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Are you looking for an exciting event to collaborate and network with other volunteer management professionals? We’re thrilled to invite you to the Annual Volunteer Management Association Conference. This year will be focused on developing creative solutions for volunteer management together. Our dynamic keynote speaker is Bridget Clark Whitney, the Executive Director of Kids’ Food Basket. We are very excited about all of the sessions and speakers for this years conference! We hope you’ll join us.
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Save The Date 5-12-2017

Greetings Nonprofit Professionals,

Come join the Volunteer Management Associations of Western Michigan on May 12, 2017 for our Annual Half Day Conference. This year nonprofit professionals from all over will engage in Creative Solutions For Volunteer Management.  VMAWM Half Day Conference will be held at the Catholic Diocese of Grand Rapids located at 360 Division Ave S, Grand Rapids, MI 49503 from 8:00 – 1:00 PM.

Our Keynote Speaker is Bridget Clark Whitney, Executive Director of Kids’ Food Basket. Bridget has years of nonprofit experience and is extremely knowledgeable on mobilizing large groups of volunteers to meet community needs. Our conference also has innovative breakout sessions, dynamic speakers, and creative projects planned throughout the morning complimented with a hot lunch buffet.

This year’s conference will focus on interactive solutions for professional development and volunteer leadership. You will have the opportunity to meet other volunteer leaders, further your skills, and grow your network! Take advantage of this exciting opportunity and feel free to share with a friend, attend only for a rate of:

  • $40 for VMAWM Members
  • $45 for Non VMAWM Members
  • $25 for AmeriCorps Members

 

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Volunteer Conference Needs!

As a group committed to on-going education for Volunteer Coordinators, it’s only natural that we rely on volunteer committee members to assist with the planning and implementation of our upcoming Volunteer Conference!

Current needs include:
Speakers Committee- Please contact Katelyn Kovalik at kkovalik@hwmuw.org
Sponsor Committee- Please contact Angie Drier at adrier@seniorneighbors.org
Marketing and Communication Committee- Please contact Ana Rau at arau@goodwillgr.org or Pam Bland at pamb@campfirewestmi4c.org

Each committee chair can share more details with you including committee tasks, meeting dates/times, and more! Contact them today!

Thanks for your willingness to get involved and giving back!

Conference Tickets Available NOW!

VMAWM is pleased to announce its first half day conference; The Building Blocks of Volunteerism: Envision, Engage, Energize. The conference will be held on Thursday, May 19th, 2016 from 8:00 am to 1:00 PM at the Catholic Diocese of Grand Rapids.  We will have dynamic speakers and breakout sessions, both breakfast and lunch will be provided at the event! If you are interested in more information about this exciting opportunity please click on the link below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/volunteer-managers-association-of-west-michigan-half-day-conference-tickets-21609548742