A special column for executive directors and college presidents “I guess I’ll have to do it myself. I can’t depend on anyone. People say they want to help, but…” If you find yourself doubting the power, ability and leverage that volunteer leaders provide we ask you to think again. Yes, it takes consistent time and
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Technology is changing all aspects of our lives. Yes, we know that’s not “breaking news.” But, when technology facilitates volunteering – removing barriers to engagement – that is news we need to share. Here’s the headline: check out Volunteer Odyssey, a local nonprofit that uses technology to connect volunteers with opportunities offered by nonprofits. More
Part three of a three part series What if you could get eight more hours out of the day? What if you could “clone” yourself five times over? These are unspoken dreams of many a nonprofit executive or college president. While they are unlikely to come true exactly as wished for, it is possible to
Part one of a three part series Volunteers play a key role in the life of nonprofits. They serve as board members, provide services and advocacy, and they donate their professional services. In the area of fundraising, the important role of volunteers cannot be over stated. Fundraising volunteers provide leadership and strategy. They open doors
What’s under the tree for your nonprofit? Gifts of appreciated stock? Retirement savings? Volunteer service? What will it be?
Everyone seeks volunteers for their nonprofit, but, what do you do once you have them? Read our 10 must-know tips before you hire your next volunteer.