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Nonprofit employees are especially prone to burnout

Preventing Burnout: Strategies for Keeping Nonprofits and Their Volunteers Going Strong

Let’s talk burnout: the nonprofit sector is well acquainted with this workplace phenomenon. Organizations like yours tackle big issues, and you and your volunteers work …

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Recruiting Volunteer Ambassadors: Overview for Nonprofits

Heading into a new year of fundraising, it’s important to take stock of the strategies that have worked well for your nonprofit over recent months. …

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Learn how to conduct and use a Community Needs Assessment!

How to Conduct a Community Needs Assessment

Volunteer Management Software can help you meet your community’s needs. Get a demo to start improving how you manage volunteers! Giving back to your community …

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Learn how to calculate your volunteer program ROI (return on investment)

How to Measure Volunteer Program ROI

You put lots of time and money into your volunteer program. But how can you ensure you’re getting the most from your investment? One of …

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Computer displaying a volunteer program annual report

How to Write a Volunteer Program Annual Report for 2020

Everyone’s saying it: 2020 has been, well, unprecedented. So when it comes to writing that annual report, we understand why you may feel a bit …

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A volunteer hours log is an easy way to make sure you are tracking the time volunteers devote to your organization.

Volunteer Hours Log: Resources for Tracking Volunteer Time

Your volunteers are the driving force behind your mission. Every hour they put into your cause brings you closer to your goal. As a volunteer …

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What Does Volunteer Management Mean To You ? Part 2

A Volunteer Manager Spotlight Series We’re highlighting your stories! We hope that these conversations can inspire fellow Volunteer Managers and continue to support volunteer programs …

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Read our guide on volunteer management for an overview of the basics and some best practices.

Volunteer Management: The Getting Started Guide

Volunteerism is one of the best ways to garner support for your organization and take meaningful action towards your mission. But let’s face it, the life of …

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Email marketing is an great tool to use in boosting volunteer engagement

6 Email Marketing Volunteer Engagement Tips (+ Tactics!)

Email marketing strategies have always helped foster better engagement among volunteers. Here are some best practices for email marketing: 1. Reach out to your first-time …

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The City of Albuquerque Nonprofit Spotlight

What Does Volunteer Management Mean To You ? Part 1

A Volunteer Manager Spotlight Series Recent events have given us a lot to think about; they have brought us powerful stories of perseverance and creativity …

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The Top 5 Most Valuable Volunteer Management Technology Features

Volunteer management technology is constantly evolving, and we’re always gathering feedback to improve our solutions. We’ve been creating software in support of nonprofits since 2009, …

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How nonprofits can stay the course during covid19

5 Ways Volunteer Programs Can Stay the Course During Uncertain Times

We may not know what volunteerism will look like in the future, but it’s clear that our communities will continue to rely on the services …

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Your guide to virtual volunteer recruitment

How to Promote Volunteerism at Home: A Guide to Recruiting and Engaging Virtual Volunteers

Over the past few months, virtual volunteers have become essential to the sustainability of nonprofits. Even if your organization is ready to welcome volunteers back …

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Keeping you volunteers and staff safe is a key part of resuming normal operations for your organization.

8 Steps Your Organization Can Take to Promote Safe Volunteering

Is your volunteer program ready to resume usual operations? Many nonprofits need skilled volunteers now more than ever. But how can you continue to have …

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Ask the right volunteer coordinator interview questions.

Volunteer Coordinator Interview Questions: Finding the Right Candidate for Your Organization

Volunteers make your program possible, and recruiting the right volunteers for your organization is essential. Equally essential? Hiring the right volunteer coordinator for your organization. …

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You can use a non profit press release to increase awareness of your organization's impact and updates.

Non Profit Press Release: Why You Should Write One and How to Do It

A non profit press release has many benefits and is an essential part of any nonprofit press kit. When you publish your press release online …

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Setting up a successful volunteer training program is an important part of retaining and developing your volunteers.

Volunteer Training: The Definitive Guide for Volunteer Managers

The best volunteers are both passionate about your cause and have the skills necessary to carry out the tasks that meet your objectives. While your …

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Regular planning and training exercises are a core part of successful disaster preparedness

Training and Exercise Planning Workshop

A Training and Exercise Planning Workshop (TEPW) is conducted to lay the foundation for the strategy and structure of the training and exercise program. A …

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It is important to establish disaster response partnerships before a disaster strikes.

Disaster Response Partnerships and MOUs

While disaster response begins locally, specific response and recovery efforts vary depending on a disaster’s scope and nature. Responding efficiently and effectively to disasters requires …

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Knowing the right volunteer interview questions to ask is a key part of the volunteer recruitment process.

Volunteer Interview Questions: Everything you Need to Ask & How to Conduct the Interview

FREE DOWNLOAD: Ask the right questions and find the right volunteers with our Volunteer Interview Outline. Free Download: Volunteer Interview Outline Need help interviewing volunteers? …

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