3/19/17 Volunteer Delaware

Luz Vasquez-Guzman, Senior Administrator and Executive Director of the Governor’s Commission for Volunteer Services, and Charlie Harris, Program Manager for AmeriCorps, discussed volunteer opportunities, some with stipend, in Delaware; how the state agency matches volunteer requests with volunteers; also, Federal programming including the Foster Grandparents program and AmeriCorps, which works with education, environmental and social programs.  They also discussed the Thursday, March 23 conference at Dover Downs for any non-profit, school or agency looking for volunteers,  how to recruit, train and schedule them, as well as how to screen and follow all compliance requirements.   www.volunteerdelaware.org