Age Minimum (with Adult): 18+, Minimum Age:18+
Community Investment Process 2020: Basic Needs
Basic Needs focuses on agencies that support people’s most basic needs by providing immediate support and positioning the individual for independence long-term. As a volunteer reviewer for this impact area, you will review agency applications that focus on crisis intervention, food security, housing security, legal assistance, and transportation.
Volunteers must be able to meet the minimum requirements to serve as a community investment volunteer:
• Be at least 18 years of age or older
• Not serving as a member of a non-profit agency’s Board of directors that may be considered for funding
• Not volunteering with a non-profit agency that may be applying for funding consideration
• Available to attend mandatory training in March 2020
• Ability to commit to at least 20 hours in April 2020
• Ability to access an online electronic scoring tool
Apply to Volunteer:
Step 1: Click the button “Send Me More Info!” and either login into your STLVolunteer account or register to create a new account.
Step 2: Answer the questions that appear in the pop-up box and click submit.
Each volunteer will review a specific performance area of the application. Review the different performance areas below and note which one you are best positioned to review based on your expertise and/or familiarity.
1) Program – Volunteers will review agency programs to determine if agencies are meeting community need, are utilizing good program fidelity practices, and are achieving outcomes with strong trends and benchmarks. Preferred volunteers for this role should have experience in project coordination, program management, or quality improvement.
2) Administration – Volunteers will review agency’s administrative functions including workforce policies and procedures, volunteer policies and procedures, and regulatory oversight. Preferred volunteers for this role should have experience in human resources or personnel management.
3) Finance – Volunteers will review agency financial planning, oversight, and overall financial stability. Preferred volunteers for this role should have experience in accounting, auditing, or finance.
4) Governance – Volunteers will review agency governance structure including board policies and strategic planning practices. Preferred volunteers for this role should have experience in strategic planning, organizational governance, or experience sitting on a nonprofit Board of Directors.
5) Open: Undecided/available to support any performance area
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- Choose an existing team you're already a member or captain of, or
- Create a new team to sign up.
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