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Volunteer Essentials

Nonprofit Management Solutiosn Special Programs - Certificate in Nonprofit Management, Board Connection, Supervisory Skills Certificate Training Series.

Volunteer Manager
Learning Group

This specialized program offers in-depth training by experts in a peer learning environment. Opportunity to earn 15 PDUs in CVA credit.



The five-week Volunteer Manager Learning Group provides time and space to examine the changes in the nonprofit sector affecting volunteerism, challenges in creating an organizational culture that supports and maximizes the value of volunteers, and the skills needed to effect change. This specialized program offers in-depth training and a unique networking opportunity that supports peer learning. Participants will each identify a project to complete for their organization and receive feedback and support throughout the five weeks to ensure successful implementation. All sessions feature a high degree of participant interaction, hands-on activities, and tools and resources that can be applied immediately.

Sessions & Topics:
The Unique Nature of Managing Volunteers

Recruitment & Selection of Volunteers

Volunteer Engagement & Supervision

Volunteer Retention & Recognition

Measuring Outcomes & Project Presentations

Who Should Attend
Volunteer Coordinators, Managers or Directors, Development and Program staff and others responsible for leading volunteers and/or volunteerism initiatives in their organizations. Duties can include planning for, recruiting, training, and supervising volunteers.

How much does it cost?

Public Price: $575
Member Price: $500
Sweet Deal: $425

Christiana Tasto Christiana Tasto has worked in the nonprofit sector since 2001, directing youth development and diversity programs in community-based organizations, including the Boy Scouts of America and the YMCA, where she created and presented programs on youth character education, life skills, STEM and diversity. In her role as Director of Learning at Nonprofit Management Solutions, Christiana has facilitated professional development programs on a variety of topics, held interim executive director position, provided executive coaching, conducted project management as well as overseeing all NMS learning events. Christiana holds a Masters of Arts in Psychology.