I am a graduate of this program. If you are interested in participating on nonprofit boards, this is an excellent training and exposure program. If you don’t reside in the Atlanta metro area, check your local United Way to see if the Volunteer Involvement Program is offered in your area.
NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS
UNITED WAY V.I.P.
FALL 2011 CLASS
Deadline: Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011
United Way V.I.P. Training
Fall 2011 Call for Applications
The application process is open. Deadline to apply is Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011
Applications can be faxed to 404.614.1010; e-mailed (preferred) or mailed to:
United Way of Metropolitan Atlanta
Attn: United Way V.I.P.
100 Edgewood Avenue NE
Atlanta, GA 30303
United Way of Metropolitan Atlanta announces a call for applications for its Volunteer Involvement Program (V.I.P.) 2011 fall training. United Way V.I.P. trains communtiy leaders to be effective board members. Selected applicants will participate in a ten-week comprehensive nonprofit board governance curriculum. During the training, participants meet representatives from metro Atlanta’s nonprofits to find an organization whose needs and mission complement their own skills and interests.
If selected, participants must commit to attending all training sessions. Candidates must also complete a full board-term when placed with a nonprofit agency. Each person is required to complete a $500 fundraising activity.
REMINDER: The application deadline is Aug. 23, 2011.