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.
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.
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.
How to Make Volunteer Newsletters More Interesting
How to Make Volunteer Newsletters More Interesting During our weekly coaching call last Friday, I received a few questions about starting and maintaining volunteer email newsletters that are interesting to read. So, this week’s blog focuses on how to put together an engaging and sustainable email newsletter that volunteers
#LOVols, do this and be happier with your online meetings - Twenty Hats
If you want a fully engaged audience, spend time planning this part, too Have you experienced this? You’re leading an online orientation for prospective volunteers – or perhaps it’s a volunteer training – or even a staff meeting – and the energy in the room never quite gets off the ground. » Read more about: #LOVols, do this and be happier with your online meetings »
'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.