Inclusive volunteering, Inspiring participation – Stirling



AVM are delighted to announce our first event in Scotland, as part of the Stirling Volunteering Festival and in association with HVOS. 

The focus of this event will be inclusion and how good volunteer management inspires great participation. 

Programme

9.15am – Registration – tea and coffee
9.45am – Chair’s welcome – Rosie Wylie, HVOS Chair
10.00am – Keynote address: “Inclusion at Macmillan Cancer Support is only possible through proper support of volunteer managers” – Ruth Leonard, Head of Volunteer Development, Macmillan Cancer Support; Chair, AVM
10.40am – Break (move to workshops)
10.45am – Workshops (choose one of the workshops below)

Workshop Speaker
1. Digital campaign for increased youth involvement Richard Lightbown, English Cricket Board
2. Legacy of the Glasgow 2014 Host City Volunteers Dr. Fiona Reid, Sports Volunteer Research Network (SVRN)
3. Measuring volunteer impact Scottish Volunteering Forum
4. Embedding Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Gabrielle McBeth, Glasgow Womens Library

11.45am – Break
11.55am – Case studies – Inclusive volunteering
12.45pm – Lunch (provided)
1.30pm – “Inclusion and participation in youth volunteering” – Matthew Linning, Volunteer Scotland
1.45pm – Workshops (choose one of the workshops below)

Workshop Speaker
1. Digital campaign for increased youth involvement Richard Lightbown, English Cricket Board
2. Legacy of the Glasgow 2014 Host City Volunteers Dr. Fiona Reid, Sports Volunteer Research Network (SVRN)
3. Measuring volunteer impact Scottish Volunteering Forum
4. Embedding Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Gabrielle MacBeth, Glasgow Womens Library

2.45pm – Break
3.00pm – Case studies – Inclusive volunteering
3.45pm – Stirling’s bid to become the first Scottish European Volunteer Capital and a national volunteering expo – George Thomson, Volunteer Scotland/ Stirling Council
4.00pm – Live Insights session
4.20pm – Summary of the day – Rosie Wylie and Ruth Leonard
4.30pm – Networking opportunity
5.00pm – Finish

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