VANNW Professional Gatherings are a great opportunity to share ideas, thoughts, and skills with your volunteer management peers – no membership required. VAN Professional Gatherings are typically offered once a month at various locations. If you are interested in hosting a Professional Gathering or have an idea for a presentation/topic please contact ProfessionalGatherings@VANNW.org
April 2015 Professional Gathering:
April 23 @ Seattle Goodwill Office
Explore the do’s and don’ts at all levels of volunteer recognition and share creative ideas for making volunteers feel appreciated. Please come prepared to share your ideas!
Date: Thursday, April 23rd
Time: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Location: Seattle Goodwill Office, 700 Dearborn Place South, Seattle, WA 98144
RSVP: Ingrid Hartsock, Ingrid.email@example.com, (206) 860-5732
May 2015 Professional Gathering:
May 28th @ Pacific Science Center
Compare tools, practices, and experiences around how you handle one-time volunteers versus your core volunteer team, and explore how to master volunteering as a dating relationship, where you get to know each other before making a big commitment.
Date: Thursday, May 28th
Time: 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Pacific Science Center in Seattle
RSVP: Lisa Yeager, Pacific Science Center; LYeager@pacsci.org
No June Professional Gathering due to Conference
July 2015 Professional Gathering:
July 30 @ United Way of King County
Topic TBD. Stay tuned!