Volunteers: The Agony and the Ecstasy

Katie Novak
Jerry Nash
Friday, March 10, 2017 - 1:30pm - 2:45pm
Salon D

In this session you’ll hear real world volunteer stories from Jeremy Nash, Ownership Coordinator for Prairie Food Co-op and Katie Novak, Outreach Manager for Green Top Grocery. Topics will include the 4 R’s of Volunteer Management: Recruiting, Recognizing, Retaining and holding volunteers Responsible. You’ll get an understanding of  what has worked for these two Illinois based co-ops and what hasn’t in terms of utilizing volunteers and walk away with tips and techniques to help you recruit and energize your volunteers.


Stages 1-2