Pennsylvania Association for Volunteerism Conference

Posted by on April 26, 2002


Early Bird Deadline August 30, 2002

WHO: Featured speaker is Leo Frangipane, MD, author, surgeon on staff at Reading Hospital and Medical Center in Reading, PA, and host of nationally syndicated wellness spot, “Today’s Wellness Options.” His topic: “Remind Me Again Why I Took This Job.”

Some of the (24) Other Conference topics include:
“Community Service and Youth – the Untapped Resource,” “What Do Training Volunteers & Peanut Butter & Jelly Sandwiches Have in Common?,” “Expanding your Cyberspace Toolbox,” “Insurance and Risk Management for Volunteer Programs,” and “Press Coverage at the Right Price”

WHEN: Wednesday, October 2, 2002, 9:00 am – 9:00 pm, including lunch, dinner and entertainment; Optional QVC Tour
Thursday, October 3, 2002, 8:00 am – 6:00 pm, including breakfast and lunch; Optional excursion to King of Prussia Mall
Friday, October 4, 2002, 8:00 am – 12:00 noon, including breakfast

WHERE: Desmond Conference Center, Malvern, PA

The Pennsylvania Association for Volunteerism (PAV) was established in 1984 to promote and strengthen volunteerism throughout Pennsylvania. Its activities include: facilitating communication among individuals and groups of individuals who support volunteerism; fostering and promoting education and training for volunteers and administrators of volunteer programs; providing leadership and advocacy throughout the Commonwealth on issues of volunteerism; recognizing and promoting the efforts of volunteers; and educating the public about the services provided by volunteers.

For additional information about PAV and/or the 2002 Annual Conference on Volunteerism, or for photo opportunities, please contact Mindy Moyer at 215-412-7889, or by e-mail at or visit the PAV website at

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