Universities should hold Volunteering Day, give out awards | New Straits Times
IN a recent programme organised by the Asia-Pacific University-Community Engagement Network (APUCEN), I had the chance to reflect on the role higher education institutions have to emerge better and stronger from the pandemic.
Wisconsin Emergency Management Aided Search for Missing Sawyer County Girl - OnFocus
Submitted to OnFocus – When a family is going through the trauma of locating a missing loved one, Wisconsin Emergency Management (WEM) kicks into high gear and collaborates with local, state and federal agencies to assist in the effort to bring that person home. While there were 26 calls to the WEM duty officer reporting …
Volunteering in strange times – more questions than answers - Directory of Social Change
The Covid-19 pandemic has shaken the world of volunteering, raising fundamental questions about how we volunteer to help each other and how we organise and support volunteers. I don’t believe we can yet be confident about what has changed or how we should respond. But I’m convinced we will need to adapt some of our …
Here’s What You’re Not Being Told About Upcoming Trends and Opportunities in Volunteer Engagement
While participating on a recent panel hosted by the Association for Leaders In Volunteer Engagement (AL!VE) called "Resiliency in Volunteer Engagement: Lessons from a Pandemic", I shared my personal experiences and take on resiliency while managing life through the COVID-19 pandemic. I also gave my prediction on what w