Volunteer Retention

The Small Nonprofit Podcast: Managing volunteers in small organizations with Camara Chambers

Written By: The Good Partnership
October 15, 2018

In this episode of the podcast, get tips for managing volunteers from the Executive Director of Volunteer Toronto.

The value of volunteering

Written By: Paula Speevak
October 10, 2018

As a volunteer manager or organization leader, it is vital that you understand how to explain the value of volunteers.

To call or to text: Who will answer next?

Written By: Lori Gotlieb
September 5, 2018

Engaging a younger generation of volunteers will require new strategies.

We need to thank our volunteers by really listening to them

Written By: Lori Gotlieb
June 6, 2018

Are your volunteer recognition efforts falling flat?

Could individual social responsibility strengthen volunteering?

Written By: Volunteer Canada
July 12, 2017

Is Individual Social Responsibility the future of volunteering in Canada?

How to engage volunteers with vision loss

Written By: Kat Clarke
May 17, 2017

CNIB Ontario offers tips for welcoming volunteers with vision loss to your organization.

Recorded webinar: Maximizing the strategic impact of your volunteer program

Written By: CharityVillage
October 20, 2016

Volunteer management expert Stacy Ashton discusses how to strategically consider the impact of your volunteer program.

The seven policies your volunteer program must have

Written By: Sammy Feilchenfeld
September 7, 2016

If your volunteer program doesn't have these seven policies, your organization could be at risk!

How to get a solid commitment from your volunteers

Written By: Louise Sparrow
July 6, 2016

Having difficulty getting volunteers to follow through on their commitments? Try this seven-part checklist!

How to recruit and engage introverted volunteers

Written By: Lesley Taylor
June 15, 2016

Are you doing the right things to recruit and engage introverted volunteers?

Why online petitions are crucial to your volunteer recruitment and retention

Written By: Aaron Viles
April 13, 2016

Could online petitions be a key tool in helping keep your volunteers engaged with your organization?

Get your staff excited about volunteer involvement

Written By: Sammy Feilchenfeld
January 20, 2016

Recorded webinar: Getting the best from your volunteers through the SAVE approach

Written By: CharityVillage
September 24, 2015

In this recorded webinar presented by Lori Gotlieb, learn how to best support your volunteers and avoid difficult situations.

Four ways to create a more rewarding volunteer experience

Written By: Aaron Viles
September 23, 2015

Keep your volunteers happy and motivated with these tips.

Getting the best from your volunteers through the SAVE approach

Written By: Lori Gotlieb
September 16, 2015

Learn how to get the best from your volunteers with this comprehensive approach to volunteer management.

You can lead a volunteer to giving, but can you make them give?

Written By: Sam Ramos
August 12, 2015

Leading by example can be your most effective approach to volunteer management.

It's not just fun and Games: The volunteer legacy of large-scale sporting events

Written By: Susan Fish
July 8, 2015

When big sporting events come to town, what volunteer legacy do they create?

The tool that every volunteer coordinator needs

Written By: Joshua Schukman
August 27, 2014

Don't risk losing potential volunteers - keep your volunteers engaged with this simple tool.

The changing face of volunteering in Canada

Written By: Susan Fish
July 2, 2014

The traditional approach to volunteering in Canada is changing - but what does this mean for Canadian nonprofits? And how can your organization ensure you aren't left behind?

Getting ready for the skilled volunteer

Written By: Andy Telfer
April 30, 2014

Volunteers today are increasingly skilled, with an interest in bringing these skills to work for your organization. Are you ready for them?