Be A Leader
Project Leaders are volunteers who lead Hands On Orlando's calendar-based projects across Orlando and Central Florida.
Gain leadership, management, delegating, public speaking and risk management skills. Maximize and leverage your time and passion to help others.
Project Leader Profile
PLs come from all walks of life. They Project are responsible, reliable, trustworthy, flexible, fun, creative, caring and typically outgoing. Most PLs are adults. However, outstanding youth, age 16+ will be considered.
Once a Project Leader is up to speed, she/he dedicates approximately 60 minutes more than a typical volunteer would during a project. Most projects last three hours.
Calendar project sizes typically range from five to 55 people.
Training and Support
Project Leader orientation takes one hour. If you and HOO think PLing is a good fit, training is comprehensive and includes project shaddowing. PLs receive ongoing training and support.
Flex Your Power
Here's an example. One PL leading a 50 person project. Any of the 50 volunteers would need to volunteer once a week for nearly a year to have the same positive impact as a PL!