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Karen N.

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Review for Know How Network, Walnut Creek, CA, USA

Rating: 4 stars  

When I retired in 2010 I spent some time thinking about the next phase of my life. I have been very blessed and I really wanted to give back. I started looking for a volunteer organization that could utilize my skills and would help me help others. The Know How Network was my link to the needs of the community. Since this is a project based organization I can assist many non-profits and still have flexibility - the best of both worlds. I highly recommend this organization.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

I have been able to give back and support more than one organization through the assistance of the Know How Network. Through that I feel like I am making a difference and assisting non-profits so that they can make a positive impact on the community.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

I would keep in better communication with the volunteers as to projects available. Communication is always an improvement opportunity in every organization and with so much need I believe they should be in better contact with their volunteers.

Role:  Volunteer & I helped Hospice with an updated training manual for new volunteers, I did a training project of the Volunteer Center of the East Bay, I am currently being certified as a Ombudsman for Seniors and I am working with the AARP to provide free tax assistance .