Greater Catalina / Golder Ranch Village Council

Friends Member Interest Form

 


Friends of the Catalina
Community
Services (FCCS)

Member Interest Areas


Date


Name(s)


Address


 


Telephone


Email


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PLEASE CHECK THOSE AREAS OF INTEREST THAT
APPLY


(Note that there are
several items within a category. – Even if you can only do one of them,
please check. ) 


___MEMBERSHIP: Contact new members and greet them to Friends. Work with
Saddlebrooke and other community organizations to
broaden the FCCS membership base through individual contact, media
information, and talks to other groups. Work to match volunteers with FCCS
or CCS needs. Track member contributions of effort or funds so that
appropriate recognition can be given either individually or at awards
ceremonies.

___FOOD AND CLOTHING BANK
VOLUNTEER: Manage food drives, pickups, and deliveries for the Food Bank.
Work with Unit representatives to develop food contribution events. Contact
local businesses to contribute food items to Food Bank. Prepare and hand
out food packages at the Food Bank in two-hour shifts. Sort donated clothes
and stock client area at the Clothing Bank; pick up and/or gather donated
items.

___COMMUNICATIONS AND
PUBLICITY: Write articles for local and area newsletters/newspapers, design
and prepare banners and flyers, give talks to clubs and other
organizations, and deliver publicity material to residents. This committee
would develop publicity and communications materials, e.g., brochures and
infonnation packages; and work with other committees to develop their
communications materials, e.g., solicitation materials and web site
information.

___COMPUTER SUPPORT OR
ADMINISTRATIVE: Computer skills to include either Processing, Graphics,
Data Base Mgmt or other. Support both the CCS and the FCCS with technical
advice, maintenance management, software support, etc. Develop a FCCS
member database and compile and distribute an e-mail newsletter.

___INFANTS/TODDLERS
CLOTHING DRIVE: Participate in various ways to requester infants & toddlers
clothes for the Clothing Bank. This is a major need of the Clothing Bank.

___FUND RAISING: Develop
grant requests, identify and stay in contact with potential contributors,
prepare input for the contributions data base, write letters requesting
donations, search the internet for grant-giving organizations, sell tickets
for CCS fund raisers, Work with charitable and service organizations to
include FCCS in their funding programs.   Work with Communications
Committee to develop information for media and for FCCS representatives
who are speaking to potential donor groups.

___MAINTENANCE &
DECORATING: Make minor repairs to plumbing, woodwork, electrical, tile,
etc. Locate and contract with craftsmen/contractors to manage major or
complicated repairs. Refurbish and repaint interior as needed.

___YOUTH PROGRAM
DEVELOPMENT & ASSISTANCE: Work with youth organizations such as Boy Scouts,
Pima Youth Partnership, Boys and Girls clubs, and the Catalina Recreation
Center to support existing programs and develop new programs, assist youth
group leaders with items such as chaperoning and transport.

___SPECIAL EVENTS:
Primary duties would be to organize special events (e.g. Santa’s Right
Hand, Fashion Show), joint marketing efforts with outside businesses, CCS
open house, awards meetings or celebrations, etc.

___FINANCIAL SUPPORT

 

Greater Catalina / Golder Ranch Village Council