July 2015

HandsOn Network Pro Tip: Color Coding Your Way to an Organized Volunteer Project

Large volunteer events can get hectic with multiple projects, different locations and various levels of volunteer experience. Jessica Warren, the Corporate Services and Event Coordinator at Volunteer Fairfax, shares how to use color coding to help everything (and everyone) stay organized. To learn more about Volunteer Fairfax click here.

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2015 European Affiliate Gathering

As a international network with over 250 Affiliates spread across the globe, it can be a challenge to stay connected. Which is why it was so exciting that earlier this month we hosted the 4th annual European Affiliate Gathering. On July 8 – 9, 29 representatives from 20 HandsOn Network European and Asian Affiliates got together in Madrid to participate in a mini-accelerator event. 

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National Craft For Your Local Shelter Day!

By: Ella Fertitta, HandsOn Network Communication Fellow
July 21st is National Craft For Your Local Shelter Day!
National Craft For Your Local Shelter Day was created in 2012 as a way for communities to recognize and act on their ability to make a difference in the lives of animals without homes, toys, or families of their own.  It may seem like only the creative-type can participate in this holiday, but don’t fret. Read More >