Top Tools and Resources for Nonprofits and Government

eVOLve: How can I address the needs of service members, veterans, and their families? (May 2012)

May 30, 2012
  In this electronic technical assistance (eTA) brief, you will find tips and tools to help you inspire, equip, and mobilize volunteers in your community. The May 2012 issue answers the question: "How can I address the needs of service members, veterans, and their families?" If you...

eVOLve: How can I engage volunteers with disabilities in meaningful service opportunities? (April 2012)

May 2, 2012
  In this electronic technical assistance (eTA) brief, you will find tips and tools to help you inspire, equip, and mobilize volunteers in your community. The April 2012 issue answers the question: "How can I engage volunteers with disabilities in meaningful service opportunities?"...

eVOLve: What are some best practices for using social media in my organization? (March 2012)

May 2, 2012
In this electronic technical assistance (eTA) brief, you will find tips and tools to help you inspire, equip, and mobilize volunteers in your community. The March 2012 issue answers the question: "What are some best practices for using social media in my organization?" If you would...

HandsOn Trainer's Toolbox

October 11, 2010
In this toolbox you will find the following materials: Trainers Guide Trainers Checklist List of Icebreakers Steps in Training Training Plan Worksheet Tips for leading Teambuilding Activities Strategies for Managing Silence How to Set Ground Rules Facilitation Tips Tips for Conducting...

Starting A Volunteering Program in an Organization

April 20, 2010
This document reviews some important steps in the creation of a volunteer program.

New Directions in Nonprofit Capacity Building

April 28, 2010
Study by the Alliance for Nonprofit Management showing the direction of capacity building in the nonprofit sector.

Take Root: Volunteer Management Guide

April 28, 2010
This guidebook was developed to help national service programs explore the basics of volunteer management. It is meant to be a user-friendly resource for developing volunteer recruitment, retention, and recognition strategies and methods of offering projects for diverse audiences. This guide does...

Neighboring

April 28, 2010
One Page description with links describing the Neighboring program.

Volunteers as Leaders

July 10, 2013
This is a guide for organizations looking to groom their volunteers to become efficient leaders.

Top 15 Things to Know When Managing Volunteers in Times of Disaster

May 3, 2010
This list is intended for agencies that do not typically handle volunteer management activities, but that may find themselves in such a situation in response to a disaster.