When people ask me what I do, I tell them I work in the world of volunteerism, helping a niche of a niche of a niche of a niche. In other words — […]
Tag Archives | volunteerism
Note: To celebrate National Volunteer Week, our new online community VolunteerPro partnered with Volunteer Knoxville, our local volunteer center, to present a workshop on Designing Short-term Volunteer Opportunities. Our awesome University of Tennessee […]
We’ve been interviewing volunteer program managers across the country for a new service we are launching in April. It has been so much fun to hear stories about how people get started in the […]
Note: Don’t miss your chance to share your most pressing needs and challenges regarding volunteerism and your volunteer program — take our quick survey today! Do so by November 15 and be entered […]
In recent years there has been a fair amount of discussion about virtual volunteers and how to engage them in the work of nonprofits. However, little has been written about the changing nature […]
In 2013 I was awarded my CVA credential. Investing in my professional development and keeping my skills on point seemed to make sense. Here are some reasons why it may make sense for you, too.
Why not integrate volunteer workplace wellness programs into our volunteer recognition and retention strategies?
If you are struggling to find ways to motivate volunteers, or don’t seem to have enough “leader” volunteers available, consider rennovating how you make decisions. Try leading from within, rather than from the top, by using a shared leadership model.