Volunteer WV Wednesday


2021 Webinar Series 
Join us for Volunteer WV Wednesday, a free monthly webinar series, where we will explain our programs, network, provide trainings, and have fun! The goal if this project is to explain Volunteer West Virginia's programs and to connect with people across the state. There will also be opportunities to network, learn new things, and win prizes! 

​2022 Webinar Schedule 
Volunteer West Virginia is happy to announce the 2022 Volunteer West Virginia Wednesday Webinar lineup!​

Put the FUN in FUNdraising
May 11th | 1-2pm
Oftentimes one of the more daunting parts of working in the non-profit or service field is relying on fundraising to support some or all of your community programming. Join this session for some unique fundraising strategies and ways to shift your mindset to make fundraising FUN! Click here to register

History and Culture of WV
June 8th | 1-2pm
To celebrate West Virginia Day this month, join us for an interesting webinar all about West Virginia's history and culture. Our unique heritage as a state is one of the things that makes West Virginia so special. West Virginians always pitch in to give each other a hand. We know you will learn something new about our beloved Mountain State from this webinar! Click here to register.

Using Data to Share Your Impact 
July 13th | 1-2pm
During this webinar, we will discuss best practices in data collection and how to use your program's data to tell the story of your program. Utilizing data for impactful grant writing, fundraising campaigns, and internal organizational reflection is incredibly important. Join us during this session to maximize your data to share your program's impact! Click here to register

Summer Fun Networking
August 10th | 1-2pm
It's been a long hot summer, and now we invite you to relax and unwind with some fun and easy-going networking! Join us for this laid back hour of getting to know your fellow professionals in West Virginia. Hear what other community programs are in the works, what people are passionate about, and maybe even walk away with a few new friends! Click here to register

Get Ready WV: National Preparedness Month
September 14th | 1-2pm
With the business of day-to-day life, we know that it can be hard to find time to sit down and think about your family’s plan when a disaster might strike. The truth is, a small amount of planning and foresight can save you time, money, and potentially your life. Join us for this session where we will discuss tips to prepare for a disaster, how to support disaster relief efforts if one were to strike your community, and more. This will be a great use of an hour. Please join us! Click here to register

Basics of Grantwriting 
October 12th | 1-3pm
Creating a strong grant application starts long before the funder releases their announcement that they are accepting applications. Successful proposals need careful and deliberate planning. Join us for this 2 hour webinar, with special guest Nicki Bentley-Colthart of The Grant Advantage, to learn how to use a Program Planning Framework to develop the common sections of a grant application and connect the pieces to tell a consistent and compelling story. We will cover grant writing basics and discuss confusing grant writing terminology to identify what funders are looking for and how to develop winning proposals. ​Click here to register.

AmeriCorps as a Career Stepping Stone
November 9th | 1-2pm 
During this webinar, we will discuss how AmeriCorps service can help connect you to the career you have always dreamed of! Featuring a panel of AmeriCorps Alumni who found their calling through service, we will highlight ways to maximize the service experience and use AmeriCorps as a stepping stone to the career you have always pictured for yourself. Click here to register.

Virtual Holiday Party and Networking
December 14th | 1-2pm
It's hard to believe that another year has come and gone! As 2022 draws to a close, join us as we celebrate our successes and accomplishments. We will provide the opportunity to network with other like-minded professionals as we set intentions and goals for 2023! Hope to see you there!​ Click here to register.​

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