Craft with Me: Art Connoisseur

Craft with Me created Art Connoisseur as a platform for artists with a specific focus to share their talent with children in shelters, family centers and private homes. The impact of this effort allows children to grow their interest or recognize new talents.

VOLUNTEER PROGRAM STEPS

1. Fill out the volunteer form. 

 

2. MATCHING 
• Volunteer will be matched with a shelter, family center or private family.

• Volunteer will decide if this is weekly, monthly or one time.
• Day and time will be confirmed.

• Volunteer will receive contact information.

3. 
PREPARING 

• Volunteer will prepare for a one hour session.
• Volunteer will create a one time or monthly calendar of the special talent project(s) for the children.

 

4. COLLECTING 

• Volunteer needs to confirm that recipient has all art supplies if not volunteer needs to collect.

Option 1: Community 

• Use social media and text family and friends in your community to receive art supplies.

Option 2: Amazon list

• Volunteer can create an Amazon wishlist to collect supplies.


5. COMMUNICATING

• Bake Back America will set up a group text with recipient and volunteer.

Virtual
• Volunteer will send a zoom link 45 minutes to group text or supplied email.
• If recipient does not pick up volunteer should call recipient immediately or contact Bake Back America.
• If zoom is not working offer face time.
• Once session is completed volunteer writes "done" on group text.

In Person

• Volunteer must wear a mask and social distance.

6. DELIVERING

• Volunteer does a non contact drop off or mails art supplies

• Volunteer will ensure give back project gets delivered to recipient.

• Volunteer will receive an address, day and time for drop off.

7.
SHARING

• Help Bake Back America inspire others.

• Email photos to bakebackamerica@gmail.com so we can post and inspire others.

• Waiver must be signed to take photos of children.

VOLUNTEERS

HELPFUL HINTS

SOCIAL MEDIA EXAMPLE

• Promote through social media (facebook, instagram) to collect items.
• Sample post:

Hi, my name is —- and I am so excited to be partnering with Bake Back America/Craft with Me to collect art supplies for children in shelters. Please pm me for my address to drop off on my front porch in my labeled donation box. Thank you.

Please click on this link for more information:

www.bakebackamerica.com/art-connoisseur

RECIPIENT PROGRAM STEPS

1. Fill out the recipient form

2. Bake Back America will contact you to get you started

3. Email photos to bakebackamerica@gmail.com so we can post and inspire others.

RECIPIENTS

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