2009 Volunteer Recognition Awards
Any not-for-profit organisation
or project is welcome to make a nomination.
a form here. Nominations close on Friday 15 May.
Are you interested in making a presentation, running a workshop, or
contributing to a panel at this October Conference in Wellington?
Abstracts must be received by Friday 29 May - Template for Abstracts
can be downloaded
Wednesday 27 May,
10 am - 12 noon
A brief but comprehensive introduction to organising a volunteer
programme or project. Includes Definition of Voluntary
involve Volunteers; Policy, plan and budget; Role descriptions;
Recruitment; Selection; Motivation; Training; Supervision;
Recognition; and the services of Volunteering Canterbury. Tutor:
Ruth Gardner. Download a
VC's Social Hour
Thursday 28 May, 9-10 a.m.
Volunteer Co-ordinators meet informally for coffee at Megawatt
8 June 10.30 a.m.
This one hour session gives an opportunity to discuss: What
volunteering is and why people do it; Rights and Responsibilities of
volunteers; What voluntary work you could choose; Services offered
by Volunteering Canterbury. Venue is St Andrews Church
Lounge, 107 Marriotts Road, North New Brighton. Everyone is welcome and there is
Volunteer Co-ordinators' Network
Tuesday 9 June 12.30 - 2.00 p.m.
An opportunity to share your issues and hear how others tackle
them. In the Committee Room, Christchurch Community House
Te Whakaruruhau ki Otautahi. RSVP to VolCan, phone 03 366
2442, e-mail email@example.com