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Resources for Involving Volunteers Successfully

A-Z Volunteer Management

Extensive, searchable library of materials on over 100 topics. Includes articles, book excerpts, free guides and reports, websites, blogs, and more... plus tips from colleagues. Continually updated.

Directory for the Profession

Find events, classes, associations, periodicals, vendors, special days, awards, places to post volunteer opportunities... plus quotes and humor for your presentations.

Training/Consultation

Learn how Energize can engage your volunteers strategically.

Jobs/Internships

Find - or post - a job or internship in volunteer management... at no charge.

Online Bookstore

Over 75 new and classic titles, for newcomers and veterans alike, in print and in e-book form.
Everyone Ready

Change the way you work with volunteers

Everyone Ready® Online Volunteer Management Training delivers quality training to you and your network. The Learning Center provides a library of 40 seminars and guides, available 24/7 including: Handling Challenging Behavior by Volunteers, New Approaches to Recruitment, and Volunteer-related Issues in Risk Management. More topics...

"Look Inside" the Everyone Ready ® Volunteer Management Training Program

Online Demonstration
May 14, 3pm EST

This is your chance to look inside the Everyone Ready online volunteer management training program. We'll provide a ten-minute demonstration of the program, including a look at the Learning Center with 40+ topics. When we are done, you can ask your questions!

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E-Volunteerism

In the April - July 2019 Issue

In this Points of View, Erin R. Spink and Rob Jackson share their thoughts on the words and phrases that no longer serve the volunteer engagement profession – and, they argue, could actually hurt us. They also present and review new ways to communicate about the volunteer management field. Beyond the simplistic and basic, they argue that a committed and consistent change in the... read more | subscribe

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