Submitted by Dana Riley, Volunteer McKinney
All local non-profits or tax-supported groups in the McKinney area are invited to participate in this year’s Make A Difference Day on Saturday, October 27, 2012. Submit your project proposal by Monday, September 3rd and you could receive a grant of $200 to help fund your project. All projects should start at 9am and be completed by 2pm on the 27th.
Proposals should include the following information and should be sent via email to firstname.lastname@example.org:
Name of Non-profit or Group
Address of Non-profit or Group
Are you currently registered as an agency on www.volunteermckinney.org?
Brief description of your services
Name and brief description of Project
Impact of Project on Agency, Clients or Community
Number of Volunteers needed
Is this a family-friendly project?
Is this a project that can accommodate volunteers with disabilities?
Participating in this year’s Make A Difference Day will give your agency the opportunity to engage new volunteers and showcase the work you do in the community. Do you need some help with envisioning a project or just have questions? Just call and we will be glad to help! You can also get ideas from www.makeadifferenceday.com.