Successful Grant Writing

Registration for this workshop is currently open to members only. If you are a Volunteer Ottawa member, please make sure to be logged in to be able to complete your registration and proceed to the checkout. If you would like to become a member, don’t hesitate to contact us: [email protected]

RECRUTEMENT D’URGENCE traducteurs informels anglais vers français pour les documents / URGENTLY RECRUITING informal English to French translators for documents

RECRUTEMENT D’URGENCE POUR CE POSTE SPÉCIFIQUEMENT : Si vous êtes intéressé par d’autres opportunités de bénévolat avec Dress for Success Ottawa, veuillez remplir notre formulaire pour exprimer votre intérêt à Êtes-vous bilingue et intéressé par une opportunité de bénévolat virtuel sans stress? Dress for Success Ottawa est à la recherche d’une équipe de traducteurs […]

SupportHer Store Team Members

URGENTLY RECRUITING FOR THIS POSITION SPECIFICALLY: If you are interested in other volunteering opportunities with Dress for Success Ottawa, please use our volunteer interest form at to notify us. Are you a savvy vintage and secondhand shopper? Is #Poshmark part of your daily routine? Do you have a few hours twice monthly where you […]

Learn with us

LEARN together Training Ottawa’s Not-For-Profits Volunteer Ottawa offers over 40 unique, practical workshops designed specifically for the sector. Attendance is now no-fee for learners from VO member organizations.  Learn with Us Learning Paths Upcoming Workshops Workshop Catalogue Faculty of Instructors Investing in professional development is essential for individuals working in not-for-profits. Every year, Volunteer Ottawa […]

Fall Learning Path for NFP Staff

Learn with VO this Fall by registering to this series of eight workshops and communities of practice specifically thought for VO member organizations and their staff. Please make sure to select all the boxes below. You will be able to only register one participant per checkout.

Board Governance 101: Board Basics

This two-hour workshop offers a first look at becoming a board member for a charity or non-profit organization. This workshop invites you to a conversation about what is asked of you as a board member. Participants will develop confidence and understand how they can make an effective contribution to the board of an organization.

Public Speaking for Not for Profit Professionals

Public speaking is a key part of work at not-for-profits. Team meetings, when recruiting new volunteers, or pitching a program to a potential donor, are some examples of how public speaking is used everyday the NFP workplace. In this workshop, Alex Keenan will transform the way participants approach public speaking, taking the ‘ick’ out of […]

Creating a Volunteer Handbook

A great volunteer handbook is a key foundation in setting up volunteers for success. By clearly outlining policies, procedures, and guidelines for acceptable conduct in a clear way that is engaging to read, you can ensure that your volunteers are able to achieve true excellence. This workshop will teach you how to determine what information […]

Not-For-Profit Governance

Training Not-For-Profit Governance Communications Fundraising Mental Wellness Not-For-Profit Governance Operations Volunteer Management Below you will find our selection of Not-For-Profit Governance workshops that are offered throughout the year. View our scheduled workshops Board 101: A First View This short workshop offers a first look at becoming a board member for a charity or non-profit organization. […]