Volunteer Fairfax offers a host of training opportunities to those seeking more information on how to better manage volunteers and board members, especially for employees of nonprofit organizations and government agencies.
The Center's most popular session, Volunteer Management Boot Camp, is offered on a regular basis. Offered in 2-3 hour increments, it covers the basics of the volunteer management cycle focusing on planning for and supporting volunteers, as well as targeted recruitment. For more information, view the Boot Camp session outline.
The Advanced Volunteer Management Boot Camp 201 focuses on strategies to address common issues faced and soft skills used by successful volunteer management professionals. The Advanced Boot Camp will delve deeper into volunteer screening/recruitment, supervision, and retention.
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Volunteer Fairfax offers consultant and on-site training sessions for groups of 10 or more for a group rate. The Volunteer Management Boot Camp session is available through this program and can be offered on a date and in a location that fits the schedule of the purchasing group. To request a consultation, please complete the Consultant Request Form and return to the Training Program Manager.
Volunteer Fairfax offers both webinars and consultant packages on various topics on board management, including financial literacy, board recruitment, and how to run a successful board meeting. If you are seeking training and consulting for your board of directors, contact Volunteer Fairfax Special Projects Manager Susan Sanow at firstname.lastname@example.org or 703-246-3534. Past training covered clarifying board responsibilities, turning your board into a fundraising board, holding productive board meetings and more. Let’s chat about your organization’s board training needs!
Those seeking training in fundraising or development may be interested in the Fundraising Development Speaker Series. Offered through a partnership with Booz Allen Hamilton, this series of workshops is specifically designed for Executive Directors, Development Directors and Board Members.