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Dublin Volunteer Management Seminar (Monday 13 May)

Dublin Volunteer Management SeminarBehind Dublin’s thousands of volunteers lie the equally dedicated individuals and organisations responsible for their recruitment, training, support, and management. These are the people that can inspire volunteers and enable an environment where volunteering can thrive.

As part of National Volunteering Week (May 13 – 19) the five Dublin Volunteer Centres have come together once again to present the second Dublin Volunteer Management Seminar on Monday 13 May from 10:30 to 16:15. This is a free to attend event as part of National Volunteering Week and places are limited to 100 participants

Our keynote speaker this year is Violet Dalton, Head of Volunteering with the National Trust of Scotland. She will be joined by the managers of the five Dublin Centres to look at topics such as: motivating volunteers, older people volunteering, event volunteering as well as an update on Investing in Volunteers and the launch of the Dublin wide Volunteer Managers Network (VMN). All in it promises to be a great event for anyone who manages volunteers in Dublin City and County.

Who Should Attend?
• Groups and organisations from the Greater Dublin Area (large and small) currently involving volunteers or those thinking of involving volunteers.
• Individuals (paid or unpaid) working directly with volunteers or who are responsible for managing volunteers in some capacity. Programme Download a copy of the Seminar Programme (Adobe PDF File)

To book your ticket go online to

Terms and Conditions – please read
> Registration is on a first come, first served basis
> In terms of fairness and to ensure that as many people get to attend, each organisations is limited to two tickets.
> Please note that places are limited to recognised volunteer involving organisations based in the greater Dublin area
> Unfortunately applications from outside Dublin will not be accepted.

For more information on National Volunteering Week, sponsored by Garnier please visit

Clare Hall Volunteer Expo (Thursday 16 May)

National Volunteering Week 2013Fingal Volunteer Centre and Dublin City North Volunteer Centre are delighted to announce that our Volunteer Expo takes place on Thursday 16 May 2013 from 11:00 to 19:00 on the Main Concourse on the Ground Floor of Clare Hall Shopping Centre, Malahide Road, Dublin 17.

This event is being organised as part of our activities for National Volunteering Week. We are inviting volunteer involving organisations to join us at our Volunteer Expo. This event is aimed at helping organisations like yours attract people who are interested in becoming volunteers but who may not know where to start.

This is a great opportunity for your organisation to showcase your volunteer opportunities; let the community know about the work you do; network with other organisations; and get to engage with the Volunteer Centres and develop new opportunities. Exhibition stands are limited and are available on a first come, first served basis.

If you are interested in attending please read the attached terms and conditions and complete the Expression of Interest form and return it along with a non refundable €25 booking fee to us on or before Friday 3 May 2013. If you have any questions we will be delighted to hear from you or if you have any other questions in relation to volunteer management please do not hesitate to contact us. 

Download a Expression of Interest Form now (Adobe PDF file)
Please read the terms and conditions carefully 

Come along to our Volunteer Expo (Thursday 16 May)

volunteer groupWe are delighted to announce that our next Volunteer Expo run jointly with Dublin City North Volunteer Centre will take place on Thursday 16 May 2013 as part of National Volunteering Week from 11:00 to 19:00 on the Main Concourse in Clare Hall Shopping Centre, Malahide Road.

The following organisations will be recruting volunteers on the day, why not drop by and say hello and find out volunteering opportunities with the following organisations:

Blossom Ireland
Crosscare CareLocal
Dublin City North & Fingal Volunteer Centres
Irish Aid Volunteering & Information Centre
MS Ireland
New Life Centre 
Sphere 17 Regional Youth Service
St. Vincent De Paul
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