Upcoming Events

Deadline: Sign up for FREE Engaging Skill Based Volunteers Workshop
Oct 20 all-day

The Minnesota Association for Volunteer Administration and Head of the Lakes United Way is offering a free workshop:

Engaging Skill Based Volunteers
October 24th, 2017
1:00 – 3:00 pm
Ordean Building
424 West Superior Street
Conference Room B/C
Duluth, MN 55802

Deadline to sign up for the FREE workshop is October 20th!

Visit mavanetwork.org to sign up.

Many organizations are rethinking how volunteers can be involved in skill based and in higher level and leadership roles. This workshop will:

  • explore opportunities for involving volunteers in project leadership and skill based roles
  • look at the complexities of volunteers being placed in higher sill based roles
  • offer strategies for success in engaging volunteers in skill based and higher responsibility roles
Free Workshop: Engaging Skill Based Volunteers @ MAVA Engaging Sill Based Volunteers
Oct 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Be Kind!
Nov 6 – Nov 10 all-day

United Ways across Minnesota are encouraging acts of kindness during the week of November 6 – 10th.

We’d like colleagues, friends, board members, businesses, and partner agencies to help us spread the kindness!

We’ll be asking for your help soon. In the meantime, how can you make a special effort towards acts of kindness?

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