The #1 Reason Why You Should be Thanking Volunteers Next Week

  Volunteers are an important resource for any nonprofit. There’s no way you can do everything yourself to run your organization. It’s just not physically possible.   While you’re in growth mode, volunteers can help you get things done, deliver services, run your programs, and help with the thousand little things that must be done.30

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15 Clever, Practical, and Affordable Ideas for Thanking Volunteers

    Volunteers are the lifeblood of many nonprofits.   It’s true.   They bring extra hands and usually a healthy dose of enthusiasm as well to help you get things done and fulfill your nonprofit’s mission.   They work without reward and often under less-than-perfect circumstances.   So, be sure to thank them. And30

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Don’t Make My Fundraising Mistakes, Make New Ones

In 1988 I was deliriously happy to have been hired to work on a U.S. Senate campaign. It was my first “real” fundraising gig and I was greener than a lily pad. But I didn’t care. I was honored to be working for and with a group of passionate men and woman who were willing […]

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Your Actions May Be Disempowering Your Nonprofit Board

Have you ever heard a young child emphatically say: I. Can. Do. It. Myself. when you attempt to help them with a task they are truly invested in completing themselves? Because you are in a rush to get out the door you “help” them put on their boots or zip their coat or you tug […]

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5 Secrets to Getting What you Need From a Nonprofit Volunteer

  If you have a big dream for your nonprofit, you know you need people to help you achieve it. You can’t do it alone. It’s too big. I bet you’d love to have an army of people helping you get stuff done. Maybe you’ve tried using volunteers, but you just can’t seem to get30

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12 Creative and Practical Tips for Thanking Volunteers

Volunteers are the lifeblood of many nonprofits.They can bring extra hands to a program.  They can also bring fresh ideas, new enthusiasm, and a different perspective.   They work without reward and often under less-than-perfect circumstances.   So, be sure to thank them. And thank them well.   It’s National Volunteer Week, so what better30

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12 Creative and Practical Tips for Thanking Volunteers

Volunteers are the lifeblood of many nonprofits.They can bring extra hands to a program.  They can also bring fresh ideas, new enthusiasm, and a different perspective.   They work without reward and often under less-than-perfect circumstances.   So, be sure to thank them. And thank them well.   It’s National Volunteer Week, so what better30

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