Volunteer Management: Fall 2018 Series

When: 
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 9:00am to Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 12:00pm CDT
Where: 
Forefront Large Conference Room
208 S. LaSalle Street, #1535
This event is open to: 

Operating Nonprofit members of Forefront and the general public.

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$384.00
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This three-part series is offered in partnership with Chicago Cares.

Registering for all three workshops in this series will get registrants a 20% discount off the single-workshop price. To register for for a workshop individually, click on the title below.

Volunteer Management 101: 3R’s of Volunteer Engagement
Dates:   October 3, 2018        
Time:     9:00am – 12:00pm
This course is designed to train volunteer managers on the basics of starting or restarting a well-structured volunteer program. Participants will gain the skills and tools to develop a plan to create and maintain your volunteer programs. Participants will learn to:

    -Start or re-start a well-structured volunteer program
    -Develop a plan for volunteer engagement and projects
    -Demonstrate volunteer attachment to your mission and impact
    -Increase utilization of volunteers across the organization

This workshop is ideal for nonprofit professionals who are newer to volunteer management.

Volunteer Management 102: Developing Well-Planned and Managed Projects
Date:   October 9, 2018          
Time:     9:00am – 12:00pm
This course is designed to train volunteer managers on the basics of project design and management. Participants will gain the skills and tools to develop high quality volunteer projects that retain and cultivate volunteers. Participants will learn to:

    -Demonstrate success implementing meaningful volunteer projects
    -Develop a plan for high-quality volunteer engagement and projects
    -Continuously improve volunteer experience
    -Increase utilization of volunteers across the organization

This workshop is ideal for nonprofit professionals who are newer to volunteer management.

Volunteer Management 201: The Volunteer Value Proposition
Date:   November 15, 2018
Time:     9:00am – 12:00pm
This course is designed to build upon concepts presented in Volunteer Management 101 and 102. Advanced topics include evaluation, risk management, and organizational adoption. Participants will gain the skills and tools to articulate the value of your volunteer programing to staff, leadership, and funders alike.  Participants will learn to:

    -Convert volunteers to deeper forms of organizational and civic engagement
    -Increase allocation of resources to volunteer activities
    -Demonstrate volunteer attachment to your mission and impact

This workshop is ideal for nonprofit professionals who are experienced in volunteer management or have attended Volunteer Management 101 and 102.

 

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