The Disaster Relief Organizations You Need to Know About

The United States has experienced a sizable influx of billion dollar disasters in recent years. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the United States endured two catastrophic storms between January and April 2019 alone. Between 1980 and 2013, the U.S. averaged roughly six large-scale disasters per year. Over the past five years, […]

Incorporating Emergency and Disaster Response Volunteers Into Your All-Hazards Plan

Want to take this article with you? Enter your e-mail to download a PDF version. Email CommentsThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. This iframe contains the logic required to handle Ajax powered Gravity Forms. Download Article Voluntary organizations are often on the front lines following a disaster. Yet mobilizing a […]

The Disaster Manager’s Guide to Hazard Vulnerability Analysis

Everything You Need to Know About Hazard Vulnerability Analysis and Risk Assessment The prevalence of natural disasters, in addition to the potential for other civil hazards, has necessitated a common framework for assessing a community’s risk, vulnerability, and preparedness should an incident occur. The Hazard Vulnerability Analysis provides a framework for organizations to better identify […]

How to Increase Volunteer Attendance at Your Next Event

Boost Volunteer Attendance at Your Next Event Your organization relies on the dedicated efforts of volunteers. But sometimes, fewer volunteers show up to event day than expected. We know how much work goes into planning a large-scale event, so we’ve put together some suggestions to ensure your next one is a full house! Make Volunteer […]

7 Steps to Switching your Volunteer Management Software

When it comes to Volunteer Management Software (VMS), it’s absolutely normal to have questions. Of course, VMS’s are a fantastic way to keep you, your nonprofit, and your volunteers organized, but adding one to your onboarding process, or transitioning to a new one that better serves your organization’s needs, takes a little work. What is […]