Cancellation Policy

MAVA’s general policy is to expect training participants to attend the training registered for and not offer refunds. A number of arrangements have been made for your participation. We ask you to make every reasonable effort to honor your commitment to be at the trainings


For weather related cancellations, please see our Weather Cancellation Policy.

Cancellation of full workshop:

To receive a refund, notification of cancellation needs to be received at the MAVA Office (651-255-0469 or seven days prior to the first session.  A $10 processing fee will be charged. Refunds will not be given for cancellations less than 7 days in advance.

If you are unable to attend one Volunteer Leadership Training Series module:

  • If you notify the MAVA office 3-7 working days prior to the beginning of the module you may take the module at another series location, pending space availability for a $15 charge per module
  • If you do not notify the MAVA 3 working days prior to the beginning of the module, there will be a $30 charge to retake the module at another location to cover the cost of pre-ordered food, additional materials and resources.
  • If you are unable to attend your rescheduled date, and still wish to make up the module(s)you have missed, you will need to re-enroll at the regular series rate associated with the location you wish to attend in.

The Certificate in Leadership of Volunteers will only be presented to participants who have attended all eight modules.