NOON NUGGET: Nov 18th. Listening to Ourselves: The Prequel to Active Listening

The Saint John Volunteer Centre Presents NOON NUGGET WORKSHOP November 18, 2016 Please bring payment day of workshop  Listening to Ourselves: The Prequel to Active Listening We hear a great deal about the importance of Active Listening for providing a foundation for effective communication, negotiation and problem solving. However, before we are able to listen[...]

NOON NUGGET – Oct 14th “Volunteers are your Champions Go for the Gold!”

The Saint John Volunteer Centre Presents Noon Nugget October 14, 2016 $25 per person – Please bring payment day of workshop Volunteers are your Champions – GO FOR THE GOLD!! 2016 is an Olympic year and volunteers are the champions of your organization. Come out and learn how to treat them like gold to attract and[...]

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS: Tree planting along Hammond River

Looking for an opportunity to volunteer locally? Help plant 30,000 trees to restore a forested floodplain along the scenic Hammond River. Thursday, June 9th and Sunday June 19th. They will also accept volunteers during the week. RSVP to hannah.bradford@hraa.ca. Click for further details on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/events/1076255049116472/  

WORKSHOP: Successful Grant Proposal Writing for nonprofits

grant_writing_feature“Seeking Approval” – Successful Grant Proposal Writing Steps and Strategies

Grants from institutional sources – government agencies, foundations, service clubs, associations and the like – are a major revenue source for charities and non-profit groups striving to jumpstart new programs or strengthen existing services.  Yet the process of researching granting sources and developing compelling proposals can be a mysterious and frustrating quest for many charities.  [...]

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NOON NUGGET May 27th – Creating and Maintaining a Strong Board

This noon nugget will explore how to build a strong and effective board of directors and how to maintain that board.  This session should be of interest to anyone who is serving on a board of directors or plans to serve in the future and to those who work with a board ie executive directors or management[...]

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July 15-17 NB Fine Craft Fest & Gala

‪ #‎FromHumanHands‬: NB Fine Craft Fest & Gala is coming back to the …Marco Polo Cruise Terminal in ‪#‎SaintJohn‬ July 15-17 and we are seeking your help! We depend on volunteers to support this dynamic event so that we can offer the best experience to the #SaintJohn and surrounding community. Support professional, master craftspeople, engage[...]