How to Use This Site

PROFILE

To Update Your Personal ProfileIn the LOGIN box where you see your name and photo, click the link to PROFILE. Make any relevant changes or updates and save by clicking the button “UPDATE PROFILE” in the extreme bottom. Oh, and if you want to update your photo click on EDIT AVATAR.

RESOURCES

Do you have a resource to share with others? Help strengthen the Friends community by sharing your best practices, materials, web links, etc. To Add a Resource, send your materials to Joan Patterson who will review them and make them available to the community.

NEWS

We love hearing news from Friends Groups around the country and sharing it with our entire network. Check out fws.gov and Refuge Watch for additional news.
To Recommend a News Article: please contact Joan Patterson with full information.

To Post an Article: Certain designated Friends Group members may create news posts. In the dashboard, choose POST, create your new article, then click SUBMIT FOR REVIEW on the right side. CLICK HERE! to move there directly. Your news will be public after review by Joan.

CALENDAR

Take a look at what Friends and their supporters are doing, garner inspiration, tap into experience, and be aware of opportunities that can strengthen your organization. Post major outreach events, volunteer opportunities, grant announcements, training events, and more.
To Add or Edit a Group Event: Click into the Dashboard and choose GROUP EVENTS and make your add or edit. CLICK HERE! to move there directly. Only certain designated Friends Group members may update the CALENDAR listings. If you believe you should have access but do not, please contact Joan Patterson.

DIRECTORY

To Update your Friends Group Directory ListingClick into the Dashboard and choose FRIENDS GROUP and make your add or edit. CLICK HERE! to move there directly. Only certain designated Friends Group members may update the GROUP listings. If you believe you should have access but do not, please contact Joan Patterson.

FORUMS

To contribute to the conversation around various issues in the Friends Group community, take part in the Forums. See full instructions at How To – Forums.