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By: Banff Volunteer Centre  09-12-2011
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Mark your calendars and register your organization today by submitting your RSVP to the event!

Nonprofit organizations are invited to participate in this free, one-of-a-kind volunteer recruitment and informative event on Saturday, April 16 at the Banff Seniors Centre.

You don’t want to miss this opportunity!

Presentations at the event include morning sessions for organizations and an afternoon session open to everyone.

For Organizations: (all welcome, even those who do not have a exhibition booth)

  • Introducing Change – learn about the NEW Banff Volunteer Centre and all the services and tools in place to enhance volunteerism in our community
  • The NEW Volunteer: Baby Boomers – a look into an outstanding volunteer demographic!

For the General Public & Organizations:

  • Discussion Panel: Bow Valley Non-Profits Being Green – local experts and volunteer managers discussing this growing and important sector.

More Info for Organizations:

The Banff Volunteer Centre works to enhance volunteerism in Banff and the Bow Valley. Reaching out to the public can be a costly and time-consuming endeavor for many organizations. The Rocky Mountain Volunteer Fair is a fantastic opportunity to promote your organization and it’s volunteer opportunities – and you’ll gain valuable information through the various presentations and discussion panel.

Sign up now to showcase your organization, promote volunteer opportunities and raise awareness about the importance of volunteering in our community!

Let’s celebrate the spirit of National Volunteer Week by making this event an outstanding success!

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