Need a Paying Job? Volunteer!

You may be a high school or college student, a recent graduate, or someone changing careers, but the lesson remains the same: Volunteering makes you a stronger job candidate if you’re currently unemployed. The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) is a government agency that promotes volunteerism. In 2013, it released a study that quantifies the [...]

By | 2017-02-13T15:34:08+00:00 January 26th, 2017|Knowledge Center, Resources for Volunteers|0 Comments

Four tips that will help you recruit college volunteers

If a nonprofit is located near a community college or university, it has some built-in advantages. College students are energetic, enthusiastic, and bright young people who are eager to gain experience while making a difference in the world. In fact, 33% of volunteers identify “professional networking and development” as motivating factors for working with a [...]

By | 2017-02-09T11:09:43+00:00 January 20th, 2017|Nonprofit Resources|6 Comments

Crafting a Nonprofit Social Media Strategy

It’s no secret that nonprofits are often challenged by the idea of social media marketing. With limited resources and personnel, nonprofits can easily fall into the habit of neglecting their social media accounts. Many organizations have no documented strategy at all. If this sounds familiar, you are not alone! In 2014, the Case Foundation joined [...]

By | 2017-08-25T11:26:30+00:00 January 12th, 2017|Knowledge Center, Nonprofit Resources|1 Comment