Training for Organizations at the Volunteer Bureau of Montreal

The Volunteer Bureau of Montreal offers a variety of workshops about volunteer resource management. Our sessions are geared towards volunteer coordinators and others working directly or indirectly with volunteers in non-profit organizations.

1.      The profession of volunteer manager today: Roles, realities, challenges and opportunities – Wednesday, October 28, 2015  from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • What are the main functions and tools of volunteer resource manager?
  • Where is the boundary between the rights and duties of volunteers and those of the organizations?
  • What are the principles applicable standards, laws and regulations involved in engaging volunteers?
  • What is the current profile of volunteers in your organization?
  • What are the characteristics, needs and motivations of the “new volunteers”?

2.      Volunteer Recruitment – Wednesday, November 25, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • Why involve volunteers?
  • What motivates volunteers?
  • What are some different recruitment methods?
  • How to use your networks and contacts for recruitment?
  • How to write and target your recruitment message?

For more information visit or contact Marie-Eve Lemay Morel, at 514.842.3351.