Building partnerships
Download
1 / 22

Building partnerships: - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 68 Views
  • Uploaded on

Building partnerships:. Students and community organizations. College students and community. high rates of volunteering nationally, 29% in Virginia strong culture of service at William and Mary local, hometown, domestic, international. how are students engaged?. short-term investment

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' Building partnerships:' - paul-summers


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
Building partnerships

Building partnerships:

Students and community organizations



How are students engaged

how are students engaged?


Challenges of working with student volunteers

  • short-term investment

  • learning to prioritize

  • developing skill set

  • time to train

  • wanting to change the world, needing to stuff the envelopes

  • transportation access

challenges of working with student volunteers


Benefits of college student volunteers

  • energy and enthusiasm

  • understanding of social issues, connection to academics

  • openness to learning

  • flexibility

  • activism

  • sharing awareness with others

benefits of college student volunteers



Meeting community needs

meeting community needs


Measurable impact

measurable impact


Training and guiding students

training and guiding students


Co educators in an experiential setting

co-educators in an experiential setting


Oce s role assistance in placements preparation and advising

OCE’s role: assistance in placements, preparation and advising



Regular volunteering

regular volunteering


Episodic volunteering

  • SHOW Day community

  • Make a Difference Day

  • Spring Into Action

episodic volunteering



Education

education


H ow do we do this best
H Career Centerow do we do this best?


Timelines

timelines


Communication feedback

  • setting expectations in writing Career Center

  • asking for communication about any changes in a specified amount of time ahead

  • following up when they don’t follow through

  • praising when things are going well

  • introducing them to others who volunteer with you (build up carpools)

communication & feedback


Playing to strengths

  • what is your volunteer excited about? Best at? Career Center

  • what skills do they have that other volunteers don’t?

  • what resources do they have access to?

  • break them into smaller groups when they have large groups and tasks – make it a fun competition; play music

playing to strengths


Persuasion

persuasion


Questions
Questions? Career Center


ad