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Newsletter No. 17 | July 2015

 Announcing our training schedule through to September!

Don’t wait– register for your favourite workshop offering today! Plus, learn more about our newest online course!


Volunteer Program Evaluation

Learn the basics of planning and conducting a program evaluation to answer valuable questions about your volunteer program. Build a logic model and establish meaningful, relevant outcomes; collect important information from your stakeholders; and interpret your data to determine results!

Buy now and you get:

  • 4 pre-recorded, easy-to-use online learning modules
  • Access to the course for anyone in your organization for one full year
  • A review of your program evaluation plan by the Volunteer Toronto team

$60 Full Subscriber Rate / $100 Regular Rate




  July Sessions  

  Dealing with Difficult Volunteers:
Conflict Resolution for Volunteer Management

Wednesday, July 15, 2015
TIME: 9:00am-4:00pm
LOCATION: Volunteer Toronto

Our special full day “Boot Camp” workshop on dealing with difficult volunteers and diffusing conflict is SOLD OUT!

Didn’t register in time? You can join our waitlist and if a spot opens up, we’ll let you know!

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20,000 New Volunteers Looking To Connect

WHEN: Wednesday, July 29, 2015
TIME: 9:30am-11:00am
LOCATION: Volunteer Toronto
COST: Free for Full Subscribers of Volunteer Toronto


The Pan Am/Parapan Am Games will be engaging more than 20,000 volunteers this summer. What can you do to engage the people who’ve developed a taste for giving back when their contribution to the Games is done? Join a discussion exploring how special events can leave a long-term volunteer legacy.  

Subscriber Circles are discussion groups available for Full Subscribers of Volunteer Toronto only


  August Sessions  

Using Our Online Learning Centre

WHEN: Thursday, August20, 2015
TIME: 9:30am-11:00am
LOCATION: Volunteer Toronto


With 7 courses now available online, ranging from Volunteer Management Basics to the Ontario Human Rights Code and Program Evaluation, our online learning centre has a lot to offer. Not sure how it works? Want to try it out before buying access? Come to our FREE workshop to get to know the Volunteer Toronto Online Learning Centre, find out how easy it is to get access and try out any of our paid courses completely free!

Registration is required.

Supervising Offsite Volunteers

WHEN: Wednesday, August 26, 2015
TIME: 9:30am-11:00am
LOCATION: West Toronto Support Services
1709 Bloor Street West, 2nd Floor (at Keele Subway)
COST: FREE for Full Subscribers


One of the biggest issues faced by volunteer programs with multiple locations is supervising volunteers off-site. Join this discussion to talk about suggestions and solutions to make volunteer management in multiple locations easier than ever.

Subscriber Circles are discussion groups available for Full Subscribers of Volunteer Toronto only.


  September Sessions  

PREB-Ontario Training

WHEN: Thursday, September 17, 2015
TIME: 9:30am-11:30am
LOCATION: Volunteer Toronto
COST: $30 for Full Subscribers/ $50 Regular rate


Get connected to the PREB-Ontario system! Learn how to use PREB-Ontario to create certificates for your volunteers and show your appreciation in a great new way.

This workshop will show you how to use the PREB-Ontario system, add volunteers and roles, and print certificates – including hands-on practice! By attending this workshop, you will receive your organizational administrative login to the PREB-Ontario system.


How to Fire a Volunteer 

WHEN: Wednesday, September 23, 2015
TIME: 9:30am-11:00am
LOCATION: Volunteer Toronto
COST: FREE for Full Subscribers


The uncertainty and pressure associated with the difficult decision of whether or not to dismiss a volunteer has made ‘how to fire a volunteer’ one of Volunteer Toronto’s most frequently requested training topics. Join us to ask your questions, share your experiences and learn from your colleagues in a discussion about why, when and how to fire a volunteer.

Subscriber Circles are discussion groups available for Full Subscribers of Volunteer Toronto only.

Volunteer Toronto is a charitable organization whose work strives to create a strong, inclusive, caring and committed community of people who willingly give of their time and energy toward building a healthy city. Volunteer Toronto’s programs and services support non-profits, charities and grassroots groups across the city in developing sustainable volunteer programs.

Discover how Volunteer Toronto can help you!

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Suite 404
Toronto, ON M5S 3A7



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