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Monthly programs occur the third Thursday of the month at Habitat for Humanity from 3:30-5PM.

2019 Programs and Activities:

  • January 17, 2019: Southern Arizona Volunteer Recognition Event (registration required)
  • February 2019: Tori Carlson: What a CVA Can do for You?
  • March 2019: Diane Diamond, A Speed Brainstorming Session on Recognition
  • April 7-13, 2019: Volunteer Appreciation Week
  • April 11, 2019: Volunteer Appreciation at the Zoo

2018 Programs and Activities:

  • 1/18/2018: Elaine Walsh: Tapping into the power of an effective volunteer communications plan
  • 2/15/2018: Ken Briggs: The Power of the Service Enterprise Model
  • 3/15/2018: Linda Llewellyn, Founder of Celebrate Volunteers: RECOGNIZE your volunteers
  • April 15-21, 2018: Volunteer Appreciation Week
  • 5/17/2018: Alexei Marquez: Working with Wildcats and What to Expect
  • 6/21/2018: Sven Olson: Self Care for Mortals
  • 7/19/2018: Happy Hour and socializing, Reforma Cocina y Cantina
  • 8/16/2018: Rachel Cheeseman: Meet your local Volunteer Match!
  • 9/20/2018: Tim Medcoff: #MeToo Movement and Lessons Learned
  • 10/23/2018: ALIVE Hybrid Conference
  • 10/18/2018: No Meeting
  • 10/19 and 20th: Days of Caring
  • 11/5/2018: International Volunteer Managers Day
  • 11/15/2018: Jessica Dennes: Best Practices in Training
  • 12/6-12/7, 2018: Governor’s Office of Youth, Faith and Family: Arizona Summit on Civic Engagement and Volunteerism
  • 12/13/2018: Annual Meeting and Holiday Party

2017 Programs and Activities:

  • 2/16/2017: Jennifer Tersigni: Grantwriting Basics for Your Volunteer Needs
  • 3/16/2017: Recognition brainstorming session
  • 4/20/2017: Ann Eve Dingell: Storytelling for Impact
  • 5/18/2017: Heather Hiscox: How to drive impact and innovation in your organization using empathy, experimentation, and evidence
  • 6/15/2017: Tori Carlson and Jennifer Lohse: Setting goals and metrics
  • 7/20/2017: Happy Hour and socializing, Reforma Cocina y Cantina
  • 8/17/2017: Kevin Marshall: Budgeting for Dummies: Everything You Wanted to Know About Budgeting, But Were Afraid to Ask
  • 9/21/2017: Bob Schaff: Remarkability…the key to personal and business success
  • 10/19/2017: Elaine Walsh: Tapping into the power of an effective volunteer communications plan
  • 10/24/2017: ALIVE and Better Impact Conference Streamed to Tucson
  • 11/16/2017: Jennifer Lohse: Understanding and Supporting Your Board of Directors as a Volunteer Manager
  • 12/7/2017: Annual Meeting and Holiday Party