Other Resources, Trainings, and Development

Resources

Trainings

  • Member Management TA Series 
    1. Recruitment and Enrollment Plan Training (July 28 and 30, 2020)
      • Volunteer Iowa in partnership with the Director of Green Iowa AmeriCorps, provided a two-part training on developing a recruitment and enrollment plan. The training covers the importance of developing a long-term recruitment strategy that works alongside the program's enrollment plan. The companion workbook will guide attendees in creating their recruitment and enrollment plan.
    2. Member Position Description Training (August 18, 2020)
      • Volunteer Iowa held a training to assist program staff with creating valuable and compliant member position descriptions. 
    3. Member Term Management (September 1, 2020)
  • New Program Director Virtual Orientation (August 3 and 4, 2020)
  • Host Site Management TA Session (September 15, 2020)
    • Volunteer Iowa held a training to assist program staff with host site management and reviewing best practices and common pitfalls to avoid. Click here for the Recording and Slides.
  • Desk Review/Audit and Documentation TA Session (September 29, 2020)
    • Volunteer Iowa held a training session for program and fiscal staff. Click here for Recording and Slides
  • AmeriCorps Program Staff Launch (October 19 and 20, 2020)
  • Member Timekeeping Tracking Tool TA Session (October 27, 2020)
    • Volunteer Iowa held a training session for program staff around tracking member timesheets for accuracy, compliance and completeness, and other best practices.
    • Recording, Slides (with instructions) and Timekeeping Tracking Tool Spreadsheet.
  • New Program Staff Orientation (January 21, 2021)
    • Download the agenda HERE.
    • View the recording HERE.
    • Download the PowerPoint slides HERE.
  • 2021 February Financial Training Series (February 2021)
    • Feb. 5 - Topics: Time and Attendance Tracking
      • View the recording HERE.
      • Download the slides HERE.
    • Feb. 12 - Topic: Budget Development and Changes
      • View the recording HERE.
      • Download the slides HERE.
    • Feb. 19 - Topic: Match
      • View the recording HERE.
      • Download the slides HERE.
    • Feb. 26 - Topic: Misc. Topics
      • View the recording HERE.
      • Download the slides HERE.
  • 2019 Financial Webinars 
    • 11/22/19: Cost Allocation Plans & Concepts, Indirect Costs, Minimizing Unexpended Funds, and Prior Approvals.
      • Presentation available to download HERE.
      • Recording available HERE.
  • National Service Training Conference
    • 2021 National Service Training Conference: America's Service Commissions (ASC) is pleased to announce they will host a virtual conference!
    • May 4-7, 2021
    • Visit the webpage for information: https://www.nationalservicetraining.org/
    • Contact your Volunteer Iowa Program Officer if you have any questions.
  • ​​​AmeriCorps Knowledge Network

IowaGrants

NSCHC Exemption Period Resources (during this timeframe only: September 24, 2018 - June 30, 2019)

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