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Ideas for Volunteering + Service

2011 National Conference on Volunteering is being held June 6-8, 2011. Dan Bassill attended the June 2008 conference and wrote a series of articles on the http://tutormentor.blogspot.com blog. Sam Lee, an Intern from IIT has created this interpretation of the articles Dan wrote.

Maximize Value from Civic Engagement
I fs omeone ge t si nvo l v ed w i t h vo l u n t ee r i sm and se r v i c e du r i n gt hese yea r s . . . W i l lt h e ys t i l lb e do i ng se r v i c e as t hey move t h rough t h i ss t age o ft he i r j o b/ca ree r ?

Soc ia l Sec to r o rgs

I f 20 m i l l i o n do se r v i c e be tween age 16 and 25 Do we have 20 mi l l i o nl eade r s , vo l u n t ee r s , dono r s and vo t e r si nl a t e ry ea r s?

Disparity – the greatest challenge we face is gap between rich and poor.
“ We have the best institutions of higher education in the world, yet many are surrounded by slums.” –President Jimmy Carter, June 3, 2008
Those who can help College Business Professions Hospitals Civic, fraternal and social Religious Living in non poverty Poverty areas of a city or suburb, or connected via the Internet. Vo l un t ee r Teams Those who need help Tutor /mentor programs Health organizations Children Families Schools After school programs Living in high poverty

To defeat an enemy we need to fight wherever the enemy is entrenched

Maps can show whe re pove r t yi s g rea t e s t ( Enemy s i t e s )

Maps can a l so show whe re Tu t o r/Men to r Prog rams ex i s t

Th i si s a supp l yc ha i ni s sue .

Goal :

De f i n e and Map a supp l y Cha i n Mode lt ha t mee t s i n f r a s t r uc t u r e needs o f non p ro f i t s he l p i ng i nne rc i t yk i d s move t oj obs and ca r ee r s

Mu l t i p l eI ndus t r i e s
& Ta l en t s

Mu l t i p l e Loca t i ons Supp l y Cha i n Mode l
& causes

Corpo ra te Teams
Consu l t i n gf i rm vo l un t ee r s Work i ng i n Ch i cago and o the rc i t i e s ,w i t h t u t o r/men to r , and o the r soc i a l bene f i t sec t o r s can he l p de f i n ep rob l em and so l u t i ons

Br i ng i ng resou rces to p rog rams and i n eve r y hi gh pove r t ya rea i n Ch i cago
And o the rc i t i e s and s t a t e s

Marketing Solutions
Each o f us has a C i v i c Respons i b i l i t y

Th i si s no t happen i ng i n many o the rp laces i n Ch i cago . "

Messenge r s
RSVP , Sen i o r Co r ps

Ta rge t
Fa i t hg r oups

Fa i t hL eade r s

Sen i o r s

Company ,T r ade G roup , CEOs

Co l l e g e Bus i nes s , hosp i t a l s

Se r v i c e Lea rn i ng ,c l ubs , MySpace

Membe r s You t h Campus compac t ,e t c . C i v i c ,f r a t e r na l and soc i a l

_______Who will leaders be?
Public leaders Celebrities Specific non profit organizations Local and national groups
The goa li st or ec ru i t peop l e and o rgan i za t i o n s who de l i v e r message t a r ge t ed spec i f i c a l l yw i t h i nt he i ra r e ao fi n f l u ence , w i t ha l l messages po i n t i n gt o maps show i ng whe re se r v i c e s a re needed , and t o da tabases wh i ch vo l un t ee r s and dono r s can shop t o choose whe r et hey wan tt o ge ti nvo l v ed .

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