Volunteers for Change, a volunteer program for busy professionals, students, stay-at-home moms/dads or anyone with limited time, is holding orientations for interested community members. This program features a flexible calendar of fun weekend and weekday evening projects to fit busy schedules. Those interested in the sessions MUST RSVP to attend by emailing Jen Kivlin.
Sunday April 7, 3013 from noon to 1:00 pm.
Sunday April 21, 2013 from noon to 1:00 pm.
Volunteer Fairfax is honored to be the April nonprofit partner for Karin's Florist. From now till April 30th, a portion of your purchase price for the "Take a Bow" bouquet will benefit Volunteer Fairfax. Visit Karin's Florist to place your order and support Volunteer Fairfax while recognizing the people in your life who deserve to "Take a Bow".
Global Youth Service Day is an annual campaign that celebrates and mobilizes the millions of children and youth who improve their communities each day of the year through service and service-learning. Established in 1988, Global Youth Service Day is the largest service event in the world, and the only day of service dedicated to children and youth. GYSD is celebrated each year in over 100 countries.
GYSD 2013 will take place in Northern Virginia April 26-28, 2013. Sign up for a project today.
Date: April 30, 2013 Time: 8:00a.m. - 12:30p.m.
Location: Booz Allen Hamilton's Newman Auditorium, McLean, VA, or via the Web Cost: $25.00
Volunteers and Fundraising: Turning Your Volunteers into Donors and Fundraisers This session will focus on the creative ways that nonprofit organizations are engaging their volunteers to help raise needed funds, and will also address the delicate approach needed to turn longtime volunteers into donors.