Most nonprofits strive to attract volunteers from the for-profit sector. In fact, many organizations have developed specific marketing programs that are designed to do just that.
VolunteerHub is excited to announce the kick-off […]
Business professionals are often the dream demographic for nonprofits seeking volunteers.
These individuals are typically well-educated and have skill sets that well exceed the $22.55 average value of a volunteer hour. Even […]
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Today’s senior citizens may take nonprofits by surprise in a variety of ways. Baby Boomers are leaving the workforce […]
To quote John Lennon, "another year is over and a new one just begun."
If you're like most nonprofits, you're finishing up last year's business and preparing for 2015. Part of your preparation, of course, is planning ways to […]
When a volunteer says these two words, you know drama is poised to ensue. Volunteers step away from organizations for a multitude of reasons. When they leave due to reasons within the nonprofit, however, the organ […]
Nonprofits are all working towards one common goal - a better world.
Part of that is doing your work better, smarter, and more efficiently. One great way to be more efficient (and also help the environment) is to reduce your de […]
Sometimes a simple "thank you" doesn't seem like enough.
Sure, volunteers like to hear the words, "thank you." (Most volunteers aren't expecting more than that.) But when volunteer coordinators go above and beyond to sho […]
Why should you care that your organization is being mentioned on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter? Here's why you should care: because responding and listening to volunteers helps ensure that they'll continue to volunteer.
What nonprofit doesn’t want to be more effective and efficient when it comes to donor management - without recreating the wheel?
Recently two hundred nonprofits shared their successes and challenges with VolunteerHub. We’ve […]
As a comrade in arms, I know first-hand the challenges of working at a nonprofit.
Management in a nonprofit setting, of course, is often a delicate balancing act: first and foremost serving your target population, along wit […]