AmeriCorps NCCC’s River 4 team has just arrived and will be working with R3SM until September 9th! Over the next nine weeks, this group of seven individuals will be roofing, hanging drywall, and anything else that can help those still suffering from last year’s storms. [read more...]
There are many words we can use to describe volunteer Ruthie Davis: dependable, self-motivated, passionate, and visionary. [read more...]
Community Connection is Mississippi Power’s employee volunteer organization. There are six chapters across the Mississippi Power service territory, including the Pine Belt chapter. [read more...]
Tragedy, suffering, loss and pain, are a part of the journey of life that we all experience. It is not an uncommon path. Yet each experience is different and unique to the persons living through those tragedies, sufferings, losses and enduring the pain that life often inflicts upon them. In the face of the tragic loss that we witness others going through, we often feel helpless and feel compelled to find ways to respond. We just want to do something. Jesus encountered a man one day and here is what happened. [read more...]
You are invited to join a FREE webinar training on Tuesday, April 22nd at 10:00 AM CST.
Tonja and Jimmy Caldwell with Caldwell's Management Services will be conducting a 2-hour webinar titled How to Develop a Sustainable Volunteer Management Program at Your Nonprofit Organization. In this program participants will learn how to maximize one of their organization’s most valuable assets—VOLUNTEERS.
In this content driven seminar, participants will learn 4 Best Practices for developing and organizing a sustainable volunteer program:
1. How to develop policies for your volunteer program
2. How to design volunteer roles/jobs
3. How to recruit volunteers
4. How to recognize volunteers by matching motivation to rewards [read more...]
To see ongoing opportunities, click HERE