Are you seeking new ways of recruiting volunteers and interested in using social media as one of your tools to do this?  This session will introduce you to how social media can be used to attract the volunteers you need to support your project or organisation.

What will I learn?training

By the end of this session you will:

  • Have an understanding of how social media can help your volunteer programme
  • Identify which social media tools will help you promote your opportunities
  • Know how to get people on board for your social media campaign
  • Outline the benefits of using social media to say thank you and demonstrate impact

Benefits to you

In this session you will have the opportunity to explore the use of social media for your volunteering programme to help attract the the right people to your opportunities.

Who should attend?

Aimed at beginners, those who volunteer, recruit or manage volunteers.  No prior knowledge is required to attend.


Tuesday 6th September 2016


Arrival 9.45am for tea. coffee and networking for a 10am start. The workshop will close by 1pm.


£30 per person for OCVA Members
£32 per person from a charitable organisation who are not OCVA members
£40 per person from a non-charitable organisation


Oxford Office Furniture Training Suite
The Old Court House
Floyds Row
St Aldates

There is no parking available, although we maybe able to assist those with disabilities.  Please contact us to enquire if you have a disability.    Our venue is serviced with good transport links, if you are driving you may wish to take advantage of the Park and Ride services located at Redbridge, Pear Tree or Oxford Thornhill.  Alternatively you can park in one of the City Centre car parks such as Gloucester Green, Oxpens, Oxford Train Station or Worcester Street.

Enquiries contact:

Telephone:  01865 251946
Email: training AT ocva.org.uk (replace AT with @)

When contacting us please state the name of the course your correspondence is in relation to.


Please note there are two steps to this process and both steps of the process will need to be completed to secure your place.

Step 1: Please register your details with us on the form:

Please note that registration without payment does not constitute a booking. Both are required, and we do check. (Thanks!)

Step 2: Make payment within 2 working days of registering.

We’re using PayPal for this event. Select ‘pay with a debit or credit card‘ if you don’t have a PayPal account (there’s no need to sign in to PayPal).

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OCVA Members pay £30.00 GBP BUY NOW
Charitable organisations who are not OCVA members pay £32.00 GBP BUY NOW
Non-charitable Rate pay £40.00 GBP BUY NOW

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