Community Service

Community Service

Volunteer Opportunity Steps

  • Legacy volunteer hours must be completed through the MC Legacy Volunteer Site

  • BEFORE VOLUNTEERING, COMPLETE THE FOLLOWING STEPS:
    1. Create an account
    2. Review and sign up for volunteer opportunities posted on the site (detailed instructions below)
    3. Contact the agency to confirm your participation 
    4. Complete the volunteer service
    5. Note completion on your account inside the LegacyVolunteerSite (detailed instructions below)
    6. Review your Volunteer Resume on the dashboard of your account to ensure hours posted correctly
    7. Once you receive 40 hours, submit to the Legacy Director
Hours worked outside of the listed needs (even at an approved agency) will not be accepted.
 

Midland College Legacy Volunteer Site


Mobile App

Once an account has been created through the LegacyVolunteer site, download the app CauseConnect for Android or iPhone. CauseConnect allows users to search for opportunities, receive notifications, and log in hours on the run.
 
  1. Log onto LegacyVolunteer
  2. Click Volunteer Opportunities on the left and browse the opportunities listed ("Ongoing" means either flexible or multiple opportunities; "Event" or "Happens On" is a specific date/time)
  3. Select the opportunity that matches your interests and schedule
  4. Click "Respond"
  5. Click "Submit Volunteer Opportunity Response"
  6. Contact the agency to follow up and schedule your volunteer shifts
  7. Complete your hours
  8. Log your completed hours (for help, see the next section)
If you are unable to attend a commitment:
  • Contact the agency at least 24-hours in advance AND
  • Select "Unrespond" on your account
  1. Log onto LegacyVolunteer
  2. On your Dashboard, select "Volunteer Opportunity Responses"
  3. Find the volunteer opportunity you completed
  4. In the Action box, select Add Hours and complete all the blanks
  5. The system will send your hours to the agency for approval
  6. Once your hours are approved, they will show on your volunteer resume (see the next section for accessing your volunteer resume).
  1. Log onto LegacyVolunteer
  2. Click "Dashboard" on the left
  3. Click "View your full Volunteer Resume" on the right
  4. Enter your dates
  5. Click "Go"
  6. This will trigger a PDF to download to your computer. Upload that PDF through this form. 

 

agencies interested in becoming approved for Legacy

Please contact the Legacy Program Director for more information.

 

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Legacy Contact

Megan Brincks

Legacy Program Director
legacy@midland.edu
(432) 685-4517