Connect with colleagues across the sector, be the first to hear the results of exciting new research in volunteer management and contribute your voice to creating solutions for volunteer coordinators across Toronto.
VECTor is a full-day volunteer management conference for non-profit professionals to learn, connect and get inspired. Workshops, discussion groups, networking opportunities and more will allow you to develop your volunteer management skills and discover new trends, research and innovation in the non-profit sector.
Hours of learning
Years of VECTor
VECTor 2018 took place at the Yorkville Conference Centre, part of the Human Resourcs Professionals Association, a Volunteer Toronto Subscriber organization.
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Get to know each other over a coffee and delicious breakfast and grab your seat to get the day started!
9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Volunteer Toronto's Executive Director Camara Chambers kicks off the day and invites participants to explore our similarities and challenges in the first networking activity.
11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Choose one of four discussion groups to explore the first session's themes:
Engaging Youth Ambassadors
Finding Volunteer Champions
Volunteers and Fundraising
Getting a Seat at the Planning Table
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Hot lunch is served while you connect with colleagues from the morning.
2:15 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Choose one of four workshops to explore the second session's themes:
Language in Volunteer Roles
Transforming Roles into Short-Term Opportunities
Keeping Volunteers Connected Between Events
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Take a coffee break while preparing for the final summary of the day. Then join your colleagues in planning what's next for you, your organization and the world of volunteer management.