Volunteer Survey Web Site Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the Fit and Food Connection! We’re excited that you want to help us change lives and create smiles. We want to help you find a position that inspires you, while meeting your time commitment and scheduling needs. Maybe you already have some idea of what you’re interested in, or maybe you’re just open to anything. Answering these questions will help us narrow down some of the many options available to find the perfect fit. It’s important to us that you enjoy the volunteer work that you’re doing, so we want to get to know your interests and strengths a little better! Please fill out the questionnaire below, and we will reach out to you regarding our open positions. Thank you for your kind heart and your willingness to change lives with us! General Information Today's Date * First Name * Last Name * Email Address * Phone Number * Do you live in the greater St. Louis, MO area? * Yes No Please tell us about your educational and/or professional background. * Please tell us about your passions and hobbies. * How You Found Us The next questions will tell us a little bit about how you heard about FAFC and which opportunities would fit you best. Please tell us why you are interested in volunteering. * Professional development, community service, exploring hobbies, etc... Are you filling out this survey in response to a specific volunteer ad? * Yes No Volunteer Preferences This next section will let us know how you prefer to work and which areas of our organization are of interest to you. How long are you hoping to volunteer? * Long Term, more than 6 months Short Term, less than 6 months How many hours per week are you able to commit to volunteering? * Are you a leader or a follower? * Leader Follower Volunteer Opportunities Below is a list of our current volunteer opportunities. Please select all that you would be interested in, considering your time commitment, availability, and geographical location. Please review our Volunteer Manual for more information on our programs and positions. Virtual Volunteer Opportunities (Local and Remote volunteers may apply) Virtual Assistant - This volunteer will work closely with the Co-Directors to perform day-to-day tasks. This may include researching topics, making phone calls, creating or proofreading flyers, and more. Fundraising - Volunteers are needed to plan, promote, and attend events aimed towards donors to raise money for the organization. Marketing - This volunteer will work on the marketing committee. Possible tasks include promoting events, writing business documents, posting flyers, and working with the marketing committee to develop the marketing plan. Public Relations - This volunteer will act as FAFC's media contact. Possible tasks include writing press releases, helping with event planning and promotion, and corresponding with media professionals. Leadership - Volunteers interested in leadership and management roles are needed throughout the organization. This volunteer must be able to coordinate and manage a team of volunteers. A substantial time commitment is required. Document Organization - This volunteer will work closely with the Co-Director to organize all of FAFC's documents into the organization's Dropbox account. This is a temporary position. Statistic and Data Collection - Volunteers are need to research relevant statistics to be used in FAFC marketing materials, social media, and grant applications. Volunteers may also be asked to interview clients for testimonials and metrics to be used for case studies. Intake Form Creation - A volunteer is needed to create a needs-based intake form to register FAFC's fitness class participants. This is a temporary position. Marketing Letter Creation - A volunteer is needed to create a moving marketing letter for the organization to be used in a variety of ways. This letter will be sent to potential donors and used when applying to grants. This is a temporary position. IT Professional - FAFC requires a volunteer with knowledge in Information Technology. Knowledge of Google platforms and Wordpress is preferred. Communications Director - A volunteer is needed to lead FAFC's internal communications. This volunteer may be responsible for creating FAFC email addresses, writing volunteer communications, or training new volunteers on our practices. Research Opportunity - A volunteer is needed to research Vista Corp Internships and the benefits or costs that this would bring to FAFC. This is a temporary position. Business + Strategic Plan Creation - A volunteer is needed to create a strategic business plan for FAFC. This volunteer will work closely with the marketing committee and Co-Directors. This is a temporary position. Kitchen Space Needed - FAFC is seeking donated kitchen space to accommodate food storage for our Food Assistance program and space to prepare meals for our Group Fitness, Group Seminars, and One on One consultations. Fitness Space NEEDED - FAFC is seeking donated space to become the organization's home. This space will be used to teach Group Fitness classes, host One on One consultations, and teach Group Seminars. Fitness Professionals - Volunteers are needed to assist with our Group Fitness, Group Seminars, and One-on-One Programs. Tasks may include teaching a fitness class, researching topics for or helping at a seminar, or working one on one with clients. Group Seminar Helper - This volunteer will help with researching topics, building presentations and flyers, setting up, or helping to teach our Group Seminars. Blogging - Volunteers interested in writing are needed to maintain the FAFC blog. Topics may include organization news, case studies, client or volunteer features, or health and nutrition topics. Donated Collateral - Volunteers are needed to seek out donated FAFC collateral. Items may include t-shirts, marketing materials, or volunteer appreciation gifts.