By June 3, 2016July 21st, 2018Events

Event to be held at the following time, date, and location:

Tuesday, 21 June 2016 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM (EDT)

Ontario Power Generation Visitor Centre, 2500B 2nd Street W, Cornwall, On K6H 5R6



New for 2016!

The Social Development Council is pleased to invite you to two events:

1.   The SDC Annual General Meeting and phase 2 of our Volunteer Managers Network Meeting.

Please see the agenda below for more details:


8:45 – 9:15am

Annual General Meeting for the Social Development Council of Cornwall and Area. Please join us to  listen to the Board of Directors conduct the year end business.

9:15 – 9:30am


9:30 – 12:00pm

The official launch of the Poverty Working Group’s (PWG) Volunteer Hub Project and a facilitated meeting on what’s next for SD&G. 

·      Cornwall & Area Volunteer Hub & the introduction of the website.

·      Ontario Volunteer Centre Network (OVCN)

9:30 – 10:00am

Seale Projects Inc. –  Ryan Seale presents the Volunteer Hub (website)



10:30 – 12:00pm

Guest Facilitator – from the Ontario Volunteer Centre Network

Cody Palmer- Almond – Ontario Project Manager (OVCN)

OVCN inspires and strengthens leadership through community service and volunteer engagement, and promotes the 3Rs of volunteerism –Recruit! Retain! Recognize!

The focus of the discussion will be:

  • Presentation of various models:

Ø       Informal support network of Managers of Volunteers

Ø       Formal network such as an AVA (Association of Volunteer Administrators)

Ø       Volunteer Centre model (Support Managers of Volunteers, volunteers and

organizations working with volunteers)

  • Community conversation to investigate needs in the Cornwall area
  • Discussion around benefits and drawbacks of each model in relationship to identified needs
  • Identify next steps


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