Training and Support for Volunteer Managers
Directors of Volunteers in Agencies, referred to as DOVIA, is a professional affiliation of volunteer managers committed to promoting the profession of volunteer management and to maintaining communication among groups working with volunteers on local, state and national levels.
We are currently accepting membership applications for the July 2013-June 2014 DOVIA Membership Year. Agency membership is $30 for the year and allows up to three representatives from your organization to attend events. Benefits of being a DOVIA Member include:
- Attendance at monthly workshops
- Discounts and scholarship opportunities to special events
- Networking events
- Electronic meeting minutes and materials
- Awards and recognition
Congratulations to Laura Williams of Crossroads Safehouse for winning the 2013 Volunteer Manager of the Year Award! To read more about Laura, please click here.
Topic: Panel: Why We Volunteer-A Corporate Volunteer Perspective
Thursday, July 11, 2013 (11:30am-1:00pm)
Facilitator: Jessica Jackson, United Way of Larimer County, Panelists from Avago Technologies, New Belgium Brewing, Odell Brewing, and OtterCares Foundation.RSVP Required.
4380 Zieglar Road
Topic: Verified Volunteers-Share volunteer background checks between organizations
Thursday, August 8, 2013 (11:30am-1:00pm)
Presenter: Doug Hay, Verified Volunteers RSVP here.
421 Parker Street
Topic: Coloradoan Causes Presents: Sharing Your Cause
Thursday, September 12, 2013 (11:30am-1:00pm)
Presenter: Sarah Kyle, The Coloradoan RSVP here.
|Boys and Girls Clubs of Larimer County-Fort Collins
103 Smokey Street
Topic: Working with Volunteers of All Abilities
Thursday, October 10, 2013 (11:30am-1:00pm)
Presenter: Carrie Coyne, All Things Volunteers RSVP here.
1300 Riverside Avenue
Topic: Write a Winning Volunteer Nomination
Thursday, November 14, 2013 (11:30am-1:15pm)
Presenter: Janice Greeno, McKee Medical Center RSVP here.
|USDA Forest Services, Bldg. E
2150 Centre Avenue
Topic: Avoiding Compassion Fatigue
Thursday, December 12, 2013 (11:30am-1:00pm)
Presenter: Pathways Hospice RSVP here.
|Pathways Hospice, Longs Peak Room
305 Carpenter Road
The local chapter of DOVIA is operated by United Way’s Volunteer Center.
For more information, contact Alyssa Codd.