Our services

Except where indicated, the VBM's services are available to any duly accredited non-profit agency or community organization.

 

OUR SERVICES

 

  • A highly-regarded training program for community organization volunteer coordinators with workshops on volunteer recruitment, selection, motivation, etc.

  • Volunteer fairs which generally take place on a university campus, where prospective volunteers can visit information booths for dozens of community organizations.

  • Consulting services: community organizations are welcome to consult us concerning the recruitment and management of volunteers, by appointment at our offices or we can come to you.

  • A resource library, open to the general public, where you can find a multitude of documents about volunteerism. You can also check out these links to a world of information on volunteering.

  • Newsletters to keep you up to date with the latest developments in the field of volunteering.

  • Membership - Membership is a MUST for any organization which wishes to use the VBM's Volunteer Recruitment and Referral services, or which would appreciate a discount on workshop fees. However, it may also be of interest to any organization, association, business, or individual interested in supporting volunteerism in Montreal

 

 Why become a VBM Member Organization?

  • Gain exposure and volunteers:  we'll post your volunteer requests on our web site, get them into media, the métro sytem, and send them out to various businesses and associations.

  • Benefit from worthwhile discounts on workshop and seminar fees.

  • Need some advice or guidance when it comes to recruiting and managing volunteers?  As Canada's first volunteer center, we're happy to offer you over seventy-five years of expertise whenever you need it.

  • Join us for volunteer fairs, special topic forums, networking events and more.

  • Keep up with the latest trends in volunteerism and volunteer management.

  • Full voting rights at the VBM's Annual General and Special Meetings.

Click here for Membership terms and conditions, fee information, and to complete the application form.