Volunteer Spotlight: Austin-Based Nonprofit Latinitas
I recently had the opportunity to volunteer with the nonprofit Latinitas at their Startup Chica Conference in Austin, TX. Nearly 50 fifth- and sixth-grade girls attended the conference where they developed startup business ideas, worked with mento...Read More
How Are You Optimizing Volunteer Engagement?
We’ve been talking recently about how to understand the value of volunteers within your organization. If you missed the two previous posts in this series, get caught up on quantifying the value of a volunteer and understanding the role that volunt...Read More
Understanding the Roles That Volunteers Play in Your Organization
Marjorie G. Illig is one of my heroes. In 1936, 20 odd years after the American Cancer Society started as a tiny group of volunteers, she amassed a volunteer army of female volunteers to knock on doors across the country and start a conversation a...Read More