Thursday, June 18, 2020 at 9:00 AM CDT
Friday, June 19, 2020 at 2:00 PM CDT

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Volunteer Center McHenry County 
620 Dakota St (Back Building)
Crystal Lake, IL 60012

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Rebecca Stiemke 
Volunteer Center McHenry County 
 Volunteer Center McHenry County

Our Policies...

If you need to cancel a workshop for any reason, the following refund schedule applies:

-One week or more prior to start date: 
5% cancellation fee applies.

-Less than one week prior to start date: 
No refund is available. 

Refunds will be made in the form a check and may take up to 30 days to arrive. 

If you have registered for an event but cannot attend, you may transfer your ticket to another person. Please contact us for assistance. 

Please note, we reserve the right to cancel or reschedule workshops based on attendance. In the case of a cancellation, you will be contacted promptly about a refund and other opportunities.

Occassionally we offer early bird discounts or specials on our workshop registration fees. These discounts cannot be applied retroactively and must be utilized at the time of registration in order to be honored. 


Volunteer Management Certification Program

This one-and-a-half-day workshop is designed to train Volunteer Managers on organizing, implementing, and maintaining an effective volunteer program for their organization. The curriculum is based on best practices used in the industry and is illustrated with real-life examples. Whether you are in the beginning steps of creating your volunteer program or a season volunteer manager...this workshop will help you create and maintain a solid infrastructure upon which to run your program. 

Participants will receive a resource guide, presentation slides, and a certificate of completion at the conclusion of training.


  • Designing volunteer job descriptions
  • Interviewing volunteers
  • Volunteer motivation
  • Supervising volunteers
  • Orientating and Training volunteers
  • Delegating to Volunteers
  • Handling volunteer performance problems
  • Mutual performance reviews
  • And more!


  • To prepare Volunteer Managers to recruit, retain, and reward successful volunteers for their organizations.
  • To develop leadership skills that Volunteer Managers can implement when working with their teams.

Thursday, Jun18  |  9 am - 4 pm (includes breakfast and lunch)
Friday, Jun 19   |  9 am - 2 pm (includes breakfast only) 

Volunteer Center McHenry County, 2nd Floor, Room 240
620 Dakota Street, Crystal Lake, IL 60012

Jordan Debbink
Pamela Rosales, Safe Passage

Non-Member Fee: $199
Bronze Member Fee: $179
Silver Member/Sponsorship Fee: $159
Refresher (for those who have already been through the program; limit 3): $29

For more information, call 815-344-4483 or visit us at volunteercentermchenrycounty.org.