What books should be on every volunteer manager’s shelf? We asked our community of volunteer leaders to share the books that have supported them throughout their unique roles. The resulting list of their recommendations has been curated for volunteer managers just like you!
So, whether you’re searching for practical guidance, career growth, or powerful stories, there’s a book on this list that’s just what you’re looking for.
- Books on Leadership
- Books on Volunteer Management
- Books for Growing Your Program
- Books for Building Community
- Books for Understanding Community Challenges
- Books to Give and Inspire
- Books for Children
Books on Leadership
For volunteer leaders at all levels, learn to lead your supporters with confidence, intention, and open-mindedness.
Books on Volunteer Management
These books speak specifically to volunteer managers. Learn modern strategies for recruiting and managing happy volunteers.
Books for Growing Your Program
Build capacity and grow your program with these up-to-date insights on fundraising.
Books for Building Community
Books for Understanding Community Challenges
Books to Give and Inspire
Get inspired or motivate your volunteers with these moving and evocative stories. P.S. These books make great gifts for your volunteers and colleagues!
Books for Children
Read aloud and inspire children to get involved with these beautifully written and illustrated picture books.
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