Training/Events Calendar

To continue our support of all non-profits, charities and community groups in the province, we have pulled together a list of resources to help during the coronavirus pandemic. Visit COVID-19 Resources to learn more.


Throughout the year, we work hard to identify, develop and deliver effective, engaging and relevant training to boards, staff and volunteers. Our in-house workshops are a great way to build those essential skills needed to further your career in the non-profit and voluntary sectors.

Course Fees

All of our workshop fees are listed within the course details (see below). We want to provide training that is accessible to everyone, so if cost is a barrier to you attending any of our workshops please contact us at training@volunteermanitoba.ca or call us at 204.477.5180

Upcoming Events

  • Webinar: Cyber Security - What do you need to know?

    Join us to learn more about how you can best protect your organization against cyber crime through CyberSecure Canada.

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    January 19, 2022: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

    Volunteer Manitoba's Virtual Classroom

  • Webinar: Understanding Key Financial Statements for Non-Profits

    This session will review 2 primary financial statements (Balance Sheet and Income/Expense Statement) used to assess the financial health of non-profit organizations.

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    January 25, 2022: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

    Volunteer Manitoba's Virtual Classroom

  • Meeting Management and Minute Taking

    A well planned board meeting helps ensure effective board minutes are captured.

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    January 27, 2022: 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM

    Volunteer Manitoba's Virtual Classroom

  • Basics of Non-Profit Bookkeeping

    This workshop will teach you the basics of setting up effective bookkeeping for your non-profit organization!

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    February 3, 2022: 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Volunteer Manitoba's Virtual Classroom

  • Webinar: Specific Loan programs/partnerships for Non-Profits

    This session will build on Session 1 (Understanding Key Financial Statements for Non-Profits) by discussing the different sources of capital available to non-profits including types of debt instruments, government loan guarantee program and community partnerships.

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    February 22, 2022: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

    Volunteer Manitoba's Virtual Classroom

  • Roles and Responsibilities of a Non-Profit Board

    Board members of an incorporated, non-profit organization are legally responsible for the governance of the organization and are expected to develop, implement and monitor policies that will allow the organization to carry out its mission.

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    February 28, 2022: 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM

    Volunteer Manitoba's Virtual Classroom

  • The Basics of Equity Diversity Inclusion and Anti-Racism

    This is an interactive dialogue focused on deepening our understanding on race, oppression and the impact of racism.

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    March 2, 2022: 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Volunteer Manitoba's Virtual Classroom

  • Introduction to Volunteer Management (3 Days)

    This workshop will provide staff and volunteers an opportunity to examine and practice the organizational and HR skills necessary to meet the challenges of a changing volunteer environment.

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    March 8, 2022 09:00 AM to March 10, 2022 04:00 PM

    Volunteer Manitoba's Virtual Classroom

  • Webinar: Review of Board Policy and ByLaws: Your Board's greatest resource!

    All non-profit organizations need bylaws to exist, but what do they mean and why are they important?

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    March 8, 2022: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

    Volunteer Manitoba's Virtual Classroom

  • Writing Persuasive Proposals

    Join us for this workshop on persuasive proposal writing and learn how to take your proposal from paper to approval!

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    March 16, 2022: 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

    Volunteer Manitoba's Virtual Classroom

  • Webinar: Banking in a Post-COVID Era

    This session will provide an overview of how technology continues to influence banking and opportunities for non-profits to achieve greater efficiencies and capacities within its operations.

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    March 22, 2022: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

    Volunteer Manitoba's Virtual Classroom

  • Webinar: Strategic Planning for Non-Profit Boards

    Through strategic planning organizations can better align activities and resources through clear strategies and action plans.

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    April 5, 2022: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

    Volunteer Manitoba's Virtual Classroom

  • Financial Responsibilities of a Non-Profit Board

    The number one job, and often the most puzzling and perplexing, of every board member is to understand financial statements and maintain the financial health of their organization.

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    April 12, 2022: 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM

    Volunteer Manitoba's Virtual Classroom

  • Webinar: Succession Planning for Non-Profit Boards

    Board succession planning is essential to good governance as it sets the stage for board engagement, performance and effective leadership.

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    May 10, 2022: 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM

    Volunteer Manitoba's virtual classroom

  • Management Fundamentals

    *This course runs Wednesdays, May 11, 18, 25, 24 and June 1, 8, 15 (Readings and some coursework is required between online sessions)

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    May 11, 2022 09:00 AM to June 15, 2022 12:00 PM

    Volunteer Manitoba's Virtual Classroom

  • Budgeting 101 for Non-Profits

    This workshop will provide a solid understanding of how to create and monitor a budget for your non-profit organization!

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    May 12, 2022: 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM

    Volunteer Manitoba's Virtual Classroom

  • Meeting Management and Minute Taking for Boards

    A well planned board meeting helps ensure effective board minutes are captured.

    More info

    May 26, 2022: 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM

    Volunteer Manitoba's Virtual Classroom

  • Roles and Responsibilities of a Non-Profit Board

    Board members of an incorporated, non-profit organization are legally responsible for the governance of the organization and are expected to develop, implement and monitor policies that will allow the organization to carry out its mission.

    More info

    May 30, 2022: 04:00 PM to 07:00 PM

    Volunteer Manitoba's Virtual Classroom

  • Strategies for Building Partnerships and Networking

    Leading in the non-profit sector requires the skill to build partnerships and networks to further the organization's mission and impact.

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    June 1, 2022: 01:00 PM to 04:00 PM

    Volunteer Manitoba's Virtual Classroom

  • Trauma Informed Leadership

    In this workshop we will deepen our understanding of trauma and its effect on our mind, body, explore trauma principles and tools in supporting trauma healing practices.

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    June 8, 2022: 09:00 AM to 12:30 PM

    Volunteer Manitoba's Virtual Workshop