Featured Volunteer & Staff Training Resources
A volunteer manual developed by corps member Megan Andrews. The “House Rules” section was given by another station, KBOO, out of Portland.
Documents that corps member Scott Reed uses to train, organize, and conduct outreach with volunteers.
Corps member Billy Brown filmed, edited, and created an overview CD for the Community Center of St. Bernard. The CD has videos and essays to educate volunteers on the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina and how the Community Center is helping the area. Some of the videos can be found here: http://www.youtube.com/ccstb
How to maintain the new Southern Food and Beverage Museum Website and Social Networks
A “How-to” manual created by corps members Kelsey Parris for the Southern Food and Beverage Museum staff to maintain their website and social media.
A Network Volunteer Training Curriculum made by corps member Melissa Niiya for the Little Tokyo Service Center in Los Angeles, Ca.
An info sheet detailing the responsibilities and benefits of volunteering at the community technology center. Prepared by corps member Scott Reed.
A letter sent to volunteers of the community technonogy center. Prepared by corps member Scott Reed.
Guidelines and policies for staff members who are using the social networking tool Twitter. Created by VISTA Mary Chant at MicroMentor.
This staff training manual, created by Laura Benack for Grassroots.org, is designed to orient a new staff member to why volunteers are important to mission, how they are utilized, where are they recruited, and has examples language for posting volunteer advertisements. Grassroots.org volunteers provided $900,000 of in-kind donations in 2009.
This volunteer manual is provided to volunteers in order to orient them to the organization, staff, programs, policies and procedures. It also contains information release and emergency contact forms. This document was prepared by VISTA Rian Graves at Davis Community Network in Davis, CA.