Portneuf Action Volunteer Network Anthropology of Global Health • Fall 2007 Chris Peirsol Katrina Harwood Karen Robertson ...
Our Mission <ul><li>To unite concerned Pocatello, Idaho, citizens with organizations in the area in need of volunteers thr...
Our Philosophy <ul><li>We believe that by making volunteering easier to coordinate, the community will more actively parti...
Our Vision <ul><li>As we unite volunteers with organizations, we will look forward to expanding our efforts from Pocatello...
Organization <ul><li>•  Small board of directors to review policies and provide oversight. </li></ul><ul><li>External acco...
The Need <ul><li>Chris--local organizations, lack of government funding, the problems even in our community etc. </li></ul>
Potential Partner Organizations <ul><li>Family Services Alliance </li></ul><ul><li>The Idaho Foodbank </li></ul><ul><li>Un...
Potential Partner Organizations <ul><li>CASA </li></ul><ul><li>Pocatello Neighborhood Housing Services </li></ul><ul><li>S...
Website <ul><li>Opportunities for: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>•  Individuals </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>•  Groups </li></ul></u...
Website <ul><li>Calendar </li></ul><ul><ul><li>•  Community Events </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>•  Partner Organization Even...
Budget <ul><li>Angela--add stuff here </li></ul><ul><li>The “ask” to the “funders” </li></ul>
Needs Assessment <ul><li>Focus Groups </li></ul><ul><li>Surveys </li></ul><ul><li>Partner organization recruitment and tra...
Strengths <ul><li>•  Online—widely accessible, inexpensive, utilizing new technology </li></ul><ul><li>•  Assisting existi...
Opportunities <ul><li>•  Help local organizations better serve people in need </li></ul><ul><li>•  Help people become more...
www. portneuf-action.org
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Global Health:NGO:Volunteer Presentation

1,642 views

Published on

Portneuf Action Volunteer Network presentation

Published in: Technology, Travel
1 Comment
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
  • PIHDO, Panacea International Human Development
    Organization, is a Non-Profitable, Non-Political and Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) registered with the Voluntary Social Welfare Agencies, Islamabad Capital Territory under Registration and Control Ordinance 1961 (XLVI of 1961) . It got Registration No. VSWA/ICT/1550-2090 on 15th February 2011, with the goal of promoting health, education and environment protection in Pakistan.
    Its Headquarters is based at Islamabad while it has branches in Mardan and Peshawar.
    Link: http://www.pihdo.com/
       Reply 
    Are you sure you want to  Yes  No
    Your message goes here
No Downloads
Views
Total views
1,642
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
24
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
32
Comments
1
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Global Health:NGO:Volunteer Presentation

  1. 1. Portneuf Action Volunteer Network Anthropology of Global Health • Fall 2007 Chris Peirsol Katrina Harwood Karen Robertson Angela Gilbert Kacee Garner
  2. 2. Our Mission <ul><li>To unite concerned Pocatello, Idaho, citizens with organizations in the area in need of volunteers through an internet-based calendar and organization listing. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Our Philosophy <ul><li>We believe that by making volunteering easier to coordinate, the community will more actively participate in service. Through service, the community will work together to help the poor and afflicted, thereby creating a better city. Through the small efforts of many, we wish to create a light to the world of unity and service. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Our Vision <ul><li>As we unite volunteers with organizations, we will look forward to expanding our efforts from Pocatello to southeast Idaho. Our internet site will grow and become more user-friendly and helpful for families, large and small groups, professionals, and lay people. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Organization <ul><li>• Small board of directors to review policies and provide oversight. </li></ul><ul><li>External accountant to oversee accounts and tax code requirements </li></ul><ul><li>Volunteer/part time paid staff person(s) to: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>• Update website as needed </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>• Generate publicity (media, newsletter etc.) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>• Recruit and retain partner organizations </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. The Need <ul><li>Chris--local organizations, lack of government funding, the problems even in our community etc. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Potential Partner Organizations <ul><li>Family Services Alliance </li></ul><ul><li>The Idaho Foodbank </li></ul><ul><li>United Way of Southeast Idaho </li></ul><ul><li>Southeast Idaho Community Action Agency </li></ul><ul><li>The Salvation Army </li></ul><ul><li>Bannock Youth Foundation </li></ul><ul><li>Aid For Friends </li></ul><ul><li>Southeast Idaho Council of Governments /Area Agency on Aging </li></ul>
  8. 8. Potential Partner Organizations <ul><li>CASA </li></ul><ul><li>Pocatello Neighborhood Housing Services </li></ul><ul><li>Special Olympics </li></ul><ul><li>First Book </li></ul><ul><li>Big Brothers/Big Sisters </li></ul><ul><li>Hispanic Health Project </li></ul><ul><li>Red Cross </li></ul><ul><li>Pocatello Free Clinic </li></ul><ul><li>Medical Reserve Corps </li></ul><ul><li>Local Schools </li></ul>
  9. 9. Website <ul><li>Opportunities for: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>• Individuals </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>• Groups </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>• Professionals </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>• Donations </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Success Stories: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>• Volunteer of the Month </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>• Organization of the Month </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>• Newsletter download </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. Website <ul><li>Calendar </li></ul><ul><ul><li>• Community Events </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>• Partner Organization Events </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>• Customizable & Printable Volunteer Calendar </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Community Bulletin </li></ul><ul><ul><li>• Post information and events </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>• Share experiences, tips and photos </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Budget <ul><li>Angela--add stuff here </li></ul><ul><li>The “ask” to the “funders” </li></ul>
  12. 12. Needs Assessment <ul><li>Focus Groups </li></ul><ul><li>Surveys </li></ul><ul><li>Partner organization recruitment and training </li></ul><ul><li>Legal issues / liability waivers </li></ul><ul><li>Website creation bid </li></ul><ul><li>Public information campaign plan </li></ul>
  13. 13. Strengths <ul><li>• Online—widely accessible, inexpensive, utilizing new technology </li></ul><ul><li>• Assisting existing organizations meeting their goals, not duplicating services </li></ul><ul><li>• Minimal overhead or need for large paid staff </li></ul><ul><li>• Pocatello seems the right size to attempt this sort of project—not to big or too small. </li></ul>
  14. 14. Opportunities <ul><li>• Help local organizations better serve people in need </li></ul><ul><li>•  Help people become more comfortable volunteering </li></ul><ul><li>•  Increase volunteerism </li></ul><ul><li>• Create a better sense of community </li></ul><ul><li>•  Increase Pocatello’s aptitude for giving </li></ul><ul><li>• Working with well-established volunteer groups including religious community </li></ul><ul><li>• Opportunity for idea to spread to other cities </li></ul>
  15. 15. www. portneuf-action.org

×