November 2018

Celebrate International Volunteer Managers Day (IVMD) - November 5TH


IVMD on November 5th reminds us that the spirit of volunteerism is enhanced and enabled by Volunteer Management professionals. These managers of volunteers should be recognized for their important work!
Join the conversation on Facebook & Twitter - #IMVDAY18 More info.

Be sure to recognize & thank volunteer managers for the amazing work they do!

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Upcoming Events

6th Annual IMPACT Awards

Administrators of Volunteer Resources of BC and Better Impact are proud to present the 6th Annual IMPACT Award to celebrate individuals who have shown exceptional leadership and knowledge in the field of administration of volunteer resources. Read all about the nominees and winners here.

Resource of the Month


New to volunteer management or need a refresher? Here's a list of the top ten tips for volunteer management and retention.

Check out this article written by Andy Telfer, Volunteer BC Vice-President on managing your team of volunteers.



 Our Annual Report is here. Check out our program/activity highlights from 2018-2019 and the winning National Volunteer Week photos.

On the Road Again - Training Roadshow



November 7 - Volunteer Campbell River.

Join Lawrie Portigal & Stacy Ashton - Volunteer BC Board Members and other facilitators at Campbell River's Volunteer Managers Day. Topics include some of the critical elements of volunteer management. 

More details here


New Societies Act Transition Deadline



November 28 is the deadline for transitioning your society. Law for Non-Profits will LIVE STREAM - New Societies Act Transition Workshop on November 7. Priority for the live stream will be given to groups outside Vancouver. They will also host a Facebook live Q&A on November 14th for anyone with any last transition questions. Details can be found here.