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Newsletter No. 19 | August 2015

Starting to think about your volunteers returning after the summer?

Get ready with our upcoming training sessions!


  August Sessions  

Using Our Online Learning Centre

WHEN: Thursday, August 20, 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.

Free Webinar! Easier Criminal Records Checks with SterlingBackcheck! 

WHEN: Tuesday, August 25, 2015
TIME: 12:00pm-1:00pm
COST: FREE for everyone! 


Want a simpler process for completing Criminal Record Checks for your organization? Let SterlingBackcheck and Volunteer Toronto show you how in our FREE live online webinar on August 25. Learn about SterlingBackcheck’s convenient solutions to verify applicant identity with a consistent and fully compliant process to obtain Criminal Record Checks. Plus, learn how to save time and money with the valuable discounts they offer to Volunteer Toronto’s Full Subscribers.

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!



more Upcoming Events

Becoming A Board Member (May 28)

Learning About Volunteering (Downtown - May 30)

Featured Members


Volunteer Toronto Office

344 Bloor Street West, Suite 404
Toronto, ON
M5S 3A7

T. 416-961-6888
F. 416.961.6859

Open To The Public



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