Volunteer Board Development


 Program Name  Program Number
 Effective Minute Taking  10452
 Event Planning for Volunteer Managers  10450

Effective Minute Taking

Program number - 10452
Wednesday, April 5, 2017
5:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Location: Stony Pain FCSS: #107, 4613 - 52 Ave, Stony Plain
Facilitator: Betty Hilton
Cost: $25

Become a valuable asset your organization and be known for your minutes. Minutes are an important record for the decision making process and are required to document the information that the organization is responsible and accountable. Learn the skills to produce exceptional and well-summarized minutes that accurately reflect the key details and decisions of meetings. Learn how to capture the necessary information, to record the information, to format appropriately, and to distribute minutes with timeliness.

Process: This seminar provides high practical and experiential components including a case study; ongoing opportunities for participant questions and/or answers; as well as mini lectures and group discussions.

Deadline to register is March 29 at 4:30 p.m.

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Event Planning for Volunteer Managers

Program number - 10450
Saturday, April 29, 2017
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Location: Border Paving Athletic Centre (9 Tri Leisure Way, Spruce Grove)
Room: Jen-Col & Zender Ford Rooms - Main Floor
Instructor: Milena Santoro
Cost: $45 (Resident in Tri-Region area)/$125 (Non-Resident)

Events are critical to the success of many non-profit organizations. Whether it's a fundraiser, volunteer appreciation, bottle drive or information session...it's an event!  Volunteer  managers,  need  to  be  able  to create  successful,  relevant  events  that  achieve  the goals and objective of the organization.   Whilst utilizing resources, time and money effectively.

In this 1-day workshop, you will discover how to:

  • Research types of events
  • Create the event plan
  • Manage the planning process
  • Coordinate all elements and details involved for successful execution of the event
  • Create an evaluation report

Certificate from the Volunteer Management Institute will be given on completion of the workshop.

Deadline to register is April 21 at 4:30 p.m.

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