Events

Browse the calendar below for upcoming events related to volunteerism.  To post an event, please e-mail office@mavanetwork.org.

Upcoming events

    • Tuesday, April 21, 2015
    • 8:30 AM
    • Wednesday, April 22, 2015
    • 4:30 PM
    • Second Harvest Heartland, 6325 Sandburg Rd, Golden Valley, MN
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    Original curriculum by Betty Stallings, adapted by MAVA

    Earn your Certificate in Volunteer Leadership by completing an 8-topic training series in two days.

    Gain a way to demonstrate your expertise and professionalism to employers, peers and the community.

    If you are new to the field or are looking for rejuvenation in your career, please join us!

    This event is only for food shelves and organizations that address hunger relief to strengthen volunteer engagement through a Volunteer Generations Fund grant in Minnesota. For other organizations, please see the series that will happen March 11 and 12.

    Register today!

    Tuesday, April 21, 2015

    • Capturing Volunteer Motivation and Conducting Effective Interviews
    • Planning for Retention
    • Managing Risk
    • Recruiting Volunteers 

    Wednesday, April 22, 2015

    • Supervising Volunteers
    • Positioning Your Volunteer Program for Success
    • Singing Your Praises…Measuring Your Impact
    • Recognizing Volunteers

    Lunch will not provided for this series.

    Click here for more information on the Volunteer Leadership Training Series.

    Questions?  Email the MAVA office or call us at 651-255-0469651-255-0469.

    Directions will be provided with registration confirmation a week before the event.

    Cancellation Policy 
    • Tuesday, May 05, 2015
    • 8:30 AM (CDT)
    • Wednesday, May 06, 2015
    • 4:30 PM (CDT)
    • Essentia Health Virginia, 901 9th St. N, Virigina, MN
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    Original curriculum by Betty Stallings, adapted by MAVA

    Earn your Certificate in Volunteer Leadership by completing an 8-topic training series in two days.

    Gain a way to demonstrate your expertise and professionalism to employers, peers and the community.

    If you are new to the field or are looking for rejuvenation in your career, please join us!

    Register today!

    Tuesday, May 5, 2015

    • Capturing Volunteer Motivation and Conducting Effective Interviews
    • Planning for Retention
    • Managing Risk
    • Recruiting Volunteers 

    Wednesday, May 6, 2015

    • Supervising Volunteers
    • Positioning Your Volunteer Program for Success
    • Singing Your Praises…Measuring Your Impact
    • Recognizing Volunteers
    Our presenters for this series:

    • Shannon E. Malovrh, Career and Technical Education and Service Learning CoordinatorEast Range School-to-Work and Tech Prep Partnership
    • Cameron Bloom Kruger, President/CEO, Duluth Children’s Museum
    • Robyn GunnersonWellness Coordinator, ElderCircle

    Lunch will not provided for this series.

    Scholarships are available.

    Click here for more information on the Volunteer Leadership Training Series.

    Questions?  Email the MAVA office or call us at 651-255-0469651-255-0469.

    Directions will be provided with registration confirmation a week before the event.

    Cancellation Policy 
    • Wednesday, May 13, 2015
    • 11:00 AM
    • Friday, May 15, 2015
    • 12:30 PM
    • Earle Brown Heritage Center, Brooklyn Center, MN


    2015 Conference on Volunteer Administration 

    Early Bird Registration- Member

    299.00

    Early Bird Registration- Non Member

    339.00

    Full Conference Registration- Member

    349.00

    Full Conference Registration- Non Member

    389.00

    May 13th Only

    125.00

    May 14th Only

    175.00

    May 15th Only

    125.00

    Early bird discounts ends February 16th, 2015

    Join MAVA now to register at the member rate!

    **Current MAVA members- click the "register" button and enter your email address to access the member rate.




    • Tuesday, June 02, 2015
    • 8:30 AM (CDT)
    • Wednesday, June 03, 2015
    • 4:45 PM (CDT)
    • Community Thread, 2300 Orleans Street West, Stillwater, MN 55082
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    Original curriculum by Betty Stallings, adapted by MAVA

    Earn your Certificate in Volunteer Leadership by completing an 8-topic training series in two days.

    Gain a way to demonstrate your expertise and professionalism to employers, peers and the community.

    If you are new to the field or are looking for rejuvenation in your career, please join us!

    Register today!

    Tuesday, June 2, 2015

    • Capturing Volunteer Motivation and Conducting Effective Interviews
    • Planning for Retention
    • Managing Risk
    • Recruiting Volunteers 

    Wednesday, June 3, 2015

    • Supervising Volunteers
    • Positioning Your Volunteer Program for Success
    • Singing Your Praises…Measuring Your Impact
    • Recognizing Volunteers

    Because of funding from the Corporation for National and Community Service, this special pricing is only available for MN serving nonprofits as data will be collected about their programs for grant purposes. Others may join, but will need to pay full price.

    Lunch will not provided for this series.

    Scholarships are available.

    Click here for more information on the Volunteer Leadership Training Series.

    Questions?  Email the MAVA office or call us at 651-255-0469651-255-0469.

    Directions will be provided with registration confirmation a week before the event.

    Cancellation Policy 
    • Tuesday, October 13, 2015
    • 8:30 AM
    • Wednesday, October 14, 2015
    • 4:30 PM
    • Junior Achievement, 1800 White Bear Ave. N, Maplewood, MN 55104
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    Original curriculum by Betty Stallings, adapted by MAVA

    Earn your Certificate in Volunteer Leadership by completing an 8-topic training series in two days.

    Gain a way to demonstrate your expertise and professionalism to employers, peers and the community.

    If you are new to the field or are looking for rejuvenation in your career, please join us!

    Dates in October to be announced soon!

    • Capturing Volunteer Motivation and Conducting Effective Interviews
    • Planning for Retention
    • Managing Risk
    • Recruiting Volunteers 
    • Supervising Volunteers
    • Positioning Your Volunteer Program for Success
    • Singing Your Praises…Measuring Your Impact
    • Recognizing Volunteers

    Click here for more information on the Volunteer Leadership Training Series.

    Scholarships are available!  Scholarships must be submitted by September 20. Contact the MAVA office

    Join MAVA today and register at the member rate! 

    MAVA members, please log in to receive the member rate.


    Questions?  Email the MAVA office or call us at 651-255-0469.

    Directions will be provided with registration confirmation a week before the date of the event.

    Cancellation Policy 

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