United Way of Collier County is looking for members of the community to volunteer as Panelists to review agency funding. This is a process United Way has used for many years that provides valuable insight to ensure that we provide the greatest impact to the community we serve.
Description: Panelists review agency applications, meet with the agency leadership and perform site visits to see first-hand the types of services performed by these organizations.
Time Commitment:Teams of Panelists are assembled and begin their work in April, concluding with their recommendations in May. Panelists can expect to dedicate roughly 8-10 hours of their time over this period.
- A sincere interest in the needs of people in Collier County and in the agenices that provide life-changing services for our community
- A commitment to using an independent, thorough, and unbiased approach to reviewing agencies to ensure that United Way funds will contribute to a clear benefit to our community as a whole
HOW TO SIGN UP
Use the links below to sign up as a Governance & Finance Panelist or a Programs & Services Panelist; you will be redirected to the appropriate sign-up page. Click on Express Interest to enter your contact information and you will be contacted with further instructions.
The Governance & Finance Panelists review the audited financials of an organization and their governance polices and procedures.
The Programs & Services Panelists review the program that the charity is requesting funding for; they will visit the site, meet with leadership and see first-hand how the program works.