Challenges To Avoid In Your Volunteer Program: Ed Day Keynote

Challenges To Avoid In Your Volunteer Program: Ed Day Keynote

Keynote Speaker LaVal Brewer will present ‘Challenges To Avoid In Your Volunteer Program.’

Yes, there are dangerous volunteers. They fall into two camps, vampires and zombies. Both impact your ability to grow, manage and lead your organization. They affect the capacity of your managers and volunteers to drive results and they can spread their bad habits to other volunteers. You must protect your organization and deal with them now! Read More »

The Three R’s of Volunteer Management

DOVIA 009DOVIA-LA had a crowded house last Friday for LaVal Brewer’s (lavalbrewer.com) presentation on volunteer management basics. Read More »

The 3 Rs of Volunteer Management: Recruitment, Retention and Recognition

March 21: The 3 Rs of Volunteer Management: Recruitment, Retention and Recognition

laval.brewerImagine having not only the financial resources to carry out your mission, but a dedicated team with the desire and skill to help you succeed. An engaged volunteer base is essential to your success, but knowing how to create the right jobs for them, and connect with qualified people to fill those jobs, can be a challenge. Growing your organization takes more than money. You must find and engage individuals who are passionate about your mission.

Presenter by LaVal Brewer, President of LaVal Brewer Consulting, is a proven nonprofit executive, experienced in operations, board development and revenue generation. Before starting his own consulting practice LaVal had a 21-year career within YMCA operations and development. LaVal’s experiences in day-to-day operations gives him a unique prospective on the challenges small and medium nonprofits face everyday. www.lavalbrewer.com

Register at http://dovia-la-3rs-of-volunteer-management.eventbrite.com.

LaVal Brewer Workshop is March 21!

LaVal Brewer Workshop is March 21!
Volunteer-WorkersImagine having not only the financial resources to carry out your mission, but a dedicated team with the desire and skill to help you succeed. Read More »

Volun-Whats?

Volun-Whats?

Girls on the RunDo you know that volunteers can help your nonprofit but aren’t sure where to find them? Or do you have people calling to see if they can help your organization, but you don’t know what to do with them? DOVIA-LA’s upcoming “3 Rs of Volunteer Management: Recruitment, Retention and Recognition” workshop is for you! This will be a great overview of volunteer management basics, whether you’re a newbie to working with volunteers or a seasoned pro who’d like a refresher. The workshop will also be great for other staff members who work with nonprofits but have never been trained in best practices. Presented by nonprofit consultant LaVal Brewer (www.lavalbrewer.com). The workshop is free for DOVIA-LA members; $20 for non-members. Registration is at http://dovia-la-3rs-of-volunteer-management.eventbrite.com