Volunteer Management Training
Tuesdays, February 10 & 17, 2004
560 West Lake Street
9:00 am – 4:30 pm
February 10 Training Topics: Understanding Volunteering, Planning Your Volunteer Program
and Engaging Staff, and Evaluating Your Volunteer Program
February 17 Training Topics: Recruiting and Placing Volunteers
Training Volunteers, and Supervising Volunteers
Trainers: All of the trainers are staff of Community Resource Network’s Volunteer Center and
are experienced in all aspects of volunteer management. In addition, all CRN staff have
extensive experience as volunteers.
The training curriculum is based on the Volunteer Management Training Series, which was
developed by the Points of Light Foundation and the Volunteer Center National Network in 2002
for exclusive use of volunteer centers that are members of the Volunteer Center National
Network. Employee group volunteer issues will be incorporated throughout the training.
Cost: $200 for both days (includes materials, continental breakfast & boxed lunch). To register,
send in the registration fee with the form below one week prior to the start date. Your
registration is complete when we receive your registration fee.
Please make your check payable to: Community Resource Network and mail it and the
completed registration form (below) to: Dwight Okita, Community Resource Network, 560 W.
Lake St., 5th Floor, Chicago, IL 60661. Call 312-906-2425 for more information.
Who should attend? Those who coordinate their organization’s volunteer program and have
not had the opportunity to attend a training.
Certification: All volunteer coordinators who complete both days of this training will be certified
by Community Resource Network’s Volunteer Center. They will receive a certificate and their
agency will receive a special designation on the volunteer matching website,
www.chicagovolunteer.net when they list their volunteer opportunities on the site. In addition,
their agencies will receive special designation with Celebration of Caring, CRN’s program for
corporate employee volunteer groups.
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Volunteer Management Training, February 10 & 17, 2003
Prefix: ______ First Name: _______________________ Last Name: ____________________________
Organization Name: ____________________________________________________________________
City: _____________________________________________ State: _______Zip: ___________________
Phone: ( ) ___________________________ Fax: ( ) ____________________________________
Organization’s Website address: __________________________________________________________
Sponsor of CRN’s volunteer matching website: www.chicagovolunteer.net