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Tree Stewards: Case Study of Two Virginia Urban Tree Volunteer Programs

Thursday, August 16, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT

Virginia has developed two, successful urban tree citizen volunteer programs, called Tree Stewards. The Virginia Extension Master Gardener (MG) Tree Steward program offers advanced training to MG volunteers, including education on health, assessment, selection and care of...

Innovation in Volunteer Recruitment & Development #EdTechLN TweetUp

Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Daphne Richards, Bradd Anderson

Guest host Daphne Richards (Texas) and moderator Bradd Anderson (Missouri) will lead the discussion and ask the tough questions: what do our volunteers need from us? How has volunteerism in Extension changed? How can we leverage technology to engage and recruit volunteers and...

Creating Role Rescriptions for Today's Volunteer

Monday, June 23, 2014 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Patricia McGlaughlin, Jennifer Weichel, Jen Lobley

When was the last time you reviewed your volunteer role descriptions? Are you offering volunteer opportunities to meet the needs of today’s volunteer? Join us for an interactive hour of learning to look at the importance of role descriptions and gain practice in matching...

National Extension Conference on Volunteerism

Monday, May 20, 2013 at 1:00 am EDT

Purpose: • opportunity for sharing and learning the latest research and trends in volunteerism • gain innovative ideas for reaching new volunteers, investigating best practices for developing and retaining current volunteers • strengthen volunteer management efforts •...

Building Community Relationships Webinar

Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Molly Frendo

Discover some clever ways to build relationships in your community that will benefit MSU Extension and the 4-H Youth Development program locally and state-wide. Learn to utilize a variety of communication methods to build relationships, create boundaries, and gain integrity...

Social Networking: Navigating the Privacy Setting Maze

Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Stephen Judd, Molly Frendo

When you share things on a social network, like Facebook, where it ends up being displayed shouldn’t be a surprise. Yet, the surprises are what make most people feel that their privacy is being infringed. It’s not that we don’t want to share, it’s that we want to understand...

4-H Guiding Principles #7: Youth Grow and Contribute as Active Citizens

Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Molly Frendo

Michigan 4-H Youth Development uses the 4-H Guiding Principles to focus and drive the work we do with young people. We should consider them when we plan programs, prepare volunteers to work with young people, and interact with participants. While the 4-H Guiding Principles are...

From Interest to Reality: Keeping Volunteers Interested Webinar

Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Molly Frendo

Many volunteer organizations struggle with getting a potential volunteer all the way through the process of recruitment to beginning service. In this webinar, we will discuss the process of moving a volunteer through the interviewing, screening, and orientation processes in...

4-H Guiding Principles #6: Youth Recognize, Appreciate, and Understand Multiculturalism

Monday, November 12, 2012 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Molly Frendo

Michigan 4-H Youth Development uses the 4-H Guiding Principles to focus and drive the work we do with young people. We should consider them when we plan programs, prepare volunteers to work with young people, and interact with participants. While the 4-H Guiding Principles are...

4-H Guiding Principles #5: Youth Develop Skills for Success

Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Molly Frendo

Michigan 4-H Youth Development uses the 4-H Guiding Principles to focus and drive the work we do with young people. We should consider them when we plan programs, prepare volunteers to work with young people, and interact with participants. While the 4-H Guiding Principles are...

4-H Guiding Principle #4: Youth are Participants in the Learning Process

Monday, October 15, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Molly Frendo

Michigan 4-H Youth Development uses the 4-H Guiding Principles to focus and drive the work we do with young people. We should consider them when we plan programs, prepare volunteers to work with young people, and interact with participants. While the 4-H Guiding Principles are...

4-H Guiding Principle #3: Youth are Actively Engaged in their Own Development

Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Molly Frendo

Michigan 4-H Youth Development uses the 4-H Guiding Principles to focus and drive the work we do with young people. We should consider them when we plan programs, prepare volunteers to work with young people, and interact with participants. While the 4-H Guiding Principles are...

4-H Guiding Principle #2: Youth are Physically and Emotionally Safe

Monday, September 24, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Molly Frendo

Michigan 4-H Youth Development uses the 4-H Guiding Principles to focus and drive the work we do with young people. We should consider them when we plan programs, prepare volunteers to work with young people, and interact with participants. While the 4-H Guiding Principles are...

4-H Guiding Principles #1: Youth Develop Positive Relationships with Adults/Peers

Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Molly Frendo

Michigan 4-H Youth Development uses the 4-H Guiding Principles to focus and drive the work we do with young people. We should consider them when we plan programs, prepare volunteers to work with young people, and interact with participants. While the 4-H Guiding Principles are...