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Strategic Volunteer Recruitment

Wednesday, July 10, 2019, 1:30 PM

Strategic Volunteer Recruitment is an interactive 2 hour training and professional development course for volunteer coordinators  at all levels. Participants will learn how to assess organizational needs and identify target volunteers best equipped to address those needs.  You will then practice writing effective volunteer opportunity postings and adapt postings to attract your target audience.   The course is ideal for anyone responsible for recruiting volunteers, whether you are new to the field or a seasoned professional in need of a refresher to reach a desired target audiences of volunteers.  Program managers, executive directors, development staff, and volunteer leaders are encouraged to attend. Participation in this training will help you: Increase awareness of the characteristics of various types of volunteers  Gain a broader perspective on which volunteers can best meet organizational needs Improve skills in targeting volunteer recruitment messages to attract the right volunteers Adapt standard messages to reach your preferred target audience Build successful engagement process for increased satisfaction from volunteers, staff and clients Facilitator: Judy Shannon, MS, CVA As Director of Community Engagement for VolunteerNow, Judy oversees all our training initiatives, writes curriculum and teaches classes. Judy holds a CVA and an MS in Organizational Communication from TCU. She has more than 30 years of experience writing curriculum and facilitating national training programs in the corporate and nonprofit world. Judy has served in leadership roles with DOVIA, DADV, and the Texas Volunteer Management Conference. She is also volunteered as an advisor to Fort Worth ISD, Blue Zones Project, the Tarrant County RSVP program and the Arlington mayor’s council on race relations. Cost is $65 for VolunteerNow members and $90 for nonmembers Register Now!  FAQs  Are scholarships available for this training? With generous underwriting by the Amon G. Carter Foundation, professional development scholarships are available to volunteer administrators and other nonprofit staff/ board members to attend any of our trainings. To apply for a scholarship, click here for our on-line scholarship application.  Once a scholarship is approved you will be provided with a promotional code to use with your registration.

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2800 Live Oak
Dallas, TX 75204

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