Wisconsin Volunteer Coordinators Association

Voices for Volunteerism

 

WELCOME VOLUNTEER COORDINATORS

The Wisconsin Volunteer Coordinators Association is a statewide professional organization advocating for coordinators of volunteer services through support, resources and educational development.


WVCA is a Wisconsin professional association which was founded in 1973 to create a statewide network for managers of volunteers. WVCA is designed to serve as a positive force in the promotion of volunteerism, leadership and volunteer management. 


The association provides annual volunteer management training at the Wisconsin Volunteer Coordinators Association's Conference each spring. The board meets regularly to conduct association business, exchange ideas and deal with issues of mutual concerns. WVCA is run by members for members. All members are encouraged to participate on committees and consider leadership positions on the board. Board meetings are open to current paid members. General membership meetings are held annually at the WVCA Conference. 

2017 WVCA ANNUAL CONFERENCE


WORKSHOP REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS 


The Conference Committee has received some amazing proposals for the 2017 Conference.  But we are in need of more.  Please consider submitting a proposal today!!


CONFERENCE BACKGROUND

The Wisconsin Volunteer Coordinators Association (WVCA) is a membership association comprised of local affiliate volunteer coordinator associations in Wisconsin, volunteer centers and individual volunteer coordinators. WVCA facilitates an annual conference at rotating sites to accommodate the membership of a statewide organization. The conference is focused on the development of non-profit volunteer coordinators and corporate employee volunteer managers. Anticipated attendance is 225.


WORKSHOP FORMAT

Conference Workshops should address the focus areas of professional development, best practices and/or trends in volunteer management or corporate volunteerism. The workshop may be 60 or 90 min in length for a grouping of 40-50 volunteer managers.


COMPENSATION

The benefits for a presenter of one workshop include choice of one:

Full Conference Registration (includes breakfast and lunch both days)

or

$100 payment

Compensation for a presenter of two workshops include both options above.


WORKSHOP SELECTION PROCESS

All proposals are reviewed by the conference planning committee.

WVCA reserves the right to accept or reject any proposal.


PROPOSAL CONTENT

Limit your responses to no more than two pages.

Proposals must be received by Friday, August 5, 2016

at close of business.


Please submit a completed WVCA Workshop Proposal by Friday, October 28th, 2016 to: wvcaleadership@gmail.com



Questions?  Email wvcaleadership@gmail.com