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|Archived Since:||May 16, 2011|
Guest post by Dylan Manderlink Upon moving to rural Arkansas from Boston, I had anticipated the reality of how different my new life would be down south. From the great distance between towns, expansive farmland, to the welcoming and warm … Continue reading ?
The Nonprofit Insights webinar series brings major thought leaders and experts to you for thought-provoking presentations on a variety of issues related to technology and engaging your community members for social good. The world of corporate-nonprofit partnerships is shifting – … Continue reading ?
Boy, do we appreciate our volunteers. The time, passion and talent given by these generous people makes the difference when it comes to creating impact for our communities and the world. They are the best. But how do we appreciate them? … Continue reading ?
People are amazing. And when their passion, commitment and talents inspire us, we’re even more energized to make sure everyone has the chance to make a difference. And we’re lucky, because people in the VolunteerMatch network inspire us, like, every … Continue reading ?
Remember back in May, 2014 when we launched a survey asking you how you determine the effect volunteer work has on your mission? The results are in! Check out this clean, easy-to-read, chart-heavy report we produced in partnership with Software Advice … Continue reading ?
The Nonprofit Insights webinar series brings major thought leaders and experts to you for thought-provoking presentations on a variety of issues related to technology and engaging your community members for social good. With all the buzz recently about Facebook and … Continue reading ?
Guest post by Susan Ragsdale “[The world's hope] is to rely on youth... not a time of life but a state of mind, a temper of the will, a quality of the imagination, a predominance of courage … Continue reading ?
September always brings a new school year and a new television season – in the spirit of both, here’s my Fall Preview of all of the upcoming presentations and workshops on VolunteerMatch’s Learning Center. Focus on Foundations This Fall I’m … Continue reading ?
Last month we announced something geeky and exciting: a fully responsive version of VolunteerMatch.org. Almost a year in the making, this update to a fully optimized, mobile-friendly version of the Web’s largest volunteer engagement network is our natural response to … Continue reading ?
You may have noticed lately that we’ve been highlighting the data and stats in our 2013 Annual Impact Report. And these numbers are exciting, don’t get me wrong. We’re data nerds with the best of them. But data isn’t the … Continue reading ?
The Nonprofit Insights webinar series brings major thought leaders and experts to you for thought-provoking presentations on a variety of issues related to technology and engaging your community members for social good. For many nonprofit organizations, national events like MLK … Continue reading ?
Efficiency is important for nonprofits. No matter how big or small our budgets are, we never have a ton of extra cash lying around. It’s simply a reality of life in the nonprofit sector. In order to provide the best … Continue readi...
Guest post by Beth Steinhorn, JFFixler Group Whether you represent a food pantry, youth program, senior center, theater, or other organization or agency, families are likely a key constituent of yours. They may be welcomed as members, program attendees, visitors, … Continue reading ?
Here’s a fun activity: Take out your smartphone, open a Web browser, and go to www.volunteermatch.org. Looks nice, right? We just released a fully responsive version of our website. This means that when volunteers come to VolunteerMatch.org to search and … Continue reading ?
There’s something special about VolunteerMatch – and yes, I’m biased. But it’s true, and I’ll prove it. It’s not just that we’re a free service that helps everyone – volunteers, causes and businesses – find a way to make a … Continue reading ?
Guest post by Dylan Manderlink This post should really be called: “How I learned more about my community and humanity once I stepped outside my college classroom.” You see, going to college in the heart of a city has an … Continue reading ?
At VolunteerMatch, we believe that everyone should have the chance to make a difference. And we REALLY believe that the best way to make sure this happens is to help connect good people with the good causes that need them. … Continue reading ?
Have you checked out the VolunteerMatch Learning Center lately? We’ve got a line-up of valuable and practical webinars about volunteer engagement happening every week – all for free. This month we’re focusing on two extremely important themes: communicating about your volunteer program … Continue reading ?
For many of us, technology has become such an integrated part of our daily lives, we barely even notice it. Can you remember life before cell phones? Before DVDs? And both of those things are already on their way out! … Continue reading ?
Guest post by Scott Miller, Garden Spot Village Generally speaking, retirement communities are desperate for volunteers. Overworked staff and lack of resources often leave administration with plenty of work to hand out to volunteers. That’s not the case at Garden … Continue reading ?