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How to Recruit Volunteers Using Content Marketing 

How to Recruit Volunteers Using Content Marketing  How do we recruit volunteers in the best way for our nonprofit?  If you find yourself asking this question often, you’re not alone.  In our annual Volunteer Management Progress Report survey, volunteer recruitment is the top challenge noted by respondents for five years running.  Other barriers to success pale in [...]

By |2020-09-24T12:32:08+00:00September 24th, 2020|featured, Volunteer Recruitment|0 Comments

Opinion: Is Now the Time to Push the Pause Button on the Recruitment of Volunteers?

Opinion: Is Now the Time to Push the Pause Button on the Recruitment of Volunteers?   The recruitment of volunteers appears to be a growing challenge for nonprofits in the current climate, as the COVID-19 pandemic wages on and the public is less willing to put themselves in harm's way.  We’re hearing from our VolunteerPro community members and training and consulting clients that it's getting harder [...]

By |2020-09-24T12:20:46+00:00September 17th, 2020|Volunteer Recruitment|0 Comments

Recruitment for Volunteers: Key Trends & What to Do About Them 

Recruitment for Volunteers: Key Trends & What to Do About Them  Has your nonprofit’s recruitment for volunteers been less than effective lately?   Are you disappointed with lackluster response rates to your calls to action? Are you worried that people simply aren’t volunteering anymore?   Have you given up on your dream of full volunteer capacity?  Before we [...]

By |2020-04-07T20:16:59+00:00March 12th, 2020|Volunteer Recruitment|0 Comments

Recruiting Volunteers with Two Simple Marketing Strategies  

Recruiting Volunteers with Two Simple Marketing Strategies   When recruiting volunteers do you post to VolunteerMatch, your website, and social media and call it good? Ask volunteers and staff to tell their friends and you’re golden? Send an email blast to your entire list and pray for the best?  Maybe these will work, but perhaps you [...]

By |2020-04-07T20:21:55+00:00January 9th, 2020|Volunteer Recruitment|0 Comments

How to Unlock Service-Learning’s Power for Your Nonprofit

How to Unlock Service-Learning's Power for Your Nonprofit Service-learning offers a unique opportunity for nonprofits to connect with students who are actively seeking volunteer experiences that support their professional and career development. According to SOURCE, the community engagement and service-learning center for the Johns Hopkins University (JHU) Schools of Public Health, Nursing, and Medicine, service-learning [...]

By |2020-08-12T14:08:38+00:00December 5th, 2019|Volunteer Recruitment|0 Comments

How to Engage the New Remote Volunteers

How to Engage the New Remote Volunteers In Part I of this post, I discussed the changing nature of the workplace and how technological advances affect how we can work with remote volunteers.  In today’s world, most volunteers are both virtual and mobile -- even those that work on-site -- because many already access information, [...]

By |2019-11-26T15:53:26+00:00November 26th, 2019|Volunteer Recruitment|1 Comment