Are you wondering how you can follow and/or participate in the UCLA Volunteer Day mobile campaign? Great! This article will tell you everything you need to know.
Make sure you tune into our website tomorrow morning to watch all of the UCLA Volunteer Day activity LIVE as seen by our volunteers! Our map will be the first thing users will see when accessing our website tomorrow and will display all photo and video submissions by volunteers throughout the day at the corresponding site locations.
For those of you with camera phones, submitting photos and videos is very easy! Just follow these steps in order to submit your content to our website throughout the day:
- Use your phone to capture photos and videos of the day
Let everyone know how Volunteer Day is going by submitting fun Volunteer Day photos and showing off your best work. Here are some ideas: Group shots, individual shots, before/after shots, candid shots, action shots, etc.
- Email photos and videos to firstname.lastname@example.org
Send your photos and videos as attachments to email@example.com. Follow this format to tag your location. Use the keyword for your site in the email’s subject:Subject:tag: unionBody:Joe Bruin Painting
Site tags include: angelus, arlington, baldwin, breed, cienega, crenshaw, emerson, food, gp, jordan, lab, lawrence, magnolia, pacoima, selma, sherman, sylvan, topanga, tree, ucla, uclacs, union, vaf, vas, vista, warren, weingart, will
Learn more about your site and identify your site’s tag at Volunteer Day 2011.
- Receive a confirmation email
You should receive a confirmation email letting you know that we’ve received your submission. If not, please go back and double-check that you’ve completed steps 1-2 correctly.
Don’t worry — we still appreciate any footage you can collect during the day. Just upload them in the same format to firstname.lastname@example.org and tag your location once you get to a computer. Although your photos will no longer be live, they will still show up in the appropriate locations on our website!