How To Create a Team
Follow these steps to create a volunteer team!
1. Register: To sign up for projects or express interest to get contact information on opportunities you must first be registered on this site.
2. Create a Team: After you've completed the registration process, visit the My Account section of our site, and follow the Create a New Team link on the left hand side of the page. Enter in your team name, description, privacy, affiliation (if applicable), and your team member's names, email addresses, phone numbers and ages. Please assign the appropriate team captain who will oversee the team's coordination and participation.
3. Find Volunteer Opportunities: Using our search feature or browsing our Project Calendar find a project that has the appropriate number of spaces available for your team.
4. Express Interest/Sign up: Depending on the project that your team is interested in you will either "Express Interest" or "Sign Up"
a. Express Interest: the organization will contact you with more details about the project and how to participate in the opportunity. An email will be sent to you with the organization's contact information for you to follow up if you do not receive more information from the organization.
b. Sign up: Selected "Sign Up With A Team" located by the "Sign Up" button. From the next page your teams will be listed and you will select which team you want to sign up for that project. You then will receive a confirmation email containing all of the information that you need. Be sure to only select members who want to participate in the opportunity!
How to Modify or Remove Your Team
As the team captain you will be able to modify by logging in, clicking on My Account. On your account page you can see your upcoming opportunities that you have individually or with a team. To remove members from a project, click on Manage My Team under the Action/Status category. You can then deselect the members of your team that cannot participate in the volunteer opportunity. Once you are done making your changes, click "Submit."
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