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Has your OLLI held a member day of service to the community?

Posted on March 22nd, 2011 by Anne Cardale, OLLI National Resource Center

Elena Marciano, OLLI at University of the Pacific, Asks OLLI:

Has your OLLI held a member day of service to the community?

If so, please briefly describe the project. Was it successful?

How many members participated?  Did any of them have an existing connection with the organization for which the project was done?

Did member volunteers help your staff with the planning?

How far in advance of the project did you start planning?

One Response to “Has your OLLI held a member day of service to the community?”

  1. Our OLLI endeavored to connect our members to area nonprofits that were seeking to raise awareness of their work or to attract volunteers. One of our founding members organized a sort of fair staffed by lots of OLLI volunteers and no OLLI members came.

    Our own organization’s volunteer needs are great so I don’t see us reprising the fair any time soon.

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