Get on Board! - Seminar & Volunteer Fair
May 19, 2009 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: AICPA, 220 Leigh Farm Road, Durham, NC 27707
Do you want to strengthen your leadership and interpersonal skills , broaden your network or get to know your co-workers from other departments?
Are you seeking to attract positive attention to your company?
Are you looking for a rewarding way to make a difference in our community without just writing a check?
Register HERE for the Get on Board! Seminar and Volunteer Fair on May 19 , hosted by the Greater Durham Chamber of Commerce's Durham Young Professionals for the entire Durham community! You won't want to miss this unique opportunity to mingle with fellow DYPs and Chamber members , get the inside scoop on Board participation , and connect with local non-profits seeking volunteers and board members.
5:30- 5:34 Networking
5:45-6:30 Panel Discussion
6:30-7:30 Volunteer Fair and Reception
You'll hear from nonprofit leaders and professionals on what they’re looking for in up-and-coming board members and volunteer leaders. Seminar topics include
* Benefits to board participation (networking, visibility, etc.)
* How to select which non-profit to become involved with
* How to get appointed/volunteer for the board
* Roles, responsibilities, and expectations
* Risks/liabilities for board members
In the interactive and fun Volunteer Fair (6:30-7:30), you’ll move around meeting and learning more about local agencies and organizations who are seeking volunteers.
The Volunteer Fair is an opportunity for Chamber non-profits , agencies and organizations to connect with potential volunteers and to network with each other and members of the Durham Young Professionals. Learn more about what you can do for your community and get connected with local Durham leaders!