Resources for Volunteer Leaders

Below are resources for Ice Age Trail Alliance board members, chapter officers and other volunteer leaders.

Items are grouped by category (left column) with a link to the specific resource in the right column.

Category Resource
Awards Visit the Awards page for an overview of IATA awards and lists of award recipients.
Awards Visit the Bylaws and Policies page to view the IATA’s awards policy.
Awards Visit the Award Nominations page for info on making a nomination.
Bylaws Visit the Bylaws and Policies page to view the IATA’s bylaws.
Chapter Administration Download the IATA Chapter Reporting Checklist [PDF].
Chapter Financials Download the IATA Chapter Financial Reporting Guidelines [PDF].
Chapter Financials Download the IATA Chapter Monthly Financial Summary Template in Word or Excel.
Chapter Financials Download the IATA Chapter Annual Budget Template [MS Excel].
Policies Visit the Bylaws and Policies page to view the IATA’s policies.
Scouting Download a document [PDF] written by volunteer Ed Spoon on working with Boy Scouts seeking an opportunity to perform an Eagle Scout leadership service project to benefit the Ice Age Trail.
Strategic Plan Visit the Strategic Plan and Annual Reports page to view the IATA’s strategic plan.
Trail Building and Maintenance Download a Project Review Form [MS Word].
Trail Building and Maintenance Download the IATA’s Trail Signage Notebook [PDF].
Trail Building and Maintenance Download the IATA’s Trail Stewardship Notebook [PDF].
Trail Building and Maintenance Download the IATA’s Trail Structures Notebook [PDF].
Trail Building and Maintenance Visit the National Park Service website for the Handbook for Trail Design, Construction, and Maintenance.
Trail Building and Maintenance Visit the Trail Conditions page to review reported trail conditions by county.
Volunteer Administration Download the 301a Volunteer Agreement Form [PDF]. All volunteers who are not IATA members must complete this form BEFORE volunteering. Use the 301b Volunteer Agreement Form [PDF] in conjunction with Form 301A when registering groups.
Volunteer Administration Visit the National Park Service website for additional volunteer support materials.
Volunteer Hours Download the IATA Guidelines for Tracking Volunteer Hours [PDF].
Volunteer Hours Download the Volunteer Event Sign-In Sheet [MS Word].
Volunteer Hours Download the Individual Hours Log in Word or Excel.
Volunteer Hours Download the Quarterly Chapter Volunteer Hours Report in Word or Excel.