Program Officer, Volunteer Sector Initiatives: August 2023

Major Projects Underway:

  • LD666 was tabled until January.
  • VGF grant was not awarded. Current grant ends September 30.
  • Conference moved to Snow Pond – still on October 11. Registration to opened. You should have gotten a discount code.
  • We have scholarships for the conference for students, especially students in parks, forestry, or general outdoor space. 
  • We are looking for BETA testers for our Micro-Credential.
  • Kelsey drafting the Ambassador worksheet for everyone to use for their outreach visits.  

Upcoming Project Focus:

  • Service Enterprise cohort for Aroostook County in works for Fall
  • This position is not funded past the new year.


E&E Task Force – meetings switched to third Thursdays of the month.

Maine Volunteer Mangers Network: Always looking for speakers if you have suggestions.