This year VAN is partnering with Points of Light! The annual National Conference will be taking place in Seattle June 19-21, 2017! More information HERE.
VAN will have scholarships for our members to apply for, plus volunteer opportunities at the conference, plus a reception for our members!
We also plan two half day workshops:
- Andy Fryar on “Advancing Volunteer Management” on Friday, Nov. 18, 2016 at South Seattle Community College. Registration HERE. Only $20 (includes breakfast and lunch!)
- Equity and Inclusion in the Volunteer Corps on Friday, March 24, 2017 at Nagomi Tea House in the International District. Registration to come…
Engagement: the path to healthy communities!
Friday, June 24, 2016
Cascadia College, 18345 Campus Way NE, Bothell, WA 98011
Keynote Speaker: Beth Steinhorn, President of the Fixler Group
Keynote: Leading Practices: The Path to Connecting Hand, Heart, and Impact
Here is our conference flyer: Flyer 1
Don’t miss the annual VAN conference where volunteer administrators from around the region gather to explore current industry standards and exciting innovations in the world of volunteer management! Our keynote speaker, Beth Steinhorn, is a renown author and volunteer management expert! We will also have breakout sessions tailored to you, whether you are a beginner in the field or a seasoned professional. We also offer vendors and resources that you’ll find useful, door prizes and excellent meals! This is the not to miss conference of the year!
Visit Beth Steinhorn’s website at www.JFFixler.com, a virtual center of cutting edge tools on engagement and organizational leadership and planning. Beth Steinhorn will do our keynote plus two breakout sessions. Beth says,” Revitalizing organizations begins with the most valuable resource of all—the human resource. My trainings are designed to revitalize staff and volunteer leaders through lively, comprehensive presentations that inspire participants to envision a bigger future for their organization and give them the tools and tactics to make that future a reality.” You definitely don’t want to miss out on that!
- $75 (early bird)
- $85 (after May 31)
- $60 for a second person to join you so ask a volunteer or co-worker to come too! (Buy one, get one discounted to $60.)
- Scholarships are available! $40 + volunteer for an hour or two (you’ll get to attend all sessions still)