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 at www.midland.edu/legacyvolunteer, 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. Scroll 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 interest and schedule
  4. Select "Respond"
  5. Select "Submit Volunteer Opportunity Response"
  6. Contact the agency to follow up
  7. Complete your hours
  8. Log in 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. Select the volunteer opportunity you have 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.
  1. Log onto LegacyVolunteer
  2. Select your "Dashboard"
  3. Select "View your full Volunteer Resume"
  4. Enter your dates
  5. Select "Go"
  6. Print or save 
  7. Upload your hours

 

Steps for agencies interested in becoming approved for Legacy

At this time, we are not accepting applications for Legacy Volunteer Agencies. Please check back in June 2022 for more details.

Legacy Contact Information

Megan Brincks

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