Coordinating Mutually Beneficial Volunteer Programs
November 7 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm| $29 – $32
Through this workshop — to be held in the Board Room at Volunteer Victoria — participants will explore and develop strategies for bringing meaning and mutual benefit to volunteer programs, with a focus on lifelong learning, communication and alignment.
ABOUT YOUR TRAINER:
Rhianna is a strong believer in civic engagement and life-long learning. She runs the Community-Engaged Learning Office at UVic and enjoys her work with students, faculty, staff and community members. Rhianna received a BSc from the Land and Food Systems program at UBC and an MA from the Community-Based Research lab in Geography at UVic. She had the privilege of working with fabulous mentors at the former UVic Institute for Studies and Innovation in Community-University Engagement. She spent years living between Uruguay and Canada farming and working with community groups on diverse initiatives, generally related to social and ecological well-being. She enjoys camping and going on canoeing adventures with her husband, son and two daughters.