2010 Archive

2010 features a variety of programs that converge on allowing Volunteer Administrators to learn from experts among us and those partnering with us. We hope to stimulate new thoughts and growth in the field by providing a rich variety of professional development opportunities in the forms of presentations, round tables, and networking sessions.

We hope you will join us and share your thoughts, questions, and experiences in the field of volunteer administration! Please note the topics and locations below are subject to change.

Annual Meeting 
Jan 28

Developing Staff Buy-In for Your Volunteer Program
Mid-Ohio Food Bank
July 15

Relationship Building
Wexner Heritage Village
February 18

Webinar training
August 19

Project Based Volunteers
Limited Brands
March 18

Matching Volunteers to the Right Tasks
September 16

Developing Listening Skills to Build Relationships
Columbus Airport
April 15

Preparing for Corporate Volunteers
Nationwide – Dublin location
October 21

Networking and VAN website Overview
Karl Road Library Branch
May 20

Half-Day Conference
Limited Brands
November 18

Operating your Volunteer Program on aShoestring Budget
CAPA – Lincoln Theatre
June 17

Speed Networking
Worthington Christian Village
December 16

VAN’s monthly workshops are normally held the 3rd Thursday each month. The usual schedule follows (see the listings for any variations):

  • Networking 8:30 to 9:00 a.m.
  • Business Meeting 9:00 to 9:15 a.m.
  • Presentation 9:15 to 11:00 a.m.

Guests are invited to attend one Professional Development workshop as a guest of VAN. Attendance at subsequent workshops costs $20 per monthly meeting.