An Article Out Loud from the Domestic Preparedness Journal, December 07, 2022.
Volunteers are a lifeline for many nonprofit organizations and for-profit companies during emergencies and disasters. However, recruiting and retaining good volunteers can be difficult. This article shares some simple strategies and tools for any emergency preparedness professional seeking to build and maintain a strong volunteer force.
Narrated by MacGregor Stephenson.
Kristina L. Hamilton has been with the Mid-Ohio Valley Health Department since 2003 and currently serves as the threat preparedness volunteer coordinator. She also serves as the six-county regional volunteer coordinator for the Mid-Ohio Valley Medical Reserve Corps since 2011. In addition, she is a West Virginia Public Health Association member and a regional coordinator for the Community Emergency Response Team.