Celebrating the value of volunteering during National Volunteer Week 2018

National Volunteer Week is a time to celebrate volunteers. Join Volunteer Canada and Investors Group from April 15 to 21 to recognize the efforts of Canada’s 12.7 million volunteers in building confidence, competence, connections and community. This year’s theme focuses on the value of volunteering. The magic of volunteering is that it creates value for all, Continue Reading

Our Top 12 Volunteer Engagement Tips for 2016

Volunteers are an important part of communities nationwide. Many non-profits depend on them to deliver services and make a difference. Here are our top 12 volunteer engagement tips for 2016: Ensure that your organization’s values and goals align with the experience your volunteers are looking for.Informal volunteer recognition is often more effective than formal methods.Volunteers should receive training specific to their Continue Reading