Blog Profile / Engaging Volunteers


URL :http://blogs.volunteermatch.org/engagingvolunteers/
Filed Under:Industries / NGOs & Nonprofits
Posts on Regator:868
Posts / Week:2.7
Archived Since:May 16, 2011

Blog Post Archive

5 Essential Safety Tips for Volunteers

As a volunteer manager, one of the most important jobs you have is ensuring your volunteers are safe.

Need to Raise Money? Put Your Volunteer Manager in Charge (She?ll Know Just What to Do)

It?s clear to me that volunteer managers think differently from their nonprofit peers ? and that?s a really good thing.

Nonprofit Membership Programs: 4 Ways Your Volunteers Will Benefit

Membership programs are a fantastic way to build volunteer engagement within your nonprofit organization.

VolunteerMatch President Greg Baldwin joins Masters of Scale Podcast

On the podcast Masters of Scale, VolunteerMatch's Greg Baldwin talks to Reid Hoffman about a trait that?s no stranger to volunteers & volunteer managers: grit.

Post-Election Volunteer Bump Calls for Nonprofits to Reassess Volunteer Screening Practices

Interest in volunteering is at record levels as Americans become more engaged with their communities and the world.

What Do Politics and Volunteerism Have in Common?

Volunteer manager Erin Spink wants to hear from volunteers and volunteer managers to find out how politics are influencing volunteerism.

How to Build a Stellar Fundraising Committee & Volunteer Team

It's important to have an amazing team of committee members and volunteers to support your event. Here's a guide to who should be on that team.

12 Tips for Engaging Pro Bono Volunteers

Engaging pro bono volunteers can be a great way to provide singular focus and experience on a project or problem.

Are Volunteer Conflicts Really a Problem?

As volunteer administrators, we know that volunteers don't always get along with other volunteers, staff, or board members.

From Recruitment to Retention: Modern Tools that Engage Boomer Volunteers

One-quarter of the U.S. population is part of the boomer demographic. It?s important to tailor your volunteer recruitment message accordingly.

Where to Flex Your #VolMgmt Muscles and Feel Supported

Most of the time, it?s our point of view and not our level of busyness ? or any other circumstance ? that keep us from achieving success.

It?s Not That Scary! 3 Opportunities You Miss Out on When You?re Not Public Speaking

James McBryan's public speaking experiences added a new dimension to volunteer engagement and nonprofit leadership he didn't expect.

How to Recruit More Volunteers in Less Time

Volunteer managers still list volunteer recruitment as their #1 biggest challenge. That's why VolunteerMatch created VolunteerMatch Premium.

Input Needed! How Much Do You Ask of Your Volunteers?

VolunteerMatch will join an upcoming episode of the podcast "Masters of Scale"! Nonprofit managers, shape the conversation by taking this quick survey.

Nonprofit Insights: Stories & Solutions Shaping the Future of Volunteer Screening

On June 1, 2017, we?re turning the mic over to you: how do you screen volunteers, and what are your stories?

Mid-Year Conference Update: Where You’ll Find Us

VolunteerMatch is all about helping people connect to their passions. And we look forward to connecting with you at a conference this year!

From Manager to Leader: How to Transform the Way You Coordinate Volunteers

Learn how you can strive to be a volunteer leader (even if your title says something else!)

National Volunteering Week Lands in Ireland!

Ireland-based nonprofits and volunteers can now use VolunteerMatch to connect with each other!

How to Create a Memorable Volunteer Experience for Mother?s Day

Here are a few ideas about how nonprofits and volunteer managers can create an engaging and memorable volunteer experience for moms and their families.

6 Ways Volunteer Managers Can Curb Slacktivism

It may appear that slacktivists aren?t doing anything concrete, but some can create real change if you get savvy and make it work for your nonprofit.

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