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Tobi helps nonprofit organizations improve performance and increase impact through the power of people.

4 Practical Ways to Strengthen Your Volunteer Training for Nonprofits

4 Practical Ways to Strengthen Your Volunteer Training for Nonprofits When designing volunteer training for nonprofits, your biggest challenge may be how to create a complete program that doesn’t scare volunteers away. Often, organizations have daunting amounts of information volunteers must learn in order to perform with confidence. Programs must be assured that volunteers know [...]

By |2019-07-17T14:18:31+00:00July 16th, 2019|Featured, Volunteer Training|0 Comments

5 Surprising Myths About Volunteers and Donors

5 Surprising Myths About Volunteers and Donors Are volunteers and donors different kinds of people? Do they deserve different investments or treatment at our nonprofits based on their “value” as supporters? Should we consider volunteers as donors and vice versa? When we think about how volunteers and donors are treated at our agencies, they’re often [...]

By |2019-07-22T00:36:38+00:00July 9th, 2019|Volunteer Impact|0 Comments

3 Proven Models That Will Boost Your Volunteer Program + Freebie

3 Proven Volunteer Program Development Models There are a few different ways of looking at volunteer program development. Today we will look at three models: The Volunteer Lifecycle Levels of Volunteer Engagement Volunteers as Community Assets All perspectives may be valid depending on the management decisions you are trying to make, the problems you are [...]

By |2019-06-25T15:00:39+00:00June 11th, 2019|Volunteer Management|0 Comments

How to Develop Bold Volunteer Management Strategies + Freebie

How to Develop Bold Volunteer Management Strategies What is the very best your nonprofit can achieve in partnership with volunteers? Have you thought about volunteer management strategies lately? Or, when you dream of the future, do you stop yourself short? You’ll only be disappointed anyway, right? Wrong! To make big difference in the world, you [...]

By |2019-06-06T15:06:08+00:00May 28th, 2019|Volunteer Management|0 Comments

6 Emerging Volunteerism Research Insights for 2019

6 Emerging Volunteerism Research Insights for 2019 Current volunteerism research data is hard to come by. The NCVO’s UK-based Time Well Spent study and the Corporation for National and Community Service’s US-based Volunteering in America report are notable recent examples of data specifically about the volunteer experience. Verified Volunteers has also contributed to this body [...]

By |2019-06-06T15:05:57+00:00May 21st, 2019|Volunteer Experience|0 Comments

8 Free Service Learning Resources for Better Internships

8 Free Service Learning Resources for Better Internships If you are ready to stop scrambling and start generating a consistent pipeline of support, service learning is the answer. Service learning programs, or internships as you may know them, are structured volunteer opportunities with an educational component. Volunteer organizations most often partner with colleges and universities, [...]

By |2019-06-06T15:05:45+00:00May 13th, 2019|Volunteer Experience|0 Comments