Volunteer Appreciation

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10 Free, Last Minute Ways to Celebrate National Volunteer Week

10 Free, Last Minute Ways to Celebrate National Volunteer Week This year’s National Volunteer Week starts in two days! The theme is Celebrate Service. In the hustle and bustle of new-year strategic planning and onboarding new recruits, you may not have had time to think about National Volunteer Week. That’s why we’re here, two days [...]

By |2019-04-16T14:44:05+00:00April 5th, 2019|Volunteer Appreciation|0 Comments

4 Ways to Practice Gratitude as a Volunteer Manager

4 Ways to Practice Gratitude as a Volunteer Manager This post was originally published on tobijohnson.com. Have you ever been the lucky beneficiary of expressions of gratitude from clients and friends. Their heartfelt thank you notes really lift spirits during tough weeks. Have you ever stoped to think about the power of gratitude? How might it [...]

By |2019-08-22T10:37:48+00:00March 12th, 2019|Volunteer Appreciation, Volunteer Experience|0 Comments

This is How to Write the Perfect Volunteer Thank You Letter

This is How to Write the Perfect Volunteer Thank You Letter Volunteer coordinators are always looking for the perfect way to say thank you to their volunteers. We're on a constant search to adequately express our gratitude, so we turn to thanking volunteers through special gifts, plaques, or recognition dinners. But what if I told [...]

By |2019-09-09T23:44:54+00:00August 21st, 2018|Volunteer Appreciation|0 Comments

Get Boss Buy In: Why You Need to Appreciate Volunteers

To genuinely appreciate volunteers, we must go beyond plaques, pins, certificates, and giveaways. It involves deep listening and honoring the true needs of volunteers. Unfortunately, executive leaders sometimes don't readily see the value of investing resources (time + money) into anything beyond trinkets that have little meaning. So, go over these two research-based reasons with your bosses when [...]

By |2019-08-22T10:32:59+00:00April 5th, 2017|Volunteer Appreciation|0 Comments