Archive

This section contains materials from select past DOVIA programs. Don’t reinvent the wheel — feel free to reproduce, edit, modify, and use any materials from this page and/or this site.  Please give credit to DOVIA Mississippi and refer interested friends to our website (www.DOVIAMS.org).  Thanks!

2022 DOVIA Programs

  • January – “Volunteerism in the COVID Age” (meeting video)
  • February – “Social Media Refresher Course” (meeting video) and bonus notes from Clara Williams
  • March – “Creating an Online Training Tool for Your Volunteers” (meeting video)
  • April – Field trip to Camp Kamassa
  • May – “How to Get the Volunteers You Need” (Power Point slides)
  • June – “Trauma, Chaos & Stress, Oh My” (meeting video + Power Point slides + meeting notes)
  • BONUS! Texas Volunteer Management Conference (June)
    1. The 7 Vital Factors, keynote speech by Martin J. Cowling (keynote video)
    2. Creating Super Supporters: The Donor / Volunteer Connection (workshop video)
  • July – How to Apply For AmeriCorps Planning Grants (Volunteer Mississippi) (Power Point slides)
  • August –
  • September –
  • October –
  • November –

2021 DOVIA Programs

  • February – Programs and Special Events at the Mississippi Children’s Museum
  • March – Sharing Our Stories: What’s Up?
  • April – Joint Zoom meeting with Volunteer Management Professionals of Canada (VMPC)
  • May – Field trip to Camp Kamassa (POSTPONED)
  • June – Q&A With Tamika Eatmon of AmeriCorps NCCC in Vicksburg
  • July – Volunteerism and the Post-COVID World: How Have YOU Adapted? (share your stories)
  • August – How Are You Engaging Your Current Volunteers? (share your stories)
  • September – Skills-Based Volunteerism: What Is It and Why Do I Need It? (PDF slides)
  • October – Thanking Volunteers This Holiday Season (share your stories)
  • November – What Do You Need to Succeed? (Meeting video)

2020 DOVIA Programs

  • January – Volunteers Talk Back (panel of volunteers share what *they* want and need)
  • February – Background Checks presented by Frank Fair
  • April – Webinar for potential AmeriCorps NCCC sponsor agencies
  • June – Points of Light conference (virtual recap and small group discussion)

2019 DOVIA Programs

  • May – Field trip to Sunnybrook Children’s Home
  • June – Ms. Demetris Reese (JPS Transition Specialist) @ Winter Building and Phone Solicitation Act (Fundraising)
  • August – Expand Your Resources! (A presentation to the nonprofit community in Natchez, Miss. on August 27, 2019)
  • September – Community Service Fair at Tougaloo College
  • October –
  • November –

2018 DOVIA Programs

  • November – 2nd DOVIA Mini-Conference at MS Agriculture and Forestry Museum

2017 DOVIA Programs

  • January – Field trip to Jackson Zoo – Meeting notes: Jackson Zoo
  • March – GiveGab presentation @ Winter Building – GiveGab 1-2-3
  • July – AmeriCorps Information Session (co-sponsored with Volunteer Mississippi)
  • AmeriCorps program grant materials
  • August – GiveGab presentation @ Jackson Zoo – GiveGab 1-2-3
  • September – Volunteerism in Action service project – sign up to be a volunteer at Science Fest at Mississippi Museum of Natural Science
  • October – Field Trip to Magnolia Speech School
  • November – DOVIA Mini-Conference @ Mississippi Museum of Natural Science

2016 DOVIA Programs


2015 DOVIA Programs

2014 DOVIA Programs

  • February – Field trip to MS Department of Archives & History
  • March – “Engaging College Students in Community Service”
  • April – GIVE Awards
  • June – “Corporate Volunteerism”
  • July – Field trip to New Stage Theatre (postponed)
  • August – AmeriCorps Information Session @ Winter Bldg.
  • September – Field trip to Jackson Zoo
  • October – Field trip to Manship House Museum
  • November – Reflection/meditation walk @ MS Museum of Natural Science

2013 DOVIA PROGRAMS

2012 DOVIA PROGRAMS

Grant Writing Made Easy (select handouts from January 2012 presentation)