Want to make a difference? Why not take a class to grow the skills you have available to help you volunteer?
Many people were used to volunteering in person, but there are many ways to help as a virtual volunteer. For volunteer month GetSetUp has put together a special volunteering series where you can learn more about volunteering opportunities, enhance crucial online skills, and get yourself set up for your next great volunteer experience.
April is national volunteer month and to celebrate GetSetUp has put together a collection of classes to help inspire you in your mission to help others. This month is dedicated to promoting and celebrating volunteerism so get inspired with these great classes.
Make sure you know these essential tools for virtual coordination with your volunteer team. While these aren't the only possible tools volunteer groups may use these are a great start to being able to help a variety of volunteer endeavors.
These days everyone is on Zoom chats and meetings. Learn how to use Zoom to stay connected with family and friends, schedule meetings, and keep in touch. This class focuses on showing you how to use Zoom to participate in online video sessions, whether it is to keep up with the grandkids or sharing a glass of wine over conversation with old friends.
With everyone looking for ways to stay connected with friends, family, clubs, etc., Zoom has become an extremely useful online tool. Learn how to schedule, invite guests and host your own Zoom meetings!
Learn how to use Gmail to communicate with people anywhere, anytime.
Gmail is one of the most popular email services out there today. Learn how to use Gmail features to communicate with people around the world. Integrate your email appointments into your Google calendar and receive notifications so you never miss an important date or birthday.
Explore options for volunteering in your community. See ideas for how to connect both in person and virtually with others. Understand how to apply and find volunteer opportunities that might interest you through these great classes.
Volunteering can help you make friends, learn new skills, advance your career, and even feel happier and healthier. Learn how to find the right volunteer opportunity for you locally and nationally.
If you’re an experienced worker about to embark on a job hunt or you simply want to update your resume in case a new opportunity arises, these expert tips can help you create a resume that will get you noticed for all the right reasons.
Learn how to use online resources to teach your grandchildren different skills.
Learn how to enhance skills that you can apply to volunteer opportunities. Many different skills are needed by volunteers and many of those are done digitally. Learn how to enhance your skills to be able to offer great solutions to your community through your volunteer efforts.
Creating T-shirts and other apparel with custom designs is fun and easy using online platforms. In this session, you'll be introduced to Teespring, Redbubble and Canva to explore how you can get started creating printed apparel. See demonstrations of how you can use templates or original designs in your creations
In this class, you will learn two to three online resources, including VistaPrint and Canva, for creating and printing signage and informational pieces. The instruction is ideal for people who handle marketing or publicity for organizations in which they volunteer or work and people who want to create fun pieces.
Do you have great thoughts and want to share them? Learn how to share your thoughts in a podcast.
Enhance your writing by learning a few key tips for crafting better prose, whether it be for blogging, writing a book or just penning a letter to a friend. Learn the best ways to use the written word to tell a story or to make a statement.
This April see how you can give back to your community as a volunteer. These great GetSetUp classes are here to help you help your community!
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