VO is recruiting and deploying volunteers to respond to the volunteer needs specific to COVID-19 in Ottawa, Prescott-Russell, Lanark County and Renfrew County while ensuring proper screening and training protocals to safeguard the health of those volunteering and those they are assisting. Please see the intake portals for volunteers, for members, and for other agencies on our hompage. VO’s COVID 19 volunteer deployment program is supported by the Government of Canada’s Emergency Community Support Fund and the Ottawa Community Foundation.
NPO PM Training Org has been offering Project Management training for nearly three years, leveraging the efforts of 6 to 16 core volunteers, including certified Project Management Professionals, who have worked with over 70 people from over 30 non-profit organizations in the Ottawa area. They offer training sessions, one-on-one coaching, and ongoing online support. Attendees report they are delighted by their new core skills, and have increased confidence in running projects and events.