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Volunteer Central's Sector News E-Newsletter Archive


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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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    Volunteer Central is Pleased to Announce their New Executive Director

    26 Sep, 2014

    The Board of Directors of Volunteer Central is proud and excited to welcome Karen Oatway into the newly created role as Executive Director.  Donna Carter, Board Chair, said that they are very happy to have Karen remain with Volunteer Central and to step i…

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    AGLC Gaming Information for Charitable Groups (GAIN)

    17 Sep, 2014

    Gaming Information for Charitable Groups (GAIN) The GAIN program was launched in November 2003 to assist volunteers in gaining a better understanding of the responsibilities and requirements of a gaming licence and to be more accountable to their members …

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    Rotary Club of Red Deer Sunrise Now Accepting Grant Applications

    17 Sep, 2014

    GRANT APPLICATIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR THE ROTARY CLUB OF RED DEER SUNRISE FALL GRANT RUN.   The Rotary Club of Red Deer Sunrise entertains requests for Community Funding 2 times a year (Spring & Fall). These are small grants of a $5,000 maxi…

  • Resource Collection

    09 Sep, 2014

    Online FOIP training:  (Thank you to Jessica Dinan from Extendicare for sharing this resource)   Assortment of VM resources:    (Thank you to Donna Ca…

  • Volunteer Red Deer is now Volunteer Central

    02 Apr, 2014

    The Board of Directors and Staff of Volunteer Red Deer have been working tirelessly to create an organization that brings increased value to our partners and the communities we serve. Step by step, we’ve built a stronger organization – one that will pr…


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