Volunteer Canada is holding its 44th Annual General Meeting (AGM) virtually on Tuesday, September 21, 2021. Register now Click here to see the AGM agenda. For more information about the AGM, please contact Alyson Olsheski by email at email@example.com or by phone at 1-800-670-0401 ext. 260.
Wednesday, September 15, 12-1pm ET Promoting Community Engagement to Customers: TELUS’s Day of GivingEarlier this year, TELUS hosted their annual TELUS Days of Giving in May, inviting all team members, customers, partners, and Canadians to join in the movement. Attend this webinar to learn why and how they delivered this campaign and get some tips on how your company can target an audience beyond your employee base.
The news of the Indigenous children killed in a residential school in Kamloops, the community of Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc is devastating. Indigenous communities across Canada are in mourning. Our friends at theFederation of Community Social Services of BC have put together a RESOURCE PAGE for those colleagues and community members who are hurting and actions for allies to take. Thank you to the Federation for putting together these important resources and how we can take action to support these communities. Support Resources include:
Indigenous communities to reach out to their local Friendship Centre community
Residential School Crisis Line 24-hour support line
Training Grants – Organizations may apply
Individual Grant (up to $1500) and the Organizational Training Grant (up
to $10,000). The Organizational Training Grant has three different application
windows—each devoted to a different topic theme.Training Workshops – A series of free or
subsidized training workshops and seminars open to all community social service
organizations in BC. An ongoing selection of workshops and seminars will
take place between March 2021 and March 2022.
Proposals are now being accepted until March 15 to be a presenter for the
Volunteer Management Hybrid Conference presented by AL!VE, Better Impact,
and VMPC on October 19 & 20.
Charity Village Crowdfunding Tool
GoFundMe Charity is shutting down. Learn how to reduce the impact on your
organization and fundraising goals with the CharityVillage Crowdfunding.
The unique tools and platform offers features that nonprofits and
charities need from their crowdfunding technology.
The Volunteer Burnaby Virtual Series is a collection of online performances, webinars, and tutorials created by Burnaby’s volunteers! Tune into our YouTube channel every week for new and exclusive content here
If you are interested in submitting content for the VB Virtual Series or any other volunteer opportunities and would like more information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org