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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. 

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 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 about ideas to build your Communications Preparedness for the Ad Council Campaign.
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TRIAL OPPORTUNITIES

Join Ellen Falk, from Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland, as she shares ideas on providing Trial Opportunities for prospective volunteers so they fall in love with your program and will be ready to commit to 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 hour 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 from in sharing their background check processes. 
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