Volunteer

How to fire a volunteer

Not everyone will be a good fit for your organization or in a specific volunteer role in your organization. If the writing is on the wall and you need to fire a volunteer, it’s best to get it done quickly. Below are tips on the best way to transition a volunteer out of their role.

6 More Volunteer Trends to Watch in 2022

Back in 2019, we predicted six volunteer trends that would make waves in 2020 and beyond. While those trends are still accurate, we see some new and exciting innovations on the horizon. Volunteerism has taken a hard hit coming out of this global pandemic, but there’s hope! Here are six more volunteer trends that we see for 2022 and ahead.

Back to Basics – #7 Turning Volunteers into Brand Ambassadors

We’re in the final week of our Back to Basics series here at Volunteer U, and today, we’re talking about using volunteers for their full potential. Mainly by turning volunteers into brand ambassadors. Fanatical volunteers not only serve your team with excitement but eventually, they turn into megaphones for your brand. These volunteers share their experiences with friends, family, and anyone who will listen.

Back to Basics – #6 Remote Volunteering

The face of volunteering is changing. Volunteers are global, mobile and bring marketable skills to the brand. More and more, we are seeing volunteers donate specific skillsets like graphic design, business, law, medical, or photography to their favorite nonprofits. And they don’t even need to be in the same city to get the job done. Here are three tips to get the most out of the new remote volunteer trend.