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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.

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


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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...

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July 17, 2pm 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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In the April - July 2019 Issue

Recruitment is an integral part of the success of volunteer engagement departments in almost every organization. But when this task is being coordinated by one person sitting in an office space, it can sometimes feel like an impossible job. In a perfect world, that person might be able to find a volunteer with the right skills to support recruitment and screening in local proximity to our... read more | subscribe

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