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    Volunteer Central welcomes a new Executive Director

    26 Aug, 2015

    Volunteer Central is pleased to announce that Tammy Oliver-McCurdie has joined the organization as Executive Director.     Pictured: (Left) Departing Executive Director Karen Oatway (Right) Incoming Executive Director Tammy Oliver-McCurdie   “On behalf…

  • Thank You Voluntines!

    03 Feb, 2015

    February evokes many thoughts Love      Passion     Commitment     Desire    Love for the people who give of their time Love for the people whose passion helps deliver needed programs Love for the people who show commitment to their community Lo…

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    City of Lacombe Launches Online Volunteer Handbook

    06 Jan, 2015

      Collecting a multitude of resources, links, articles, and other information into one easy to navigate collection perfect for both volunteers and nonprofits, they've created a one stop shop for getting started in volunteering.     The Handbook looks a…

  • Volunteer Canada Announces Volunteer Recognition Tool

    08 Dec, 2014

    Recognition is a critical component of managing any workforce, but it is especially crucial in managing volunteers.  Attempting to show people how valued they are can be very difficult.   When you take into account the wide variety of people who take part …

  • Association of Fundraising Professionals Announces Development Program Webinar

    27 Nov, 2014

    Small Shop Success: Building Something from NothingStarting a Well-Rounded Development ProgramIn this webinar, we will explore the critica…

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    Volunteer Central Announces Workshops with Milena Santoro

    29 Oct, 2014

    Milena is a sought-after professional speaker, keynote, facilitator and global trainer. She inspires her audience to search deeper into their ‘Source’ of true power so that they can exercise their inner ability to become the leader they were born to be. He…

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    Volunteer Alberta Announces RCMP Halt of Mandatory Fingerprinting Timelines

    30 Sep, 2014

    Representatives from the nonprofit and voluntary sector gathered with RCMP at the National Dialogue on Screening Volunteers 2014, on September 9th.    The sector has been concerned trying to find answers to many potential issues regarding how mandatory fi…

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    Pricewaterhouse Coopers Canada Foundation Leadership Grant Program

    30 Sep, 2014

    Eligibility All individual leadership grant applicants or beneficiaries proposed as part of the team grant application must be a current employee or volunteer at a registered Canadian charitable organization and have an official endorsement to apply from …


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