Waterloo-Wellington Learning Alliance

The Waterloo-Wellington Learning Alliance is a partnership of PIN, The People and Information Network and the Volunteer Action Centre of Waterloo Region who provide professional development as part of their services. It is an Education and Training service for community benefit organizations in the Region of Waterloo and Wellington County offering training and consultation in board governance, organizational wellness and volunteer engagement.

We envision strong, resilient organizations that create strength and well-being in their communities and are pleased to present the following workshops in the Wellington County and Waterloo Regional areas.

New to the role of Board member or looking for a refresher?

By the end of the session you will understand the role of the board as well as the role of each individual board member. You will also be able to identify five primary areas of Board responsibility, including planning and evaluation, human resource and financial stewardship as well as risk management and community and stakeholder relations. Lastly, you will have an understanding of the role of the Executive Director in relation to the Board of Directors.

By the end of the session you will be able to:

  • Define the role of the board
  • Identify and describe five primary areas of Board responsibility
  • Identify primary board types
  • Understand the role of the Executive Director in relationship to the board

To register for this workshop, click here.

The Waterloo Wellington Learning Alliance team is thrilled to again host the Volunteer Management Hybrid Conference.

The Future Is Now.

This unique hybrid event will broadcast valuable content from leaders of volunteers from all over North America and include peer-to-peer discussions that will help problem solve and examine new concepts within the voluntary sector. 

Tech trends transforming 2020 and beyond.

Leaders of volunteers presenting include:

  • Rob Jackson – ‘World of Mouth’
  • Liza J. Dyer, CVA – ‘How to Prepare Your Organization for the Robotic Workforce’
  • Amira Barger, CVA, CFRE – ‘The BIG 4: How to Engage Volunteers as “Triangle Supporters” Using Technology’
  • Erin Spink, CVA ‘Becoming a Data-Informed Volunteer Engagement Professional’

Valuable information that you can utilize in your daily work as leaders of volunteers. 

Space is limited. Light refreshments and lunch provided. 

To register for this workshop, click here.

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