Volunteering

Jerry McAuley

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Volunteer Job Description Template

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Sample Youth Ministry Volunteer Application Packet

A look through this packet, created by Tim Schmoyer of Alexandria Evangelical Covenant Church, will give you an idea of what topics to cover in a volunteer application for youth ministry workers. The theological background for youth ministry which he provides may also be helpful for planning volunteer orientations.

Professional Volunteerism: The Rich Rewards of Pro Bono Work


Pro Bono is a a Latin phrase meaning "for the good".

Find the Right Volunteer for Your Organization

Finding the right Volunteer for your organization

1. Identify Your Needs

An initial step when considering involving volunteers in your organisation is to identify the needs and goals of your organisation and establish where volunteers will fit. In spending time doing this you should be able to:

Best Practices for Developing a Volunteer Program

Introduction
Welcome to volunteer management — a most rewarding and challenging profession. This publication is designed to provide community-based organizations with an orientation to the fundamental elements of establishing a volunteer program. Best Practices for Developing a Volunteer Program is produced by seasoned practitioners from the volunteer management field. Through their years of experience, useful lessons have been learned and are now being shared to help you develop a successful volunteer program.

Hiring Students on Work-Study

Hiring Students on Work-Study

Nonprofits and students benefit from federally-funded program

By: Karen Burgess Scaife

July 31, 2003

What is Service Learning?

Defining Service Learning
         
 Service-learning has been defined as both a program
                type and a philosophy of education.

    *  As a program type, service-learning includes myriad ways that
                          students can perform meaningful service to their communities and to
                          society while engaging in some form of reflection or study that is
                          related to the service.
    *  As a philosophy of education, service-learning reflects the belief

Myths about Online Volunteering

Online volunteering means unpaid service that is given via the Internet. It's a method of volunteering I have been using, studying, documenting or promoting since 1995, first independently, then with the Virtual Volunteering Project, and then with the UN's Online Volunteering service. It's also known as virtual volunteering, online mentoring, ementoring, evolunteering, cyber volunteering, cyber service, telementoring, and on and on.

10 Tips and Ideas for Potential Volunteers

Before volunteering, one consider the following suggestions:

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