5 Strategies to Convince Your Boss to Send You to VM Summit 16

You know that VM Summit 16 is the place to collaborate with other employee volunteer program managers (as well as with volunteer managers from nonprofits). But perhaps you still lack internal support from your company to get you there. That’s why we’re sharing 5 strategies to convince your boss, or the person who makes conference decisions at your company, to send you to VM Summit 16.

Meet Erin Hogeboom, VM Summit 16 Speaker

At VM Summit 16, Erin Hogeboom of National Girl Collaborative will present a session called The STEM Trifecta: How Time Warner Cable, The Connectory, and VolunteerMatch Collaborated for Mutually Beneficial Results. Learn more about Erin and her session in this Q&A, including why she is looking forward to VM Summit 16.

4 Reasons to Attend VM Summit 16

The folks at VolunteerMatch have hosted an annual Summit — all about corporate volunteerism — for over a decade. Throughout most of the Summit’s lifespan, however, it was called the “VolunteerMatch Client Summit.” That meant attendance was reserved exclusively for clients of our volunteer management platform, YourMatch™. Although the conference name changed, many of the reasons to attend VM Summit 16 remain the same.

Meet Alicia Koch, VM Summit 16 Speaker

At VM Summit 16, Alicia Koch, Program Manager, Employee & Community Engagement at Groupon will present a session called Scout Out Innovation, in conjunction with the Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago and Northwest Indiana. Learn more about Alicia and her session in this Q&A.