The fundamental flaw in the age-old debate about the question “Who is a volunteer?” is that we seek clear, definite answers. But there are far too many nuances for that. Susan poses some key questions to bring all the issues to the surface.
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How can you apply the proven principles of paid job design to developing more satisfying volunteer opportunities? In this e-Volunteerism feature, author Debbie Anderson explains why it all begins with the work design when motivating volunteers to succeed....read more
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Online training starts September 15
Trainer: Steve McCurley
This seminar helps you identify and define tasks for volunteers that benefit the organization, provide the volunteer with a significant and appealing way to make a positive contribution, and still fit within the abilities of today's time-challenged population..learn more
Extensive library of materials about how to start and coordinate strategic volunteer engagement in any context. Browse dozens of how-to and overview subjects, each of which provides:
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Things We Love About Volunteers
Twenty-five full-color cartoons that celebrate the commitment and compassion of your volunteers. Show appreciation to volunteers in a fun, humorous way.