Consulting Guide and Forms
Guide for Executive Service Corps Members
All the policies and tips for coaches and consultants in one place.
Confidentiality and Conflict of Interest Form
View or download our Confidentiality and Conflict of Interest Form.
Culturally Proficient Practices
All service corps members are expected to abide by these guidelines for culturally competent consulting.
Everything you ever wanted to know - and more - about tracking your volunteer time.
Information on claiming travel and incidental expenses.
Use of Personal Vehicles
We love public transportation, and try to match volunteers to projects close to their work or home, but
sooner or later almost everyone will need to drive to a meeting or event.
Helpful Nonprofit and Client Engagement Resources
Tools and Best Practices for Nonprofits - A very comprehensive set of tools and recommendations on a variety of nonprofit topics. For more information and resources, contact your program manager.
If you are new to nonprofits or to consulting, this deck - which includes audio clips from 501 Commons consultants - is a "must see." It describes some tools and strategies for successfully engaging clients in the project and building trust. It also explains some of the reasons why individuals may be reluctant to engage on a new project and suggests ways you can ask them to show up of the work and be accountable.
Resources for service corps members new to nonprofits
Taking the initiative to learn about nonprofits will help you get challenging projects with the service corps.
An introduction to the world of nonprofits and useful facts and figures for service corps members.
Learn to Serve Materials
Resources from past Learn to Serve professional development workshops.