Volunteer Your Skills
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If you want to have our volunteer coordinator match your skills to the needs of a child in foster, tells us about who you are and what you've done by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Let us know when you'd like to begin, and what you
hope to accomplish.
- Take an inventory of
your current and past job functions and make a list of the broad
which you have professional experience. For example, do you work
marketing, public relations, law, human resources, accounting,
technology, strategic planning?
- Assess your business
and organization skills that cut across all functional or subject
and make a list of your capabilities. For example, are you a good
writer? Do you negotiate well? Are you a strong project
- Once you’ve
identified your skills and capabilities, jot down how you could
specific abilities to the business needs Gift for a Child. For
example, if you are a writer you could help with a youth writing
If you work with computers, perhaps you could help us with our
development needs. If you work in finance, you might help with a
cash flow analysis. If you work in graphic design, you could
an event invitation. If you work in training, you could develop a
training manual. If you are skilled in negotiation, you could help
finalize a contract. The possibilities are endless!
- Contact Gift for a
Child at email@example.com to express your interest in
contributing business skills and to initiate a conversation about your
specific business and organizational needs. If you already have an
idea, let's talk about how we put it in motion.