Upcoming Programs & Events
Tuesday, January 14th from 11:00-12:00
Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa
Sunni Kegebein will be presenting on what it takes to plan, organize and execute a successful event for your organization. She will discuss the importance of timing, funding and community partnerships. There will also be an opportunity to share your event success stories, as well as, any upcoming events your organization may be hosting.
The event is FREE!
*No need to RSVP, please attend as you are able.
New in 2020:
VALU Training (Volunteer Administrator Leaders United)
The Volunteer Center of the Cedar Valley is focusing on diversity and volunteerism - with 12 months of programming!
CVNA is excited to team up with the Volunteer Center to offer these programs to our members and non-members!
Thursday, January 23 from noon - 1:30 p.m.
Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa
Topic: Why Prioritize Diversity in Volunteering?
We'll share MAVA's inclusive volunteerism report and share information about why your organization can benefit from having a diverse base of volunteers.
This training is FREE to attend. Bring your lunch!
Let us know you're coming... register
Will your agency be represented?
Monday, February 3, 2020; 3:45-5:00pm
UNI Commons Ballroom (W. 23rd Street, Cedar Falls)
The Explor-A Ganza is an excellent opportunity for you to meet UNI students as well as share internship, job, and volunteer opportunities that your organization has to offer. The annual program coordinated with UNI's NLA Leadership is a great way for Cedar Valley nonprofits to meet with UNI students and discuss internship, job, and volunteer opportunities in a "speed interviewing" style format. This gives you an opportunity to meet with 20+ enthusiastic students.
Co-presented by the UNI Nonprofit Leadership Alliance.
Free for CVNA members and NLA Advisory Board members; $25 non-members. Agencies: RSVP here.
Strategic Planning 2.0
Thursday, February 6, 2020
Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa (3117 Greenhill Cir, Cedar Falls)
Have you ever completed the timeline of a strategic plan, but the problems you faced before the plan continue to persist after a set of technical changes? You might be facing problems that require a change in attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors, and hundreds of technical changes won't get you to the solution.
In this session we will discuss how slowing down the strategic planning timeline can help you get to the heart of
the issues, and identify the adaptive changes needed to create real movement towards your mission. We
will discuss a three stage planning process that includes Learning and Understanding; Engaging and Designing; and Launching and Leaning In.
Presenter: Jordan Vernoy.
Free for CVNA members; $25 non-members.
2020 CVNA Programming
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Community Events & Announcements
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Shape Your Future- the Next Decade- with Census 2020!
The next Complete Count Committee Meeting is Wednesday, January 15 at 1:00 p.m.
Please be sure to visit the BHC Census 2020 Website for more information.
Position: Health & Wellness Services Assistant Director
The YWCA seeks a creative, energetic person to assist in the development, provision and
supervision of comprehensive fitness and wellness programs, classes and activities for adults,
seniors, youth and children. Requirements include: Degree in Leisure Services, Recreation,
Health Education, Physical Education or closely related field and 1 year experience in fitness and
wellness programming and promotion, staff supervision and facilities management. Some
evenings and/or weekends. Must pass criminal and child abuse background checks. Send cover
letter and resume by January 15, 2020 to: Executive Director, YWCA, 425 Lafayette St.,
Waterloo, IA 50703 or email@example.com. EOE
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