Let's get together and leave
better than we were before. 

Meeting Time and Location
Unless otherwise noted, MVVMA programs are held virtually via a Google Meet call. 


 

February 10

National Volunteer Week “How Do You Celebrate?”

Format: Panel

Description: They don’t walk around wearing capes or spandex costumes, they can’t fly or have superhuman strength. However, volunteers are the closest we can get to the superheroes that we adore.

Volunteers make just about any good cause possible, volunteers do regular jobs and rush to wherever they are needed, in their free time. Lets discuss and share how to show our appreciation.

 

Special Notice: Curious about what the MVVMA meetings are all about? Now’s your chance to find out! We’re offering this program free of charge. Regular membership fees will apply the rest of the year.

 

March 10

Communication Power-Make Yourself the Ultimate Communicator

Format: Presentation

Description:  We will be welcoming Jeff Johnson, a nationally acclaimed motivational trainer, speaker, and facilitator. 
 

Special Notice: Curious about what the MVVMA meetings are all about? Now’s your chance to find out! We’re offering this program free of charge. Regular membership fees will apply the rest of the year.
 

April 14

Sticky Situations: Marketing and Media Magic for Volunteer Engagement

Format: Presentation

Description:  We will be welcoming Dana Litwin, CVA, a globally recognized strategic advisor, keynote speaker, and thought leader in volunteerism-tech-trends and civic service.

 

May 12

Internships 101- How to Get Started and What You Need to Know

Format: Presentation

Description: We will be welcoming Emerson Helbling, Student Services and Internship Learning and Development.  

 

June and July: Break for Summer!

Look for an email to discuss the possibility of returning to in-person meetings.  This will be dependent on CDC guidelines and the groups comfort level.

 

August 12

August Social

Format: Group gathering at “The Yard” in Salem

Description:  This is a fun, informal gathering where we can get to know each other a bit better. Stay tuned for more information about our August mixer.

 

September 8

Effective Public Speaking 

Format: Presentation

Description: We will be welcoming David Strickland, this course empowers you to develop and hone the skills you need to become a confident public speaker.

 

October 13

Round Table

Format: Group Discussion

Description: Roundtables are an opportunity for all of us to come together to discuss relevant topics that are currently affecting our volunteer departments. These conversations are very fluid and we will have time for people to ask specific question that will help them get answers for their programs. 

 

November 10

International Volunteer Managers Day

Format: Presentation

Description: Celebrating Volunteer Managers! This educational segment is currently pending. We will release information as soon as it is available.

 

December: No program. Happy Holidays!