November 7, 2019
Educational Service Center of Northeast Ohio
6393 Oak Tree Blvd. South, Independence, Ohio 44131


The FVA Annual Conference has provided volunteer resource managers and those that work closely with them an opportunity to learn new professional skills, address the issues important to the volunteer administration field, and grow their professional network.

In 2019, the Annual Conference, Time to Make Change will help volunteer managers move forward effectively when change needs to occur. This year’s conference will focus on evolving your leadership skills to build strong advocates for your organization. Join us for a day of learning, networking and to enhance your capacity as a volunteer manager.

Tentative Agenda:

8 am Check-in, Continental Breakfast
8:30 am Welcome
8:45-10:15 am Keynote Session I - Elevating Wellbeing in the Face of Change by presented by Jon Berghoff, Co-founder and President, Flourishing Leadership Institute
10:15-10:30 am Break
10:30-11:30 am Keynote Session II - The IMPACT is our purpose: using the value of the work to motivate people to thrive through change presented by Stefanie Fox Jackson, Leadership Consultant, Step Back Consulting
11:30 am-12:45 pm Lunch, FVA Annual Update & Presentation of the 2019 Volunteer Administrator of the Year
12:30-12:45 pm Break
12:45-1:45 pm Breakout Session I (60 minutes)
1:45-2 pm Break
2-2:45 pm Breakout Session II (45 minutes)
2:45-3 pm Break
3-3:15 pm Final Comments

The conference will cost $80 for FVA members, $50 for students and retired professionals, and $100 for non-members. More details about the conference, sponsorship, and registration will be posted as they become available.
Check back for session updates and registration information.

If you have any questions, please contact Chair Sara Curtis ([email protected]).

Conference Sponsorship:

Sponsorship opportunities are available! When you sponsor a FVA program or event, your investment strengthens the skills of those charged with engaging volunteers in our community. Learn more about being a Conference Sponsor here; and click here to become a Sponsor today!