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Prep for Post-COVID With This Step-by-Step Volunteer Program Evaluation

Prep for Post-COVID With This Step-by-Step Volunteer Program Evaluation  It seems that the past year has been full of pivots, with nonprofits and nonprofit staff continually reacting to the threat of COVID-19.   And, if you are like many of the other organizations out there, you’ve likely had to significantly reduce volunteer involvement to do [...]

By |2021-04-08T14:51:25+00:00April 8th, 2021|featured, Volunteer Management|0 Comments

How to Appreciate Volunteers Through Every Lifecycle Stage

How to Appreciate Volunteers Through Every Lifecycle Stage   By now, you probably (hopefully!) are aware that April is the month that is set aside to appreciate volunteers.  There are a million and one ways to show appreciation for your volunteers during this designated season. If it snuck up on you this year, find some helpful ideas in this blog [...]

By |2021-04-08T13:57:07+00:00April 1st, 2021|Volunteer Management|0 Comments

Addressing Issues of Equity in Volunteerism: Where to Look & What to Do

Addressing Issues of Equity in Volunteerism: Where to Look & What to Do  Every year, the results of our Volunteer Management Progress Report survey reveal a troubling trend: lack of diversity among those who work in our sector which, we fear, may also result in issues of equity in volunteerism as a whole.  Year over year, respondents [...]

By |2021-03-25T15:59:03+00:00March 25th, 2021|featured, Volunteer Management|0 Comments

On Modeling Powerful Resilience for Yourself and in Leading Volunteers

On Modeling Powerful Resilience for Yourself and in Leading Volunteers  When leading volunteers, among the many skills you'll find helpful, a good measure of resilience is important. We know, as leaders in this world, that we need to be there for other people. One thing we should recognize is that we also need to be [...]

By |2021-02-25T21:44:37+00:00February 25th, 2021|featured, Volunteer Management|0 Comments

How Cultivating Professional Boundaries for Volunteer Managers Can Help Banish Burnout 

How Cultivating Professional Boundaries for Volunteer Managers Can Help Banish Burnout  Volunteer managers are in the helping profession and sometimes their passion to make the world be a better place can hurt more than help, especially when they don’t take steps to maintain proper professional boundaries. When leaders of volunteers allow their work to [...]

By |2021-02-25T18:31:45+00:00February 18th, 2021|Volunteer Management|0 Comments

How to Make Smarter Investments in Nonprofit Training for Employees

How to Make Smarter Investments in Nonprofit Training for Employees  We field over hundreds of inquiries a year about nonprofit training options. Often the person who contacts us isn't quite clear on what they want, or better yet, what they really need.   To help, we’ve put together this post chock full of advice on how to make the most of your nonprofit or [...]

By |2021-02-11T21:13:05+00:00February 4th, 2021|Volunteer Management|0 Comments

Does Your Current Volunteer Management System Actually Drive Great Results?

Does Your Current Volunteer Management System Actually Drive Great Results?  The presence of an effective volunteer management system can be the difference between a vibrant, high-impact nonprofit and those that struggle to find their footing.  By “volunteer management system” I mean a model for success.    While software systems can certainly be a key to successful [...]

By |2021-02-04T18:04:23+00:00January 28th, 2021|Volunteer Management|0 Comments

Volunteer Management Trends for 2021: Key Takeaways from Our Latest Research

  Volunteer Management Trends for 2021: Key Takeaways from Our Latest Research  Our latest Volunteer Management Progress Report is hot off the presses and ready with current data on volunteer management trends for 2021.  We have just posted the 2021 Volunteer Management Progress Report - The COVID-19 Edition, and it is ready for download (get your free copy here). [...]

By |2021-01-28T18:36:47+00:00January 21st, 2021|Volunteer Management|0 Comments

How to Develop and Engage Your Volunteer Community Online: Your Complete Guide

How to Develop and Engage Your Volunteer Community Online: Your Complete Guide  Throughout the course of this pandemic, we have been getting a lot of questions in the VolunteerPro Membership Community on the topic of engaging your volunteer community online.   Before the stay-at-home orders, engaging with anyone in-person was second nature. You pass people in the hallways [...]

By |2021-02-11T21:09:45+00:00January 14th, 2021|Volunteer Management|0 Comments

Top Tips for Leaders of Volunteers: How to Survive and Thrive During Times of Crisis

Top Tips for Leaders of Volunteers: How to Survive and Thrive During Times of Crisis   In our VolunteerPro Premium Membership community, our team has been noticing that people are feeling a bit burnt out, stressed, and overwhelmed with everything going on in our communities.    We answered their concerns by participating in a 40-day mindfulness at work [...]

By |2021-01-13T17:07:35+00:00December 31st, 2020|Volunteer Management|0 Comments
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