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Welcome to the Freegle Wiki!
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This is a collection of information aimed to make your valuable job as a volunteer much easier.<br>
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The simplest way to find information in this Wiki is to use the search box in the sidebar on the left.  That remains in place, whichever page you're on.<br>
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All words highlighted in blue on each page will link you to another, so just click away and find out all sorts of things.
  
This site contains information for those volunteering with Freegle both locally and nationally.
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== Portals ==
  
== Getting Started ==
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This site contains information for and from those volunteering with Freegle both locally and nationally. The information is organised into three main portals:
  
New to the Freegle wiki? Here are some pages you might want to visit.
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* [[Contact Details]] - Do you need help with something? Look here for info about who to contact.
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* [[Moderator Handbook]] - These pages provide guidance for looking after a local Freegle group.
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Would you like to know more about this
* [[Admins]] - Need to send a group admin and stuck for words? Here are some examples.
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thing we have made together called Freegle?
* [[Working Groups]] - Information about the Freegle Working Groups
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'''There is also a new disclaimer [[Disclaimer|here]]. Please consider using this on your group. It's not mandatory to do so, but we'd strongly recommend it.'''
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Look here for lots of information and ways
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to get involved with your organisation.
  
;If you can't find what you are looking for whilst the wiki layout is still evolving, here is a link to all the pages here [[Special:AllPages]]
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You have a great local Freegle community,
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but could you do with some help or ideas?<br/>
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<br/>
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This section is packed full with 'everything
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you need to know' about running your community
  
More coming soon / eventually. Want to contribute? Sign up and drop us a line.
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Are you interested in getting the
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word out there about Freegle?<br/>
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Look here for ideas and resources to
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promote Freegle locally and nationally.
  
== Getting Involved ==
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| style="text-align: right; padding-right: 50px;" | [[The Freegle Organisation|more details...]]
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| style="text-align: right; padding-right: 50px;" | [[Running Your Local Community|more details...]]
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| style="text-align: right;"                      | [[Publicity|more details...]]
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Would you like to help work on the Freegle wiki? There are many pages that need to be written. Visit [[Getting Involved]] for more details.
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== Quick Links ==
  
For my reference, I've copied the [[Media Wiki Default Main Page]] here.
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*[[Contact Details]] - Freegle contacts
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*[[Admins]] and [[Sample Messages]] - Need to send an admin or an individual message to a member and stuck for words? Here are some examples
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*[[Central Groups]] - Information about the national Freegle discussion groups'''<br>'''
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== This Wiki  ==
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Don't like the word 'wiki'?  Worried about the amount of information here?  Don't be! 
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Just think of this as lots of pages in a book, a book written by Freegle people for Freegle people.  Flick through it by using the blue highlighted link words, use the search box to find stuff and get back to the front cover easily by clicking on 'Front Page' on the left hand navigation bar.
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(If you want to know more about how the wiki works, look at [[Freegle Wiki]])

Latest revision as of 13:27, 20 August 2021

This is a collection of information aimed to make your valuable job as a volunteer much easier.
The simplest way to find information in this Wiki is to use the search box in the sidebar on the left. That remains in place, whichever page you're on.
All words highlighted in blue on each page will link you to another, so just click away and find out all sorts of things.

Portals

This site contains information for and from those volunteering with Freegle both locally and nationally. The information is organised into three main portals:

Freegle-heart.png The Freegle
Organisation
Manage-local-group.png Running Your
Local Community
Megaphone-man.png Freegle
Publicity

Would you like to know more about this thing we have made together called Freegle?

Look here for lots of information and ways to get involved with your organisation.

You have a great local Freegle community, but could you do with some help or ideas?

This section is packed full with 'everything you need to know' about running your community

Are you interested in getting the word out there about Freegle?

Look here for ideas and resources to promote Freegle locally and nationally.

more details... more details... more details...

Quick Links

This Wiki

Don't like the word 'wiki'? Worried about the amount of information here? Don't be!

Just think of this as lots of pages in a book, a book written by Freegle people for Freegle people. Flick through it by using the blue highlighted link words, use the search box to find stuff and get back to the front cover easily by clicking on 'Front Page' on the left hand navigation bar.

(If you want to know more about how the wiki works, look at Freegle Wiki)