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.
Full-day, Saturday: October 28, 2017, 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Whether you are currently on a Board of Directors with a not for profit or charitable organization or you’re seeking a position on a Board, this is the one “must-take workshop” for ensuring effective leadership and accountability. Effective governance is a crucial element of an organization's success.
During this full-day workshop, with practical applications and discussion we will:
Volunteer Ottawa, 850 Industrial Avenue, Unit 17F, Ottawa
Rose Anne Leonard brings an enthusiasm for education and volunteering to her role as a trainer at Volunteer Ottawa. She has facilitated workshops on board governance and volunteer management since 2010. She has designed training programs (both face-to-face and online) at Algonquin College and taught and facilitated groups in train-the-trainer programs. She has been the manager of a volunteer tutoring program for children struggling with Math and has tutored for twenty years with People Words and Change, an adult literacy program. She is certified as an Essential Skills analyst by Bow Valley College, AB. Rose Anne has served on the board of People Words and Change for fifteen years and for five years was a board member of the Vanier Community Association.