Doing Good is where creative people volunteer creatively! Let us know how you want to be involved! Doing Good Committees are: Communications, Events, Finance, Fundraising, Nashville's Volunteer of the Month, Social Media, and TV Show. For details, view the attached document.
|Currently recruiting many volunteers for:||o Board Members: Treasurer, Secretary, PR|
o Finance Committee
o Events Committee
|Additional Committees & Special Projects always open to more volunteers:|
|Volunteer Manager of Concession Sales||Job Description: |
Recruits & manages volunteers to sell concessions at Bridgestone Arena events such as Predators games, concerts, ice skating exhibitions, & more.
*This is real world, excellent training for anyone interested in retail, food, or merchandise management.
Almost daily attention to incoming emails â€“ from the corporate liaison primarily but also potential volunteers & Doing Good. Participation in the 45-minute, monthly Finance Committee conference call.
ď‚· Manage volunteers. Ensure each attends a training at Bridgestone Arena & schedule volunteers for the chosen events. Management includes building relationships with the volunteers; communicating via email & phone. In person meetings are at your leisure, yet informal monthly meetups are scheduled for all interested Doing Good volunteers to participate in.
ď‚· Respond promptly to interested volunteer inquiries.
ď‚· Decide which events Doing Good volunteers will serve & communicate it to the volunteers.
ď‚· Read communications from the corporate liaison.
ď‚· Provide the corporate liaison the participating volunteersâ€™ names 48 hours prior to trainings & events.
ď‚· Report the current status of volunteers, funds raised, & upcoming opportunities through the Finance Committee monthly conference call.
ď‚· Experience training & selling concessions at least once in order to better answer
ď‚· Resource the Treasurer, who Chairs the Finance Committee, & other Committee Members as desired.
ď‚· Proactive communicator
Megan McInnis, President of the Board
|Communications Committee||Participate in online and offline communications to promote volunteerism!|
o Interview featured volunteers and write their press releases, articles
o Write PSAs
o Partner with local media
o Coordinate video productions of short videos to air online
o Research and coordinate the cool, interesting avenues to communicate Doing Good
o Write the monthly e-newsletter
o Be a spokesperson for Doing Good
|Events Committee||Coordinate and/or implement events to celebrate and support volunteerism|
o Offline events
- Small and large events including a premier, reception, Annual Garage Sale, annual appreciation event for Volunteer Managers and more.
- Event planning and/or event implementation.
o Online events
- New to Nashville â€“ a unique, online event to showcase volunteerism! Expected timing is fall, 2015.
|Finance Committee||Manage the monies that make this start-up happen|
o Assist with bookkeeping
o Submit annual reports to Secretary of State
o Assist Treasurer in special projects, such as making sure taxes are paid
|Nashvilleâ€™s Volunteer of the Month Committee||Build the structure of this new committee to be replicated across the country!|
o All members of the committee work together to select Nashvilleâ€™s Volunteers of the Month. (Except when direct conflicts of interest occur.)
o There are separate activities within the committee, and each person chooses what he/she focuses on:
â€˘ Supervise criteria for Nashvilleâ€™s Volunteers of the Month (NVOTM).
â€˘ Personally notify each winner of Nashvilleâ€™s Volunteer of the Month!
â€˘ Reach out to more â€śreal peopleâ€ť for NVOTM nominations to ensure a diversity of representation â€“ of age, ethnicity, geography within the 14-county area, sex, economic background, causes, ways they volunteer, etc.
â€˘ Expand Nashvilleâ€™s Volunteer of the Month program.
â€˘ Brainstorm target media ideas to showcase each Nashvilleâ€™s Volunteer of the Month.
|Fundraising Committee||Build and manage the relationships that make a diversity of revenue streams happen!|
o Either research, contact, and/or meet with potential funders and develop these relationships.
o Manage community programs
- Example: Kroger Community Card program. Programs primarily require application to participate, management of reports, and relationship development with the partner; typically hands-off during execution.
|Social Media Committee||Connect with anyone interested in inspirational stories of real people who make a difference!|
o Further develop the Facebook page and audience development
o Assist in growing the Twitter page audience
o Assist in developing the Pinterest page and audience development
o Further develop the LinkedIn page and audience development
o Post the blog and further develop its audience (Writing it is an option.)
|TV Show Committee||Whether an industry professional or a closet tv fanatic, play a role in making the tv show a reality!|
o Partner with the professional filmmakers to produce the highest quality show possible
o Oversee the Doing Good brand and non-profit requirements in the execution of the show
|Special Project: Connecting volunteers through businesses||Participate in the creation of a new program to increase volunteerism with or through local businesses.|