Want To Write A Volunteer Program Annual Report? Here’s How To Start

Want To Write A Volunteer Program Annual Report? Here’s How To Start

This is a guest post by Elisa Kosarin, originally appearing on Twenty Hats.

Your volunteers tell a compelling story. It’s time to share it.

If you’ve been reading the Twenty Hats blog lately, you might think you’ve switched to the ‘Volunteer Impact Channel.’ I’ve focused heavily on this question because strategic volunteer outcomes do the heavy lifting when it comes to volunteer program credibility.

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Introducing Volunteer Benchmark—How Does Your Volunteer Program Stack Up?

Introducing Volunteer Benchmark—How Does Your Volunteer Program Stack Up?

Introducing Volunteer Benchmark—How Does Your Volunteer Program Stack Up?

We are excited to announce the launch of our new volunteer program measurement tool, Volunteer Benchmark. Created by Offero, Volunteer Benchmark is the first resource of its kind that allows you to see how your volunteer program stacks up against similar organizations.

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The City of Boulder Selects Offero As Its Volunteer Management System

The City of Boulder Selects Offero As Its Volunteer Management System

The Selection of Offero Reinforces the City of Boulder’s Commitment to Community Stewardship and Engagement

The City of Boulder’s nation-wide search for a volunteer management software ended close to home with the selection of Fort Collins-based Offero. Developed in 2012 by Squarei Technologies, Offero is the premier system for government agencies desiring to manage city-wide volunteer programs and community participation in one place.

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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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