Best Friends Volunteer Handbook

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This is the handbook given to volunteers for Best Friends Animal Society. The information is specific to Best Friends, but you may find this manual useful as a guide if you’re creating a volunteer handbook for your nonprofit organization.

This handbook summarizes many of Best Friends’ volunteer policies and procedures. All Best Friends staff members are responsible for administering the policies described in this handbook and would be happy to provide you with further information or clarification if you need it.

Topics include, but are not limited to, volunteer positions, youth volunteers, volunteer commitment, volunteer benefits, representing Best Friends, attendance policies and confidentiality and nondisclosure policy.

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