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As volunteer managers, we need to promote ourselves when we do something brag-worthy. Because self-promotion is good for your volunteer program.
With 16 years of volunteering under his belt, Cameron Beck spends his Saturdays volunteering at Project Open Hand, a hunger-fighting nonprofit in San Francisco.
While a lot of nonprofits have highly developed strategies in place for engaging donors, many haven’t put as much thought into how to engage their volunteers.
Journalists are expected to keep up with the digital revolution and competition. Here's how volunteering just a few hours a week can help your career.
Check out these foundational tips for setting up your very own nonprofit organization, so that you can become the change you wish to see.
There are countless opportunities to volunteer with therapy animals. Get started today by searching for one in your community on VolunteerMatch.org.
The more I coach volunteer managers, the more I'm convinced that the pride & satisfaction we gain from running a volunteer program hinges on one thing: Buy-In.
Some volunteer conflicts aren't conflicts at all, but a volunteer's misinterpretation of rules you may think are implied, but aren’t 'hard coded' anywhere.
To highlight Suicide Prevention Awareness Month & World Suicide Prevention Day, here's the story of a mobile app aimed at tackling suicide in the 21st century.
Start assessing all facets of your volunteer program. Why? To ensure it’s built for success and allows you to maximize your volunteers' impact.
When you're looking to find new volunteers, you may be surprised to know that an engaging blog can help attract the right volunteers to your cause.
Volunteer program managers want to know why you want to volunteer at their organization. A volunteer cover letter can help you stand out.
VM Summit 16 is the place to collaborate with other volunteer managers who engage corporate volunteers. But how do you get the internal support to attend?
When you have volunteers working toward a collective cause, it’s often not enough just to know how many hours they’ve contributed.
Wondering how you can go beyond voting this election season?From volunteering for a campaign to hosting your own polling place, here are a few resources.
In honor of Hunger Action Month™ this September, we’ve compiled this list of unique hunger-fighting solutions from those out in the field.
Sometimes what we need to improve our volunteer management is a better handle on our workload — and sometimes we need a technological assist to get there.
Overhead expenses including transportation are necessary for nonprofits. But there are steps that volunteer program managers can take to help minimize them.
Make deliberate, open communication the norm for the duration of your nonprofit's corporate partnerships. Why? To increase your community impact, of course!
Retaining a consistent and returning pool of volunteers is often the most challenging task associated with running a nonprofit organization.