Engaging Volunteers: The VolunteerMatch Blog for Social Change Organizations

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Engaging Volunteers: The VolunteerMatch Blog for Social Change Organizations

All content from this campaign is republished from the VolunteerMatch blog Engaging Volunteers. Engaging Volunteers is designed specifically for organizations that engage volunteers. It includes tips, news, best practices and stories about volunteering as a major focus in the nonprofit sector.

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The Best Days and Times to Recruit Volunteers
You worked really hard to craft the perfect volunteer appeal, but what’s next? When’s the best day or time to publish your opportunity on VolunteerMatch to ensure it gains the most traction? After all, you want to make sure you’re casting your line while volunteers are searching! We’ve heard iterations of the following from many volunteer managers who are looking to make data-driven...
Sep 27, 2018 3:00 PM ET
5 Ways to Help Communities Affected by Hurricane Florence (and Other Natural Disasters)
This year’s hurricane season has been extraordinarily active and destructive across parts of the U.S. If you’ve been following coverage of Hurricane Florence, you’re well aware of the dangers it poses, including life-threatening storm surges, catastrophic flooding and...
Sep 14, 2018 3:00 PM ET
Inspire Your Volunteers With These 18 Famous Quotes
We hope you’re ready for National Volunteer Week (4/23 - 4/29)! Here at VolunteerMatch, we’re eager to celebrate #NVW2017 by honoring the volunteers and people who make volunteering possible — you! In today’s post, we’re highlighting ways to inspire your volunteers — through bite...
Apr 21, 2017 4:30 PM ET
4 Simple Ways To Engage Millennial Donors And Volunteers Online
Millennials are one of the most talked-about demographics in the marketing industry. With over $600 billion in annual spending power, they are a major force driving our economy. “How to market to millennials” is a catch-phrase ...
Apr 10, 2017 2:00 PM ET
Why It’s the Best Time in History To Post a Volunteer Opportunity
With volunteerism on the rise in the U.S., more VolunteerMatch opportunities in more places, and enhanced nonprofit functionality, there’s never been a better time to post...
Feb 13, 2017 8:15 PM ET