Who you are: You are organized, thorough, creative, methodical, and a good planner. You can use spreadsheets, timelines or project management software to help with the execution of our giving tree project for our clients in our programs. You have excellent communication skills. This can be a group opportunity.
As a volunteer, you will enjoy a service opportunity where Relationships are the foundation, where we are all Committed to the same mission, where Growth is always possible, where we are all treated with and show Compassion, where trust guides us to Transparency and above all, where Joy sustains us
What You’ll Do: Giving Tree Committee will:
• Incorporate adopt-a-family and create the adopt-a-family spreadsheet
o Obtain the number of families and family members that organizations are willing to sponsor from Chair 1
• Obtain family wish lists and program needs from Breanna, Susan, and Hays
• Create family flyers
• Handwrite “Thank you” cards and get signatures from staff
o Coordinate with Chair 1 to send cards
• Create and send newsletters at the beginning of Giving Tree and at the end to be sent via email internally
• Pick up gifts from sites weekly
• Check in gifts
What We Offer Back: Every volunteer contributes to the success of our mission. You can proudly tell your friends and family that every hour you spend serving with us helps provide accessible services to Idaho’s youth who need it most. You’ll also receive an awesome discount in our thrift stores, and serve in a caring and compassionate environment, where we are better together.
Why Unite with Us: The Idaho Youth Ranch is one of the oldest non-profit agencies in the state of Idaho. Volunteers help move our mission forward. We unite for Idaho’s youth by providing accessible programs and services that nurture hope, healing and resilience.
Our Giving Tree program has grown exponentially over the years. We are in need of dedicated help during this short season, to make this program run efficiently, and make the holiday season bright for the kids and families we serve!
Contact: Leslie Morthland, Volunteer Services Manager
email@example.com or 208-972-5540
When: Starting October 1 to December 21st. 2-6 hours a week.
How: In order to volunteer for this opportunity, you will need to:
• Be at least 18 years old.
• Submit application
• Submit to a criminal background check
• Complete interview
• Comply with all Idaho Youth Ranch Volunteer Policies and Procedures
Idaho Youth Ranch is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping vulnerable, at-risk kids transform the pain and despair of childhood trauma into hope for a promising future.
We unite for Idaho's youth by providing accessible programs and services that nurture hope, healing, and resilience.
RELATIONSHIPS are the foundation.
COMMITMENT to our mission unites us.
GROWTH is always possible.
TRANSPARENCY makes us stronger.
COMPASSION is our lens.
JOY sustains us.