Work Life Balance for Volunteers
I know what you did last Sunday
Your volunteers show up as predictably as another Taylor Swift break up in People magazine. There is a predictable rhythm to their week. Your volunteer squad has had Wednesday nights [or whatever night you meet] blocked out for months on their smartphone calendar. The first step to creating a work life balance for volunteers is to schedule things that coincide with times they are already there. Do volunteer meetings and appreciation events before or after youth group so no one has to give up another night of the week. Cuz there is Shark week to watch and Football season is back. And don’t make them choose between you and their 2nd grader’s Back to School Night. I am pretty sure 2nd graders are cuter.
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