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...]
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Hopsice Volunteer Forrest General Hospice is always seeking volunteers. Volunteers are essential to our team. Volunteers can help in different ways; Office Clerical assistance and Patient Companion. Patient companions are need all over our twenty county service area.
Homework Tutors with Boys and Girls Club Program Change the academic performance of children from working single-parent homes by acting as a mentor and tutor. Some parents are still at work long after children come home from school, and this program provides a nurturing environment for these kids and relieves the stress of worrying about the care of youngsters. Your part would involve tutoring and mentoring program participants between August and M
Thrift Store donation sorting The ESFC Thrift Store is open 9-5 weekdays, 9-2 Saturdays. Volunteers are needed to assist with sorting donations and placing them on the sales floor. The greatest need is for people to help sort clothing by size, place items on hangers, and move items to the correct display racks on the sales floor.