Volunteer Application Form

A volunteer application form assists the process of recruitment and screening of volunteers by gathering information about an individual’s suitability for a given volunteer role. An application form should be clearly laid out, avoid employment terminology and only seek relevant information about the applicant. The level of detail will... (continued)

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All Hands on Board: The Board of Volunteers in an All-Volunteer Organization

You are part of a huge economic force-that of an all volunteer organization (AVO). Among other tasks, members of AVOs clean up beaches, care for the dying, coach basketball teams, advocate for gun control, rescue abused animals, raise their voices in song, publish literary journals, raise... (continued)

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VOLUNTEER MANAGEMENT: Creating & Keeping A Network of Supporters

Wed, Aug 03, 2016 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT

Volunteers can be a great asset to any nonprofit organization. They help get things done, promote your organization and help you fundraise. But how do you find the best volunteers? And once you find them, how do you keep them? Join us for a discussion of best practices in volunteer recruitment and... (continued)

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Microvolunteering: Activities Pack for Nonprofits

This Activity Pack is designed to encourage your nonprofit to engage in the microvolunteering concept, either by:

  • inviting your volunteer base to microvolunteer or
  • create projects that involve bite-sized actions

We hope the suggestions in this pack will enable your nonprofit to benefit from the microvolunteering concept!


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Mobile Impact 101: Taking Your Cause Mobile

Tue, Jun 24, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT

There are now more cell phones than toothbrushes, and as of 2013, smartphones surpassed regular phone sales. But what are the implications for your nonprofit, and how can you quickly yet effectively craft a mobile impact strategy to advance your programs, fundraising, and... (continued)

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Understanding Software Agreements: The Legal Concerns Nonprofits Should Know

Tue, May 27, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT

During the webinar we'll talk about the different types of software agreements, cover why software agreements are so important and go through different legal aspects of a software license agreement (for example the types of licenses, what certain provisions mean, potential risks and... (continued)

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Volunteer Disaster Response - Disaster Relief Mapping and Work Coordination

Fri, May 30, 2014 at 1pm EDT / 10am PDT

Join Aaron Titus, from Volunteer Organizations Active in Disasters (VOAD), as he discusses his experience organizing volunteers in response to disasters. Aaron will also lead a discussion on how technology has been leveraged to coordinate tens of thousands of volunteers from dozens of... (continued)

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Turn Your Organisation into a Volunteer Magnet

This electronic book is a compilation of essays written by grass roots volunteer managers. Contributors share their knowledge, insight and experience about how to run successful volunteer programs and bring out the best in volunteers.

This electronic book is a compilation of essays written by grass roots... (continued)

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