Volunteering Together: How Your Nonprofit Can Embrace Families Who Volunteer

When it comes to recruiting volunteers, nonprofits sometimes focus on appealing to distinct age groups. However, a recent study suggests that nonprofits should encourage families to volunteer together. The study found that grandparents and parents who volunteer are more likely to have children who volunteer. In fact, more families are adopting volunteerism into their routine. [...]

By |2018-10-26T12:42:36-05:00September 28th, 2018|Nonprofit Resources|0 Comments

10 Tips for Writing a Winning Grant

Welcome back to our Writing for Nonprofits Series! For this post, we enlisted the grant-writing expertise of Kate Frost, Resource Development Director at Children First/Communities in Schools of Buncombe County (Children First/CIS). This North Carolina nonprofit makes sure students have the tools they need to succeed in school and empowers the community to be advocates [...]

By |2018-07-31T12:47:09-05:00July 31st, 2018|Knowledge Center, Nonprofit Resources|0 Comments

How to Increase Your Nonprofit’s Visibility with a Blog

Marketing for nonprofits can seem daunting. You may have to rely on in-house staff who are already short on time, but improving your organization’s visibility is important! The blog has become a staple in many businesses’ marketing strategy. Additionally, they’re a great way to stay true to your mission as a nonprofit: blogging doesn’t require [...]

By |2018-07-16T08:20:00-05:00July 16th, 2018|Knowledge Center|0 Comments

Training Doesn’t Just Train; It Empowers and Transforms

Nonprofits, participating agencies, Galaxy Digital, and volunteers alike work, often tirelessly, toward a common goal: to shape better, more caring communities. The collective efforts of this network help to make a tangible difference. However, the logistics of managing a volunteer agency can become overwhelming for many who are already short on time and funds. [...]

The Real-World Benefits of Volunteering in College

When a student reflects on his or her college experience, what do they hope to remember? Lifelong friends, riveting classroom discussions, and walking across that stage to get their diploma are all highlights of the undergraduate experience. But in today’s quickly evolving job market, there’s one thing students should be adding to their list of college memories [...]

By |2018-04-17T04:48:45-05:00February 13th, 2017|Resources, Resources for Volunteers|0 Comments
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