The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Community Service Chairs researches, coordinates and manages the successful execution of diverse community service activities that can be accomplished in no more than a one-day time period.
Job Duties and Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
Establish and maintain relationships with other agencies and organizations in community to meet community needs and to ensure that services are not duplicated.
Research and analyze member or community needs to determine program directions and goals.
Schedule and repeat successful previous CSC activities that generated strong membership interest and satisfaction, and which remain within the focus areas. Events to be a balance of current FFSC partners, past CSC partners and new CSC partners.
Work with leaders from other committees (Development, Programs, Community Service and Communications) to ensure cross committee collaboration and a holistic approach to community involvement.
Solicit in-kind event underwriting as often as possible.
Plan and coordinate CSC committee activities in accordance with the FFSC Strategic Plan and focus areas of Education/Literacy, Health, Community Engagement and Leadership.
Monitor and update CSC event page on FFSC website.
Write monthly articles, eNewsletter submissions as needed in conjunction with Committee for website, social media and newsletters
Prepare promotional materials for CSC events, such as seat sheets or announcements at General Meeting.
Work with Advisors and assist members in reviewing member obligations.