Best Practices in Volunteer Program Benchmarking

Best Practices in Volunteer Program Benchmarking

Best Practices in Volunteer Program Benchmarking [Webinar Recording]

Should I measure one-time volunteers or only ongoing? Active volunteers or contributing? The number of volunteer hours or the number of volunteers? If you’ve ever asked these questions you’ll want to check out the recording of our webinar, “Making Metrics Matter: Best Practices in Volunteer Program Benchmarking.”

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Volunteer Recognition: Beyond the Pins, Plaques, and Parties

Volunteer Recognition: Beyond the Pins, Plaques, and Parties

Volunteer Recognition: Beyond the Pins, Plaques, and Parties

Research shows that there is a disconnect between what volunteers are seeking in terms of recognition and what organizations are providing. That’s why it’s important to rethink volunteer recognition and consider how your organization can align recognition efforts more closely with what actually motivates volunteers.

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Top reasons people don't volunteer

Top reasons people don't volunteer

The top reasons why people don’t volunteer (and what you can do about it)

According to the Corporation for National and Community Service, 24.9% of Americans volunteer (62.6 million), putting in a total of 7.8 billion hours annually. This percentage has been on the decline nationally over the past decade, but that doesn’t mean that your organization’s volunteer rate has to follow suit.

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