GO Team Resources
Whether you're a new volunteering team, or a well-established team who's just joined GO Teams, these guides will help you get started in volunteering and bring you up to speed on how to get the most out of your GO Team membership.
- Starting a new volunteering team
- How to access your web profile and fill in event reports
- Ideas for bare minimum events
- Ideas for cause area service events
- Taking good photos
- Photo release form
Don't forget to use the GO Teams network!
- Fill out the contact form in your Welcome Packet to be invited to the GO Teams Slack workspace.
- Go to the GO Teams Facebook page to access tips to pose a question to the other teams.
- Check out the GO Humanity Blog to see what other teams have been up to.
- Ask GO Humanity staff for help.
Ideas for Volunteering Events
Stuck for ideas on where to volunteer? In a rut and looking for inspiration? Here are some of GO Humanity's ideas for volunteering events.
- Monthly giveaway
- In-kind collections
- Little Free Pantry
- Plant-a-tree events
- Host a park cleanup
- Start a community garden
- Craft for good
- Organize a blood drive
- Disaster preparedness at home
- Little Free Library
- Winter service ideas
- Heart Healthy for National Heart Month
Ideas for Fundraising Events
Most service events require at least some money to pull off successfully. Fundraising events can be separate from your service events or sometimes can go hand in hand. Here are some ideas to raise money to increase your impact in your community.
- General fundraising guide
- Ideas for approaching businesses for assistance
- Hold a benefit bake sale
- Concert for a cause
- Benefit yard sale
- Fun run
- Pasta Dinner Fundraiser
Ideas for Virtual Service and Fundraising Events
Can't gather in person? There are many ways to have fun and have an impact in your community without leaving your home.
- Virtual Scavenger Hunt
- Tshirt Design Contest
- Virtual Gala Fundraiser
- Virtual Contest or Talent Show
- Virtual Webinar or Talk Fundraiser
- Virtual Game Night Fundraiser
- Virtual Pub Quiz Fundraiser
- Virtual "A-Thon" Fundraiser
- Virtual Concert Fundraiser
- Virtual Auction or Raffle
- Virtual Flying Spaghetti Monster Dinner and Fundraiser