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Day of Caring 2020

DAY OF CARING PROJECT SUBMISSION

Thank you for your interest in participating in River Valley United Way's Day of Caring on Thursday, April 23, 2020! If your agency, school or nonprofit organization is interested in hosting volunteers, please complete the project submission form below. Contact us with any additional questions at 479-968-5089

PARTNER EXPECTATIONS

We would love to partner with you on a service project for this year's Day of Caring. Below are the things we ask from you in order to have a successful partnership:

  • -All supplies needed to complete the project unless otherwise agreed upon
  • -A potential rain date or alternate projects in case of inclement weather
  • -A point person to assist with planning and the day of to greet volunteers, collect volunteer information on provided sign-up sheet, provide project direction and assist volunteers throughout the project as needed
  • -Return completed sign-up sheet to River Valley United Way following project completion
  • -Access to water and restroom facilities for volunteers, as well as lunch should the project happen during lunchtime (pizza, sandwiches & chips or something simple is fine)
  • -All interaction with volunteers should be courteous and polite, by partnering with River Valley United Way you are also representing us during the project

WHAT UNITED WAY PROVIDES

We are grateful to our community partners for working with us to help bring neighbors together to make a great impact. Here is what we provide to you as a partner in Day of Caring:

  • -We will do our best to fill all projects submitted with a group of volunteers from a local workplace
  • -We will provide either a United Way liaison or a sample welcome message for your Project Coordinator (s) to greet volunteers and announce how the project relates to Day of Caring goals in the community
  • -Day of Caring shirt for your Project Coordinator (limit of 2 per project site)
  • -All volunteers will recieve a Day of Caring shirt
  • -Social media promotion during or after the project

PROJECT SUBMISSION FORM

 

 
1 Start 2 Complete
Description of Project - please be descriptive and treat this as a pitch to get volunteers interested and involved!
If possible, some volunteers are able to bring tools to help with the work to be done. For example; rakes and wheelbarrows for lawn work. If the volunteers are able, what tools would you need for them to bring?