Workshops

Upcoming Workshops


Join us for one or all of our 2015 workshops! These programs will help you advance your volunteer management knowledge, allow you to connect with other professionals and gain leadership skills.

Cost: $25-Members, $40-Non-members per workshop

To Register: Click on the links below to register online (available soon) or call 440.602.8003 to register by phone.

2015 Workshop Schedule

Impact of Age-related Issues on Volunteers

March

Examine common age-related challenges for older adults, learn about older adult development and the aging process and get some tools to be able to better engage and support older volunteers as they move through this process.
Branding Your Volunteer Program & Networking Event

 April 23, 5pm

The Village Network: 2000 Noble Dr., Wooster, OH 44691

 

Engaging Veterans in Your Volunteer Program

May

According to a report written by Civic Enterprises and underwritten by Target and the Case Foundation, 92% of service people say that serving the community is important to them! Come learn how to recruit, work with and support veterans in your volunteer program.
Take Care of Yourself to Take Care of Your Program: Tips for Self-care During Stressful Times
July

Being a part of the budget and time limited world of nonprofits, and in a people-centric, helping profession like volunteer management, its easy to get overwhelmed by the stress of day to day frustrations. Come for an opportunity to spend some time focused on your personal health, in order to improve your overall management abilities.

Nonprofit Leadership September Volunteer management professionals possess great leadership potential. Come build your skills at this seminar for anyone who works in the nonprofit world.
HR 101 & Holiday Networking Event
December

What can volunteer managers learn by looking through the HR lens? Come and learn some basics. This will be set-up "speed-networking" style where attendees will have the opportunity to rotate through stations to examine topics such as marketing a position, budgets, public speaking, screening/fingerprinting, placement, and evaluation. Holiday wine and cheese reception to follow.

 

Get Involved - Consider joining the Professional Resources Committee and help orchestrate programming to connect your colleagues this year! For more information, contact programs@fvaohio.org.