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LOW-FRICTION ONBOARDING

"America, Let's Do Lunch™" is sending tens of thousands of new volunteers to Meals on Wheels programs across the country. These volunteer prospects have reported that they want a smooth, low-friction experience: keep any steps to start volunteering as clear and simply as possible while also staying personal and timely in your communications. 

Explore the on-demand webinars below for ideas on how to engage and convert them seamlessly into dedicated parts of your volunteer army. 

HELPFUL WEBINARS

AD COUNCIL READINESS WEBINAR: VOLUNTEER ONBOARDING

The foundation of the success of the campaign will be our ability to convert volunteer prospects into dedicated volunteers through an effective volunteer onboarding process. In this webinar, presented to Membership on March 29, 2016, you will hear what prospects told us they want from you and what your fellow Members advise on how to deliver that. Learn about the Low-Friction Volunteer Onboarding Model and how to apply it to your program.
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CONVERTING VOLUNTEER PROSPECTS INTO DEDICATED VOLUNTEERS: A PEER EXPERIENCE EXCHANGE 

"America, Let’s Do Lunch” is sending thousands of volunteer prospects each month directly to local programs across the county. Converting these prospects into dedicated volunteers, however, can represent a challenge for many programs. Led by Member programs that have a track record of stellar volunteer conversion, this exciting, open forum webinar offers solutions to challenges as well as best practices for streamlining the volunteer onboarding process. Originally aired March 30, 2017.
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MINI, TOPICAL WEBINARS

COMMUNICATIONS PREPAREDNESS

Join Rachel Leidenfrost, from Meals on Wheels for Western New York, for a short webinar presenting ideas on how to build your Communications Preparedness for participating in the campaign.
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TRIAL OPPORTUNITIES

Join Ellen Falk, from Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland, as she shares ideas on how to provide Trial Opportunities for prospective volunteers so they fall in love with your program and will be ready to commit to ongoing volunteering.
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LUNCHTIME OPPORTUNITIES

Join Lauren Vance, from Meals on Wheels of Tampa, for a short webinar exploring volunteer opportunities that can fit into a lunch break to accommodate busy schedules of prospective volunteers.
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CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECKS

Join Jennifer Wescott, from Broward Meals on Wheels, as she hosts a number of programs sharing information on their background check processes. 
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