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Cultivating Happy Volunteers: 4 Keys to Success

Cultivating Happy Volunteers: 4 Keys to Success

Volunteers are an integral part of the nonprofit world. In fact, over 40% of charities rely...
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Everything You Need to Know About Managing Your Volunteer Program Data

Everything You Need to Know About Managing Your Volunteer Program Data

Ah, data. For some, just the word data induces feelings of dread. For others, managing data seems...
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Get Volunteers to Embrace Your Volunteer Management System

Get Volunteers to Embrace Your Volunteer Management System

You’ve made the (exciting!) decision to adopt a digital volunteer platform. Perhaps you’re...
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Using the Enneagram to More Effectively Lead Your Volunteers

Using the Enneagram to More Effectively Lead Your Volunteers

What makes your volunteers take action? What makes them keep coming back to your program?  If...
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Smart Social Media Campaigns for Your Volunteer Program

Smart Social Media Campaigns for Your Volunteer Program

You’re already managing a volunteer program, and now it looks like you’ve got to be a social media...
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The Holidays Are Over: Here’s How to Keep Your Seasonal Support Coming Back

The Holidays Are Over: Here’s How to Keep Your Seasonal Support Coming Back

During a season most often associated with companionship and abundance, many well-intentioned...
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Beyond Direct Service: How to Achieve Greater Impact With Your Volunteer Program

Beyond Direct Service: How to Achieve Greater Impact With Your Volunteer Program

Is your organization making the most of its volunteers to address your community’s...
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How to Write a Compelling Call to Action for Your Volunteer Opportunities

How to Write a Compelling Call to Action for Your Volunteer Opportunities

You’ve got your volunteer opportunities on the calendar. The descriptions are clearly written. Your...
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The Top 4 Reasons You Need Volunteer Management Software

The Top 4 Reasons You Need Volunteer Management Software

As a volunteer manager, you probably spend your day organizing time sheets, planning community...
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Are You Up-To-Date on Volunteer Management Technology?

Are You Up-To-Date on Volunteer Management Technology?

Now, more than ever, volunteer programs are using technology to leverage time and...
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How to Gamify Volunteerism and Increase Engagement

How to Gamify Volunteerism and Increase Engagement

People volunteer for all sorts of reasons. Some people are driven by the opportunity to...
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4 Data-Based Strategies to Deepen Your Donor Relationships

4 Data-Based Strategies to Deepen Your Donor Relationships

Maintaining strong donor relationships is the key to fundraising success. If you don’t build...
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Tech Features Your Volunteers Will Love in Your Volunteer Management Software

Tech Features Your Volunteers Will Love in Your Volunteer Management Software

Many volunteer managers have turned to volunteer management software to support them in managing...
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Streamline Your Volunteer Registration Process with Smart Technology

Streamline Your Volunteer Registration Process with Smart Technology

Volunteer management is incredibly rewarding work, though it’s not without challenges. As a...
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5 Strategies to Foster Community in Your Association

5 Strategies to Foster Community in Your Association

You might not think of your association as a community, but that’s exactly what it is....
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How to Write Irresistible Volunteer Opportunity Descriptions

How to Write Irresistible Volunteer Opportunity Descriptions

It’s time to sit down and create next month’s volunteer schedule. New volunteer opportunities are...
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Technology Advancements in Volunteer Engagement

Technology Advancements in Volunteer Engagement

On this episode of Sterling Live, Katie Zwetzig, Executive Director, Sterling Volunteers
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6 Ways to Better Support the Volunteers You Already Have

6 Ways to Better Support the Volunteers You Already Have

Volunteers have gone above and beyond since the beginning of this pandemic. But it’s no...
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A Guide for Nonprofit Fundraising Events: The Profits and Expenses of Hosting Hybrid and Virtual Fundraising Events

A Guide for Nonprofit Fundraising Events: The Profits and Expenses of Hosting Hybrid and Virtual Fundraising Events

Virtual and hybrid events have become important aspects of the fundraising process. As these event...
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6 Best Ideas for Recognizing Your Regular Volunteers

6 Best Ideas for Recognizing Your Regular Volunteers

COVID-19 has taken a toll on many nonprofits over the past year and a half, and volunteer programs...
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