Developing and Engaging a Volunteer Community Online - VolunteerPro
Throughout the course of this pandemic, we have been getting a lot of questions in the VolunteerPro Membership Community on the topic of making a plan for developing and engaging your volunteer community online.
Pro Roundup for Volunteer Coordinators: Images of Volunteerism
Are you searching for perfect images of volunteerism for your organization’s marketing materials, social media campaigns, or website? Check out these tips.
How to Recruit Volunteers Using Content Marketing
The recruitment of volunteers is a growing challenge; however, with effective content marketing, no longer will you wonder how to recruit volunteers.
'COVID doesn't ruin Christmas': Pandemic forces changes to Christmas Bureau volunteering
This year, the Christmas Bureau will no longer hum along like a well-oiled machine powered by decades of experience in handing out food vouchers to families in need, as well as a toy and a book for each child. This year, the COVID-19 pandemic has forced a switch to a virtual event, requiring organizers to nearly start from scratch.
Civic Participation & the Right to Vote:Brought to You by Volunteers
Reflections on civic participation and how 3 key movements paved the way for all to access the vote and what was sacrificed to obtain it.
How Can We Make Volunteer Programs More Inclusive and Accessible?
Last year, AAM released a popular toolkit on structuring, developing, and supporting volunteer programs—whether starting from scratch or reimagining an existing program. Since the release of Design…
Successfully Recruit, Engage, and Retain Volunteers During a Pandemic (VolunteerMatch Blog)
Oakland, CA – October 13, 2020 – COVID-19’s impact on volunteering challenges nonprofits, individuals, and companies to find ways to continue to serve communities in need. VolunteerMatch has spent t
New research shows volunteer value in supporting people in need during COVID-19
Volunteers around the country who helped serve their local communities during the recent lockdown formed a crucial part of the national response to the coronavirus pandemic, new research has found.
Can’t Afford A Surgery? You Can Pay This Doctor By Volunteering
Dr. Demetrio Aguila in Nebraska has started the M25 program, which allows patients to pay for surgeries and treatment by volunteering.SCRIPT BY: Isaac SaulVIDEO BY: Raina YooOctober 2, 2020
Supervising Volunteers with Transformational Management
Supervising volunteers is a perennial challenge for many who work at nonprofits. Here are some new ways of thinking about volunteers as talent.