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Coming to a city near you: Galaxy Digital Launches Corporate Connect

Did you know there is an untapped well of potential volunteers in your community? The source of this untapped pool of active volunteers are the very …

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Volunteer Management Best Practices

People power movements. There are countless people in your community who want to support your mission with their time, energy, talent and dollars. When you …

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GalaxyDigital.COM Gets a Make-Over

If you are reading this post then you have probably noticed some changes at GalaxyDigital.com. Specifically, an all new look! After launching Get Connected 2.0, which …

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mobile friendly volunteer management software

Galaxy Digital Update: Mobile-Friendly Volunteer Management Software!

Have you always wanted to use mobile-friendly volunteer management software? Well, now you can now access Galaxy Digital’s products from any mobile device! We’ve made this …

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Galaxy Response to the Heartbleed Bug

Well as you  may have heard, the internet and the airwaves at large were all aflutter this morning with news about a new internet security …

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Happy National Volunteer Month!

April is National Volunteer Month, the month of the year when we honor our nation’s volunteers and take the time to recognize their invaluable contributions …

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Volunteer Management and Capacity Building: Helpful Strategies and Tools

Developing your organization’s volunteer management capabilities is a crucial part of capacity building. The National Council of Nonprofits defines capacity building as “…activities that improve and …

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How the Benefits of Volunteering Can Attract Recruits

Talking about the many benefits of volunteering can be part of a powerful volunteer recruitment strategy. Compelling research suggests that volunteerism improves health, enhances quality …

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The Importance of Communicating Impact to Volunteers

Communicating impact to volunteers is an essential part of any volunteer retention strategy. Volunteers need to be reassured that they are contributing to a worthy …

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Use volunteer interests to match them to the right service opportunity.

Leveraging Volunteer Interests: Best Practices for Volunteer Matching

Four out of five charities use volunteers to serve others or to help run their organization. So, there’s a good chance your organization depends on …

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Get Connected Re-Design & Mobile Compatibility

Hi Everyone, If you read our blog post in early November then you know Galaxy Digital will be launching a mobile friendly version of Get …

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How to Coordinate Volunteers in Times of Crisis

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Volunteer Recruitment Best Practices on the Internet

Establishing a set of volunteer recruitment best practices should accomplish more for your organization than attracting new volunteers. A successful volunteer recruitment strategy will also …

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How to Start a Volunteer Program in 4 Steps

Starting a volunteer program is rewarding and integral in fostering thriving communities. But it can feel like a daunting task, and you may not be …

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Types of Volunteering

National Data On Types of Volunteering Needed By Community Service Agencies What types of volunteering needs are most critical for your organization? Data collected by …

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Success Story – United Way of the Greater Triangle

On the Advanced Events Module: “I have been working with United Way of the Greater Triangle (in Morrisville, NC) since November of 2012.  When I …

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Why is Volunteering Important?

The Value of Volunteerism to Volunteers, Nonprofits, and the Communities They Serve Why is volunteering important? Volunteerism is ingrained in American society. 77.3 million adults …

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The Link Between Volunteers and Donors

What is the link between Volunteers and Donors? What is the link between donors and volunteers for your nonprofit organization?  In one word, profound.  There …

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Why Choose Galaxy Digital for Volunteer Management?

A lot of organizations approach us with one simple question, “Why choose Galaxy Digital for our volunteer management needs?” The simple answer is that we …

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New Product Release: Disaster Response Module

Galaxy’s Disaster Response Module (DRM) is a new add-on for Get Connected which is available now for existing Get Connected users. The Disaster Response Module …

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