DIY Volunteer Board

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I am always on the look out for new ways to remind my volunteers how thankful we are for each of them.  Recently, I created this board to help encourage them & celebrate the wins.  It includes the following:

  • a spot to post a notice about the free giveaway for that day
  • 3 spots to share success stories & thank you messages
  • photo wall – volunteers love to see other volunteers in action
  • a spot to post volunteer quotes & Bible verses
  • a spot for announcements or special messages

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I picked up the denim themed stuff from Michaels for 50% off.
The background fabric was from a fabric store.

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I keep a file of success stories & thank you’s that I can pull from to post on the wall.

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I take pictures with my phone almost every week of volunteers in action so that I have lots to chose from.
Printing them on the photocopier & cutting them to look like Polaroids are oh so cute!
Tiny clothes pins are also from Michaels.

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I created these chalkboard drawings by downloading free fonts & chalkboard graphics.  Check out Pinterest for ideas.

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I bought the hanging chalkboards from the dollar store.

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Look for people in your church who can donate things to give to your volunteers.
It helps keep the cost down of saying thank you.

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