What are some of our organizations up to? Read below to find out what some of CCVP’s members have going on right now! Field Museum: Mummies Exhibition now open! Museum of Science and Industry: Spring Break Make Festival Kohl Children’s Museum: New exhibit opened in Spotlight Studio – The Art Therapy Program of Equestrian Connection… Read More Updates from CCVP Organizations
First Meeting of 2018 Tuesday March 13th Location: Little Brothers – Friends of the Elderly 355 N. Ashland Ave, Chicago 60607 There is street parking in the area, and the Ashland CTA stop (Green/Pink lines) is 3 blocks away Timeline: 9 – 9:30am Networking and light refreshments 9:30 – 10am Introductions and 2018 CCVP updates 10 –… Read More CCVP Meeting details and other updates
Greetings CCVP! Thanks to those who were able to attend and contribute to our meetings over the last months. We have a few documents to share with you as we reflect on 2017 and move into 2018: Corporate Volunteer Meeting Notes: CCVP Meeting Notes 8.22.17 Corporate Volunteers Data Management Meeting Pre Survey Results:11.28 meeting pre-survey responses Data Management… Read More Notes, notes, and more notes!
One of our committee members, Lydia Krupinski (Director of Community Programs, The Anti-Cruelty Society) attended the recent National Summit, and has some great information to share below. “We’re Mapping Our Futures” It was just a month ago that over 500 of us gathered in St. Paul Minneapolis for the National Summit on Volunteer Engagement Leadership.… Read More National Summit on Volunteer Engagement Leadership Recap
We had perfect weather for our meeting at Chicago Botanic Gardens on August 22nd, where we talked about Corporate Volunteers and toured the grounds. Stay tuned for notes and recaps. Our next meeting will be on November 14th at Unity Temple in Oak Park.
For those who had a chance to attend ICOVA on August 16th, we hope you enjoyed a day of learning and networking. CCVP was represented during the third session with a presentation. Betsy, Bridget, and Jason spoke about Designing the Ultimate Volunteer Program, which you may remember as a meeting topic back in March. For… Read More CCVP at ICOVA!
The Minnesota Association for Volunteer Administration (MAVA) is hosting a national summit of leaders at its July 2017 conference. Their goal is “to learn, connect and create the future of volunteer engagement.” This conference is shaping up to be an amazing opportunity for professionals in volunteer administration from around the country! The 2017 National Summit… Read More Professional Development: National Summit on Volunteer Engagement Leadership
Registration is open for the 2017 Chicago Volunteer Expo on Sunday February 26th. The Expo runs 10am-4pm at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum (2430 N. Cannon Drive). For more information, and to register, please visit: http://chivolexpo.wixsite.com/volunteerexpo. If you haven’t been before, this attracts a large crowd and it a great recruitment opportunity.
As our last meeting focused on recruitment, we have an upcoming opportunity that may benefit you! Roosevelt University is holding a Community Service Fair on Wednesday, February 1 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm in the Auditorium Building located at 430 S. Michigan Ave. The Service Fair is an opportunity to meet students at the… Read More Roosevelt University Community Service Fair
The American Alliance of Museums (AAM) is presenting a webinar on January 25, Evaluating Volunteers and the Volunteer Program, scheduled for 2-3:30 p.m. EST. This program is being presented in collaboration with the American Association for Museum Volunteers (AAMV) and the AAM Leadership and Management Network (LMN), one of 22 Professional Networks of the American… Read More Webinar: Evaluating Volunteers and the Volunteer Program