Rights and Responsibilities

Both volunteers and the organisations they work with have rights and responsibilities. Volunteers are engaged to perform a specific job and the organisation agrees to provide the volunteer with a worthwhile and rewarding experience. In return, each has the right […]

Retaining Volunteers

Retaining Volunteers The key to retaining volunteers is to have a volunteer management program in place and to apply its principles to your daily volunteer management. In this article we will cover: Orientation Training Supervision Evaluation Motivating Volunteers Orientation In […]

Volunteer Recognition

Volunteer Recognition – Why? When volunteers join your organisation it makes good sense to make every effort to retain them. It is a costly proposition to recruit and train replacement volunteers. Moreover, the time lost in recruiting replacement volunteers can […]