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Ten good ideas about working with volunteers 2009-10-22


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Ten good ideas about working with volunteers 2009-10-22

  1. 1. Ten Good Ideas about Working with Volunteers Saturday, September 18, 2009 Presented by Shirley Lundin and Ian Evison Sponsored by Prairie Star, Heartland and Central Midwest Districts of the Unitarian Universalist Association
  2. 2. Know your people! Good Idea #1
  3. 3. Don ‘t kill them. Good Idea #2
  4. 4. Find a system that works for you. Good Idea #3
  5. 5.  Help other leaders maintain a newcomer’s eye view of the congregation. Good Idea #4
  6. 6. Be mindful of safety policies in recruiting and training. Good Idea #5
  7. 7. Create Job descriptions. Good Idea #6
  8. 8. Create multiple, varied pathways to involvement. Good Idea #7
  9. 9. Use targeted recruitment for key positions. Good Idea #8
  10. 10. Provide help and support. Good Idea #9
  11. 11. Provide recognition. Good Idea #10
  12. 12. Thank you for your service to our congregations! Shirley and Ian