Principles and Practices of Volunteer Program Management

Posted by on November 10, 2008

Principles and Practices of Volunteer Program Management is a seminar designed for volunteer managers, hosted by Maria H. Casey, Director of Volunteer Resources of the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Metro New York.

This is the perfect refresher course for experienced managers and a “must” for those new to volunteer administration.

During the two-day program, volunteer managers will learn to:

* Design positions for volunteers that are meaningful and motivating
* Recruit and interview volunteers
* Develop dynamic training programs
* Create strategies for building solid volunteer-staff relations
* Retain volunteers
* Develop an agency-wide needs assessment
* Understand best practices in risk management
* Discuss other critical issues affecting volunteerism today

Date: December 1-2, 2008
Location: The Volunteer Center, Hartsdale, NY

For more information visit the Association of Volunteer Resources Management website.

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