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Volunteer Videos

Volunteer Videos

Here you will find informative videos that will help you gain a more complete understanding of the Installation Volunteer Program.

We are constantly adding new content to ACS Volunteers, so be sure to check back often for updates and new video broadcasts.

If you would like to order copies of the videos below please visit The Defense Automated Visual Information System and conduct a search using the word "Volunteer".

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This video program praises volunteers for a job well done and inspires others to join volunteer programs. Emphasis is placed on the Army's diverse types of volunteers and the benefits the volunteers and community gain by their endeavors.

Approximate running time: 3 minutes

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  History of Emma Marie Baird Award
This video describes the history of the Emma Marie Baird Award for Outstanding Volunteer Service

Please note: This video is designed for DSL/Cable Modem connections only.

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Volunteers - The Commander's Resource
This video addresses the benefits a volunteer program brings to the installation. It provides a description of a quality volunteer program and emphasizes the importance of volunteer recognition.

  • Play part 1: Volunteers - The Commanders Resource
    Approximate running time: 3 minutes
  • Play part 2: Benefits
    Approximate running time: 2 minutes
  • Play part 3: Why People Volunteer
    Approximate running time: 4 minutes
  • Play part 4: Organizing Volunteers
    Approximate running time: 2 minutes
  • Play part 5: Training & Support
    Approximate running time: 1 minute
  • Play part 6: Appreciation & Retention
    Approximate running time: 2 minutes