Get Involved

Volunteering can provide a healthy boost to your self-confidence, self-esteem, and life satisfaction. You are doing good for others and the community, which provides a natural sense of accomplishment. Your role as a volunteer can also give you a sense of pride and identity.

Getting People Involved

  • Ask them one on one
  • Don’t always go for pro people first
  • Make clear what you want people to do
  • Encourage people to ask questions
  • Give the big picture, and how each task fits in with the rest – how others work is dependent on them.
  • Start small and build, make tasks manageable
  • Keep people accountable – check in at each meeting on progress of work
  • Explain how their work will make peoples lives better

Another process for getting people involved if one is trying to rapidly increase your numbers is to: