Dear AVA Volunteer Management Colleagues,
The highly anticipated PAVRO / VMPC annual conference is fast approaching. The conference is being held in Ottawa on May 15th – 16th in partnership with Volunteer Canada. This year with Collaboration in Action as the main theme, the event will also bring together Volunteer Centres from across the country. They will gather for their Leadership Forum on May 14th -15th at the same venue. Over the years, with sponsorship support from our AVAs, we are able help keep our registration fees affordable for our all members.
Please consider being a sponsor for our refreshment breaks with a donation of $150. Recognizing that AVAs have consistently been our partners and sponsors, with your generous donation, we will like to thank you for your commitment to volunteer excellence by proving you with:
· Signage at all coffee breaks
· Recognition during conference
In recognition of this partnership initiative, we are thrilled to offer a discount of $50 to your AVA members who are non-PAVRO members to use towards conference registration! Your members can register on this page: https://pavro.on.ca/LiVE-registration and the discount code is
Please discuss with your board and advise us as soon as feasible regarding your decision. Every donation will support the development of our volunteer engagement professionals at this event. Thank you for considering this request.
Cheques can be mailed to PAVRO mailing address: 58 Steamer Drive, Whitby, ON L1N 9X3. Please note Conference Coffee Break Sponsorship in memo line.
Florence Edebiri, Director Strategic Partnership, AVAs
Sharon Hudson-Alipanopouloss, Director Strategic Partnership