As promised we have been gathering materials from our annual conference to share with all of you. Each of these slide shows were presented at the conference by community leaders. Please be sure to utilize the attached materials at your respective organizations! Annual Meeting
Two new job postings have been added to our Career Development page! Head on over to the page to see what nonprofits in the area looking for Volunteer Coordinators!
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:
Searching for a new opportunity? VMAWM can help! Two of our local nonprofits are looking for Volunteer Coordinators! Click on our Career Development Page to see more!
Ring in the New Year with New Ideas from our 2015-2016 VMAWM Board! We cannot wait to see you soon at the Educational Event “Toxic Charity” hosted by ICCF on January 21, 2016 At 12:00 PM.
Welcome to the 2015-2016 program year for VMAWM! The board has planned many exciting and enriching events for its current & perspective members! Be sure to check out our events pages on the website for more information. Don’t forget about our Annual Holiday Breakfast Tuesday, December 8, 2015 from 8-9:30 AM at Beacon Hill at Eastgate. We hope to spread some holiday cheer, to all of you that we hold dear!
The 2014-2015 VMA Program Year has begun! Be sure to visit our membership page to print your membership form! Also, please visit our Events page to review up-coming VMA Round Table and Education Events!
Welcome! VMAWM members have been working hard this summer to provide content for the traditional VMAWM work year, which begins September 2013 and runs through the Annual Meeting in May 2014. Please check back soon for updates regarding the 2013-2014 VMAWM Program Year!
We know it’s still a month and a half away, but in our excitement we wanted to make sure you have your calendars marked for our upcoming Annual Meeting! Along with networking and learning more about VMA we will have an inspirational talk with Matthew Downey, M.P.A. Program Director of Nonprofit Services at the Johnson Center of Philanthropy. The program will be entitled, “Community Engagement made Easy: The Hallmark of the Charismatic Organization”. We hope you’ll join us!
Tuesday, May 7th, 2013 — 11:30-1:30pm
The Johnson Center | 201 Front Ave SW | Grand Rapids | 49504
Welcome to the Volunteer Management Association of Western Michigan’s new and improved website! VMAWM exists to enable persons who manage volunteers or volunteer programs to advocate for volunteerism and provide management enrichment.