KAAAV

Promoting Professional Volunteer Resource Management

2015

January
New Year’s Breakfast Goal Setting/Resolution


2014 

January
New Year’s Breakfast Goal Setting/Resolution

February
Workplace Volunteering

March
Difficult Volunteers

April
Millennials as Volunteers 

May
Targeted Recruitment

June
Positive Psychology

September
Professional Development

October
Publicity/Marketing

November
Liability

December
Volunteer Retention


2013:

January
New Year’s Breakfast Goal Setting/Resolution

February
Accessibility, “In Their Shoes”

March
Practical Volunteer Database

April
Effective Proposal Writing

May
Recruiting/Advertising/Publicity

June
Resiliency

September
Interviewing/Evaluating

October
Why we volunteer

November
Team Building, rewards & recognition

December
Social Media

2012

January
New Year's Luncheon:   Set Your Goals

February
Intergenerational Communication Strategies

March
United Way Updates

April
Success Stories - Blow Your Own Horn

May
"Let's Get a Volunteer To Do It"

June  
AGM Bridging the Gap: Utilizing Research from Volunteer Canada

September
Sharing & Redeploying Volunteers

October
Project Management Tools (rescheduled to Dec)

November
Developing Leadership Volunteers

December
Project Management  Tools

2011

January
Special Event January Social

February
Recognition Round Table

March
Police Records Checks: How the New Legislation Affects You

April
Where Did All the Volunteers Go?

May
Youth Volunteers: Help Us Help You

June
AGM After the Election:What Impact Will the Federal Election Have On Volunteerism?

September
Engaging Volunteerswith Special Needs

October
Marketing Your Organization to Volunteers

November
Stop the Event ... I Want To Get Off

December
Tackling ToughConversations

 

 

  • meetings begin at 9 AM sharp*
  • light refreshments provided
  • agenda and minutes pre-circulated via email
  • meeting locations change each month as different KAAAV members take a turn hosting the meeting and providing refreshments
  • venues are accessible
  • members are welcome to bring a guest
  • RSVP is required, in order to ensure sufficient seating and refreshments

    *our Annual General Meeting (AGM) is often held in the afternoon and on a Friday (varies)

Meetings run from 9:00 until 11 AM and typically follow this format:

9:00 to 9:05      = Introductions
9:05 to 10:05    = Feature Presentation
10:05 to 10:30  = KAAAV Executive Business
10:30 to 11:00  = Networking & Information Sharing

Monthly Meeting Dates

  • Meetings start at 9 A.M. unless otherwise noted
  • All meetings for 2018 are at the Boys & Girls Club of Kingston, 1300 Bath Rd. (Frontenac Mall)
 
Wednesday 24 January
Screening Beyond Police Checks
 
Thursday, 22 February

LGBTQ and Inclusion in Volunteer

 
Wednesday 21 March
Volunteer Recognition
 
Thursday 26 April
Social Media in Promotion and Communication with Volunteers 
 
Wednesday, 23 May
Volunteer Management Courses and Certification Options
 
 
 

 

Key Dates

International Volunteer Managers Day, 5 November 2018

 

UN International Volunteer Day  5 December 2018

  

National Volunteer Week, 15-21 April, 2018

 

PAVR-O Conference,  3-4 May, 2018

 

VMPC Conference  30 May-1 June