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.
      • UPDATED: NEW Recruitment and Enrollment Plan Training (April 21 and 22, 2021)
    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.
  • Volunteer Iowa NSCHC new rule and pre-enrollment Q&A session - April 26, 2021
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • ​​​AmeriCorps Knowledge Network

IowaGrants

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

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