday, February 10th, 2016, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Volunteers as Agency Ambassadors
Date: Wednesday, March 9th, 2016, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Not Just for Kids
Date: Wednesday, May 11, 2016, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

What’s in Your Wallet?
Date: Wednesday, June 8, 2016, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Attracting the Volunteers You Need
Date: THURSDAY, September 8, 2016, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Date: Wednesday, October 12, 2016, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Having THAT Talk
Date: Wednesday, November 9, 2016, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Tis the Season
Date: Wednesday, December 14, 2016, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Canada 150 for 150 Volunteer Hour Challenge
Date: Wednesday, January 11, 2017, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Marketing and Recruitment – Hand in Glove
Date: Wednesday, February 8, 2017, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Focus Attention on Your Volunteers: National Volunteer Week Ideas
Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Sorry, comments are closed for this post.

Written by

Promoting community information and volunteering in the Central Okanagan. We do this through the online database, publications, workshops and a calendar of community events. Volunteers help telephone callers identify their needs, learn about services in the community and find solutions.

View all posts by:
Translate »