NVW 2017 Gift Store Now Open / La boutique en ligne de la SAB 2017 est maintenant ouverte
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April 23 to April 29, 2017 is National Volunteer Week (NVW), a time to celebrate and thank all of Canada’s 12.7 million volunteers and all those who put their values into action every day.
Volunteering, eh? How do you recognize volunteering in 2017?
However you recognize volunteering in 2017, one thing remains timeless…volunteer efforts have a positive impact in communities across Canada. So from April 23-29, we’re celebrating their efforts by offering NVW-branded recognition items!
NVW Recognition Event Ideas / Idées d’activités de reconnaissance dans le cadre de la SAB
During National Volunteer Week (NVW), volunteer centres and organizations are encouraged to recognize and celebrate the contributions of volunteers. Recognition events are one way to do this and offer a chance for your volunteers and staff to get to know each other.
NVW2017 is all about how we recognize and define volunteering. Here are some ideas to help you incorporate this year’s NVW theme into your recognition event:
Introducing the Volunteer Management Handbook / Présentation du Guide de gestion des bénévoles
Volunteer Management Handbook: A Resource for Service-Providing Organizations Assisting Newcomers to Canada
Over the past number of months, thousands of Canadians have come forward to help the more than 25,000 Syrian refugees integrate into Canadian communities. With this came a need to support service-providing organizations who engage volunteers to assist these newcomers, as well as the many others that Canada welcomes each year.