Volunteers & Meetings

If you are setting up a community energy organisation you are likely to be a volunteer yourself and work with other volunteers. Recruitment, management of volunteers and hosting online meetings are therefore key skills for your organisation. 

Below we have collated a number of key resources for you on managing volunteers and hosting meetings. 

  • Getting started with Community Energy, Connect is a revolutionary platform developed by Younuity. Uniting skilled individuals with community energy groups across the UK and therefore expanding capacity and plugging the sector’s skills gap, available here
  • 2030 Vision Social Media templates - downloadable infographics and images to help you attract new volunteers through attractive social media and event presentations, avaliable here. 
  • Canva - a website to help you create beautiful designs easily. Free and premium versions avaliable here
  • NCVO - extensive resources about supporting and managing volunteers
  • Seeds for Change - range of resources for meeting facilitation, decision-making and colloborative working.
  • 350.org - resources for online facilitation
  • Gastivists - DIY guide to facilitating meetings and training sessions online.

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