Visitors to our site share what have been their most popular ways to recognize volunteers. Let us hear from you!
- Banquets and Parties with a Twist
- Out-of-the-Ordinary Gifts
- Awards/Special Acknowledgment to Volunteers
- Trips and Outings
- Learning Opportunities as Thanks
- Holiday Events as Recognition Opportunities
- Involving Families and Employers
- Ongoing and Informal Ways to Say Thank You
- Community-Wide Events
- National Volunteer Week Celebrations
- International Volunteer Day Celebrations
- Look Back to Look Ahead
- Resources for Your Recognition Ideas
Also see the Recognition subject area in the Online Library.
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You'll find International Volunteer Program Manager Appreciation Day, International Volunteer Day and National Volunteer Week all described, plus more.
The number of awards for people who volunteer keeps increasing--certainly a nice way to recognize one of your special volunteers.
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