Engaging Pro Bono and Skills-Based Volunteers (Free webinar)

Engaging Pro Bono and Skills-Based Volunteers (Free webinar)

This is a free webinar from VolunteerMatch.

VolunteerMatch is now sharing your skilled opportunity listings with LinkedIn's 300+ million potential volunteers. Integrating skilled volunteers into your existing volunteer program is both exciting and scary. If you're thinking about adding skilled volunteers to your program, or if you've just started, this seminar can help you make the experience successful for both the volunteer and the organization. Navigating the introduction of the idea into your organization, developing the art of delegating work to volunteers, and setting achievable outcomes will be covered.
 
What You'll Learn: 
  • What pro bono and skilled volunteering is
  • How to get started, including:
    • Building support for your program
    • Developing pro bono/skilled projects
    • Finding the right talent
    • Managing for success
  • Tips & tricks for working with corporations
  • Know where to go to get resources and help
Who Should Attend: 
  • Nonprofit Volunteer Managers
  • VolunteerMatch Account Administrators
  • Anyone in the volunteer management sphere interested in learning more about developing and implementing a pro bono or skilled volunteering program

For details and to register, visit http://learn.volunteermatch.org/webinars/engaging-pro-bono-and-skills-based-volunteers​

Date:
Thursday, August 10, 2017
Time:
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Online - at your computer
Categories:
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To register for a DLD workshop or webinar, you must be a current staff member, Friend, or Board Member/Trustee of a library in CT. If you are an unemployed librarian in CT, please contact Steve Cauffman (stephen.cauffman@ct.gov  or 860-704-2223) to register.

Cancellation Policy

If you cannot attend a workshop you have registered for, please remember to cancel at least 3 days in advance so we can give your spot to someone else. You can cancel via the link in your confirmation email, or by contacting Steve Cauffman stephen.cauffman@ct.gov | (860) 704-2223.

Those who miss (without cancelling) 3 events within a 6-month period will be placed on the waiting list when registering for future events. Be sure to sign in when you arrive for any workshop.

Inclement Weather Policy

For all in-person workshops offered by the CT State Library, Division of Library Development:

If the public schools in the town where the workshop is to be held close due to weather, the workshop will be canceled. If the schools have a delay, the workshop will go on as scheduled.

For the most up-to-date information, call us at 860-704-2200.

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Continuing Education workshops and the professional development collection are funded in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Connecticut State Library.