Volunteer Management Resources
Find valuable information and resources that can help your social profit organization grow and succeed.
Recognizing Volunteers is an important part of volunteer retention.
National Volunteer Week
National Volunteer Week (NVW) is a time to celebrate and thank Canada’s 12.7 million volunteers.
Personal Information Protection Act (PIPA)
The Personal Information Protection Act (PIPA) is Alberta’s private sector privacy law. PIPA applies to provincial private sector organizations, businesses and, in some instances, to non-profit organizations for the protection of personal information and to provide a right of access to an individual’s own personal information.
Screening in social profit organizations is an important aspect of human resource management. Screening is an ongoing process that helps better match the right people to the right organizations, and also improves the safety and quality of programs, and reduces risks and liability to the organization..
Volunteer Screening Program
The Volunteer Screening Program (VSP) provides funding to eligible nonprofit organizations to support Vulnerable Sector Checks as well as organizational development in the area of volunteer screening. These funds are provided with support from the Government of Alberta.