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Volunteer Training Materials

Need to learn more about your role? From volunteer role descriptions and handbooks to videos, Powerpoint presentations, and Webinars on a range of specific topics relevant to performing your job, we've got you covered.  This page is a resource for class, regional, and reunion volunteers. 

Role Descriptions/Handbooks  |  Annual Fund Volunteer Guide  | Volunteer Training Webinars
Skidmore Good News & Accomplishments  | Volunteer Conference Presentations 


Volunteer Role Descriptions and Handbooks

Role descriptions and handbooksFind out what's entailed in serving as class president, secretary, reunion planner/chair, Friends of the Presidents chair, fund chair, class agent, regional event volunteer, and social media chair. We tell you about each position and, for class officer and regional event volunteer roles, provide a detailed "how-to" guide to getting the job done (and having fun.)


Annual Fund Volunteer Guide

AF Volunteer GuideA comprehensive guide to Skidmore's Annual Fund for fundraising volunteers.  Learn the fine points of making an ask, how to describe giving options and levels, and more.

Volunteer Training Session Webinars

Volunteer training webinars on key volunteer tasks are offered by the Annual Fund Office and Office of Alumni Affairs and College Events. In addition to being posted on this page, links and directions for registering for these informative and interactive sessions will be emailed to you. 

For questions about webinars, phone the Alumni Affairs & College Events Office at (518) 580-5610.

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Note: All webinars will be archived for you to revisit at any time by visiting the Webinars Archive page. There you will find training webinars, insider webinars about current campus initiatives, and faculty webinars on academic subjects.

Skidmore Good News and Accomplishments 2013-14

Good News








Volunteer Conference Presentations

Click on an image below to view a PDF of the PowerPoint Presentations.