Volunteers: Count Yourself In!

April 20th, 2012 by rca_president Leave a reply »

Celebrate your volunteers by counting their hours during National Volunteer Week: April 15 – 21.

 National Volunteer Week is here! And now is the time to COUNT YOURSELVES IN! Volunteers Count! collects volunteer hours contributed during NVW, and the stories that accompany them, from volunteers and organizations. Visit the Volunteers Count! webpage this week to record hours and stories in order to help Volunteer Alberta capture a snapshot of volunteering activities across Alberta. 

 Don’t miss your opportunity to win some great prizes! Everyone who records the hours spent volunteering will be entered into a draw for:

  • •1st prize: $500 to a nonprofit organization of their choice
  • 2nd prize: $250 to a nonprofit organization of their choice
  • 3rd prize: Registration to Vitalize 2012 in Calgary, June 7-9, 2012

For more information visit http://volunteeralberta.ab.ca/volunteerscountPlease spread the word to volunteers in your community so they can also…. COUNT THEMSELVES IN! You can use the following messages to share this opportunity through Facebook or Twitter:

Facebook: Help Volunteer Alberta capture a snapshot of volunteerism activities in the province by recording your volunteer hours, and stories that accompany them, with Volunteers Count! during National Volunteer Week at http://bit.ly/HMl30P    

Twitter: #AB volunteers – record your volunteer hours and tell @volunteerab your story during #NVW with Volunteers Count! http://bit.ly/HMl30P

Happy counting!

If you have any questions about Volunteers Count, please contact

Sam Kriviak, Volunteer Alberta Project Coordinator:
(780) 482-3300 ext. 225.


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