Volunteers

Recruit and Retain Board Members Workshop

This workshop is offered by Community Builders for Monterey County. Visit their website for full details and to register. This workshop aims to help organizations strengthen their infrastructure to best support the agency’s efforts to recruit board members who can take the organization to the next level. Board recruitment strategies will be identified with exercises to create a recruitment action...

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Volunteer Managers Share Best Practices, Among Them: R-E-S-P-E-C-T

By Susie Polnaszek, Center for Nonprofit Excellence of the Community Foundation for Monterey County Volunteers can make a big difference in nonprofits reaching their mission. Independent Sector has even calculated an economic value for volunteer hours in California: $29.09 in 2017! Volunteer managers and coordinators from a range of local nonprofits recently discussed best practices and lessons learned for how...

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The New Volunteer Manager’s Toolkit

This online webinar is offered by VolunteerMatch. Visit their website for full details and to register. What You’ll Learn: The basics of volunteer engagement. What are the 3 Rs of volunteer engagement? What are the components of a successful volunteer program? Supplemental Materials: Sample program documents and program assessment checklists will be provided. Who Should Attend: Nonprofit Volunteer Managers who...

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Retaining and Recognizing Volunteers

This brown bag lunch event is offered by the Volunteer Managers Association of the Nonprofit Alliance of Monterey County NAMC in partnership with the Center for Nonprofit Excellence. You’ve got some terrific volunteers. How do you keep them? Join this lively and informative discussion about volunteer retention and recognition. Details Wednesday, September 5, 2018 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM Community Foundation...

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Creating a Comprehensive and Engaging Volunteer Training Program

This webinar is offered by VolunteerMatch. Visit their website for full details and to register. What You’ll Learn: What information should you share with new volunteers? How can you turn regularly shared new volunteer info into a curriculum? How is adult learning different from child learning? How can you tell how much training new volunteers are absorbing?

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Developing a Strategic Plan for Volunteer Engagement

This free webinar is offered by VolunteerMatch. Visit their website for full details and to register. What You’ll Learn: Why a strategic plan for volunteer engagement is important. How to incorporate key components into a strategic plan. How you can use a strategic plan to communicate with organization stakeholders. How creating a strategic plan can elevate the work that volunteers...

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Setting the Vibe: Getting Volunteers Off to a Great Start!

This brown bag lunch event is offered by the Volunteer Managers Association of the Nonprofit Alliance of Monterey County NAMC in partnership with the Center for Nonprofit Excellence. Details Register Wednesday, February 28, 2018 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM Community Foundation for Monterey County, Monterey Conference Room Free – bring your lunch, beverages provided Do you manage, coordinate or recruit...

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