Protecting Your Organization (at PAVR-O conference) Special Rate for Volunteer MBC Members

Friday, June 23, 2017 - 8:30am to 11:45am

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Date: Friday, June 23, 2017

Time: 08:30AM to 11:45AM

Delivery Method: In-person conference

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    All registrants will receive an email acknowledging registration once the registration is 

    processed at Volunteer MBC. If you do not receive this email, please call 905.238.2622.

Purpose and Key Learnings:

The topics of this session directly relate to your everyday work in the not-for-profit sector as senior leaders who must build risk management programs and volunteer engagement professionals who must implement these processes.

Key learnings:

10 Key Tips to Effective Risk Management for Charities and Not-for-Profits – Terrance S. Carter (Checklist)
Volunteer Agreements: Managing Relations and Reducing Risk – Terrance S. Carter
Youth Programs:  Identifying and Managing the Risks – Sean S. Carter
Who should attend?
  • Anyone responsible for the recruitment, engagement, and coordination of volunteers.

Workshop Location: 

Centre For Health & Safety Innovation (CHSI)
5110 Creekbank Road
Mississauga, ON L4W 0A1

Registration Fee: 

Volunteer MBC Member ‐ $50
Non‐Member ‐ $75

Registration Form:


Facilitator: Terrance S. Carter, B.A., LL.B, TEP, Trade-mark Agent – Managing Partner of Carters

Mr. Carter practices in the area of charity and not-for-profit law, and is counsel to Fasken Martineau on charitable matters.  Mr. Carter is a co-author of Corporate and Practice Manual for Charitable and Not-for-Profit Corporations (Carswell), a co-editor of Charities Legislation and Commentary (LexisNexis Butterworths, 2017), and co-author of Branding and Copyright for Charities and Non-Profit Organizations (2014 LexisNexis Butterworths). He is recognized as a leading expert by Lexpert and The Best Lawyers in Canada, and is a Past Chair of the Canadian Bar Association and Ontario Bar Association Charities and Not-for-Profit Law Sections. He is editor of, and

Facilitator: TSean S. Carter, B.A., LL.B.

Sean Carter is a partner with Carters and the head of the litigation practice group at Carters.  Sean has broad experience in civil litigation and joined Carters in 2012 after having articled with and been an associate with Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP (Toronto office) for three years.  Sean has published extensively, co-authoring several articles and papers on anti-terrorism law, including publications in The International Journal of Not-for-Profit Law, The Lawyers Weekly, Charity & NFP Law Bulletin and the Anti-Terrorism and Charity Law Alert, as well as presentations to the Law Society of Upper Canada and Ontario Bar Association CLE learning programs. 

Any Inquiries: Please contact Volunteer MBC at 905.238.2622 or send an email to training [at]

Legal Disclaimer: The content presented in Volunteer MBC’s learning series is for educational purposes only. There is no guarantee of the accuracy, adequacy, or completeness of any information for your particular business/organization. It is recommended that you consult your own professional for specific legal, accounting, finance, or tax advice. The content is intended for the registered participant only. Any unauthorized use, copying or disclosure is prohibited.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations will be accepted, during regular business hours (Monday to Friday between 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.) up to two working days prior to the date of the workshop. Cancellations made within this two working day window, or registrants who fail to attend the workshop shall be responsible for the full fee. Delegate substitutions may be made, at no charge at least 24 hours in advance of the workshop.

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