Professional Development

CVA (Certified in Volunteer Administration credential) – Colleagues eager to earn their credential in 2017 are encouraged to apply by March 15, 2017.


Monthly Meetings

VAN hosts professional development meetings or social gatherings each month.  These events are a great way to network with other professionals in central Ohio and hear from experts in or related to our field.  View our meeting schedule and RSVP for an upcoming event.

 Meeting Archive

View the Archives from past years.

Volgistics Workgroup

Do you use Volgistics volunteer management software?  Or are you looking for a new way to manage your volunteer data? Users from around the state meet quarterly to discuss tips, tricks, and other best practices.  Find out when the next meeting is scheduled.

Volunteer Hub Resources

Volunteer Hub is another volunteer management software.  They occasionally provide free webinars to help you get to know their product and we’ll post info about it here. If you’re looking for volunteer management software, check them out.

Outside Conferences and Professional Development

Conferences are great resources for professional development and networking.  Check out VAN’s recommendations.