Nonprofits must work extra hard to establish a trusting relationship with volunteers.  From ensuring the security of their personal information to asking permission to recognize them as a volunteer in agency-generated media – there are many important measures nonprofits can and should take to build trust and develop lasting relationships with volunteers.  Trust, however, is a two-way street.  Volunteers must also be willing to play an active role in the relationship-building process.  In our article, Managing the Trust Relationship between Volunteers and the Nonprofit, we discuss how nonprofits and volunteers can work together to build a trusting, long-lasting partnership.  To read the full article, which was recently featured on, please click here.