We printed this off on pink paper (legal size paper) and use them for placemats at one of our Quarterly meetings Volunteer Placemat
Coordinate parents and volunteers the fast, easy way with free online sign up forms and volunteer scheduling. VolunteerSpot Philosophy At VolunteerSpot, we believe that volunteers should be rewarded for stepping forward and sharing their time and talents with those in need. All too often, volunteering means putting up with a certain amount of hassle...
Volunteer Jeopardy Game
Tips to lure volunteers in, keep them happy, and avoid the pitfalls that will keep them from coming back. We took 25 Ways To Catch and Keep Volunteers tips and put them in a Jeopardy form game.......... kinda like Jeopardy. We just wanted to make it different and fun! Volunteer Jeopardy Game
Poems about Volunteering
I Think...I Know Written and submitted by Laurie Eytel, CVA I think & I see how good you are I know I don't have to look that far I think you are amazing for you help kids, moms & dads I know it's true, a better group cannot be had I think the families know...
Build Your Volunteer Base: 11 Ideas
Tried-and-true ideas to nurture volunteers and make sure that every involvement experience is a positive one. by Poornima Apte Recently, my daughter and I drove past a middle school late in the evening. The school parking lot was overflowing with cars, and we wondered what was going on inside. "Maybe it's a parent...
The Role of a Parent Volunteer Group
The Role of a Parent Volunteer Group The objectives of a PTSO are to (customize following to match bylaws or goals): · Establish and maintain a working relationship among parents, school and community. · Support school improvement teams and promote the finest education possible for the students at XZY Elementary. · Expand technology...
25 Ways To Catch and Keep Volunteers
25 Ways To Catch and Keep Volunteers Tips to lure volunteers in, keep them happy, and avoid the pitfalls that will keep them from coming back. by Craig Bystrynski from PTO TODAY 5 Good Ways To Find New Volunteers "Position available."Write help-wanted ads. Create a flyer or section of your newsletter with descriptions...
Quotes on Volunteering
Quotes on Volunteering Here's to all volunteers, those dedicated people who believe in all work and no pay. ~Robert Orben Volunteers are the only human beings on the face of the earth who reflect this nation's compassion, unselfish caring, patience, and just plain loving one another. ~Erma Brombeck Volunteers are paid in six figures... S-M-I-L-E-S. ...
2 Hour Power /recruiting volunteers
Here are the slides from a PowerPoint Presentation of 2 Hour Power classes given at the 3rd Qtr Vnet Meeting
Quiz: Rate Your Involvement IQ
Quiz: Rate Your Involvement IQ See how your group's attitudes and practices for building parent involvement measure up. Getting parents connected to the school is the most important and, in many ways, most difficult job parent groups undertake. There are many facets to building involvement, and it requires a focused effort. Take our quiz...
Sign Up Genius
Sign Up Genius is a FREE online tool for creating and managing group sign up lists. Simple wizards for creating your sign up Public or private online group sign up Automated email reminders “Swapping” ability for schedule changes Attractive and customizable templates Easy administration tools and stats http://www.signupgenius.com/
Parental Involvement That Makes a Difference
Parental Involvement That Makes a Difference - Recruiting and keeping volunteers! Connecting with your parents! Class taught August 27th 2011 at the VNET Kick Off Event Taught by Shari Pierce 5 Things Volunteers Love: Welcome (“So glad to see you!”) Why? (“We’re doing this because…”) Appreciation (“Thank you for coming.”) Choices...
Ask Teacher for Parent Volunteer Candidates
Ask Teacher for Parent Volunteer Candidates Here is rough draft of part of a letter you could send out to your teachers in all grades. Teachers, You have interacted with your parents for most of the year. The PTSO would like to ask if you could recommend a few parents that you...