Vision 2020 has volunteer positions available! We are actively recruiting volunteers to work with us in the months and weeks leading up to the Fourth National Congress
as well as supporting the work of our National Delegates. Please see the volunteer role descriptions below:
- Fourth National Congress: Generations of Action Welcome Committee- this committee is currently being formed from community members in the Philadelphia region. This committee will assist the staff warmly welcome the Vision 2020 national audience of Delegates, Allies, members and donors to Philadelphia for the May 4-6, 2014 Congress. It will also assist in building the audience for the May 5 Generations of Action program—5:00 pm-7:30 pm. The Philadelphia Welcome Committee will assist with programming, volunteering on site the days of the Congress and engaging with the regional Allies. It is expected that three in-person meetings will be held in October/November; January/February and March/April. Tasks will vary from helping market and publicize the Congress, to working with Staff Members and other volunteers to provide a unique Philadelphia and Vision 2020 experience.
- State Initiative Committee: this committee oversees and assists the National Vision 2020 Delegate formulate and implement the state initiatives that carry forward and into the states Vision 2020’s National Goals. The committee reviews bi-annual Delegate reports on the progress of their initiatives and provides feedback to the Delegates. The committee members meet quarterly by phone and in person (members are from Philadelphia as well as Iowa, Texas, etc. ). Currently, the State Initiative Committee is reviewing applications for newly created Delegate positions. The review of applications is done electronically. Training is provided.
- Volunteer Co-Chair Coordinators: Vision 2020 is seeking two volunteers who organize the on-the-ground foot soldiers who will be on hand during the three days of the National Congress—May 4-6, 2014. The Coordinators will be detail and task oriented and able to assist the Vision 2020 staff plan and utilize corporate and individual volunteers for the Congress.