Create a Successful Volunteer Program that Inspires Volunteers to Follow Through

Get Fully Funded

The key to a successful volunteer program is follow through. In short, you need a successful volunteer program where volunteers follow through on what they say they are going to do. It’s all about how you structure your volunteer program to attract and retain reliable volunteers.

GUIDE: Growing and Sustaining your Volunteer Program

EveryAction

A thriving volunteer program can help maximize your organization’s impact. By evaluating your existing volunteer program and renewing your focus on recruitment and retention, you can build a thriving and sustainable volunteer program that will propel your work forward. Evaluating Your Existing Volunteer Program. Before you attempt to create a program from scratch, evaluate what you have already in place.

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Leveling up your major gifts program

Candid

One way to get more funding is to start or grow your major gifts program to channel resources toward an equitable recovery for all. Here are a few ideas to take your program to the next level. Starting a major gifts program can be intimidating. It has been quite a year.

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4 Ways to Measure Volunteer Program Return on Investment (ROI)

Volunteer Hub

Your organization’s volunteer program is an important driver toward mission. Here are 4 ways to measure volunteer program ROI and ensure you are getting the highest amount of value. As your nonprofit grows, so does the need to optimize your volunteer program and effectively measure ROI.

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Paycheck Protection Program for Nonprofits: Requirements & Benefits

Volunteer Hub

The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) was created by the federal CARES Act to help organizations pay employees and cover other qualifying business expenses. The program provides organizations with a loan that can be forgiven if they meet retention criteria.

10 Quick Tips to Create a Great Monthly Giving Program

Donorbox

Although big donations are valuable and should still be pursued, recurring giving programs provide a reliable source of income for your nonprofit. The post 10 Quick Tips to Create a Great Monthly Giving Program appeared first on Nonprofit Blog.

Why You Should Start Creating a Mid-Level Donor Program ASAP

EveryAction

Successful mid-level donor programs are all about providing donors with a personal touch while maintaining the analytic discipline that allows you to scale your programming. Once you’ve identified your mid-level donors, it is time to start developing a mid-level donor program. This program will borrow from the strengths of your development team as a whole. Brand your Mid-Level Giving Program.

3 Easy Ways To Make Your Nonprofit's Email Program Stand Out Today [With Free Templates]

EveryAction

For most nonprofits, email is the backbone of their digital fundraising program. Here are three things you can do today to make your email program more personal, engaging, and persuasive, to increase long-term donor retention and fundraising. It’s certainly not talked about as much as the previously mentioned emails, but the way you talk to disengaged members of your email list is an often overlooked, but extremely important part of managing an email program.

Could a Recurring Giving Program Solve All Your Problems?

Qgiv

Laura Kruisenga, COO with Kennari Consulting , works with clients to build their annual fundraising programs with a particular focus on events, communications, and staffing. Why should you focus on growing your recurring giving program?

7 Keys to an Effective Social Media Ambassador Program

Nonprofit Tech for Good

But, wait – before you go recruiting your most outspoken supporters to shout about you in their Instagram stories, make sure you know these 7 keys to an effective social media ambassador program: . 7 Keys to an Effective Social Media Ambassador Program. I especially love how the library messages the program as one about the volunteers, not the organization. Here’s a list of 13 programs you may find useful.

The Anatomy of a Great Sponsorship Program

The Sponsorship Collective

If you’ve lacked a strategy that’s part of a greater sponsorship program, that could be why you haven’t landed the sponsors you need for event funding and promotion. You want to work on your sponsorship program, but you’re admittedly not sure to […].

20 Holiday Gift Programs That Benefit Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For environmentally friendly and socially conscious holiday shoppers that prefer to give donations to nonprofits as holiday gifts, the 20 holiday gift programs listed below are a good starting point for your holiday shopping. Ranging from wildlife conservation to refugee relief, tribute gifts make excellent holiday gifts for friends, family, and work colleagues. If you prefer to give traditional gifts, you can also shop for good at 30 online stores that benefit nonprofits (coming 11/5).

How to Create a Member Referral Program that Actually Works

Wild Apricot

Here's how to take advantage of this by setting up a member referral program The most effective way to get new members is by asking your current members to refer a friend.

How to Start a Corporate Giving Program

Givinga Blog

As companies consider effective, modernized methods to connect with their employees, proactive giving plans and programs are becoming more popular – and more critical. It’s become readily apparent that enhancing and executing philanthropic programs, designed to not only give back but also attract and retain employees, benefits the community and the company as well. What do you want your giving program to look like?

10 Best Practices for a Successful Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Program

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Incorporating peer-to-peer into your strategy can not only enhance your fundraising program, but it can also help empower your supporters to go that extra mile for you where it means the most. Choose someone within your organization that can be responsible for heading up the program. Seems like such a small first step, but when someone is responsible for the program, it’s more likely it’ll stay strong.

Volunteering Abroad Program

VolunteerMark

Volunteering abroad program is the trips implemented by nonprofit organizations to share, help, and understand humanity’s importance. The post Volunteering Abroad Program appeared first on VolunteerMark Blog. Introduction Volunteering is a genuine act of love and happiness.

Attracting and Retaining Top Talent with a Strong CSR Program

Givinga

Specifically, the millennial cohort is looking to work for companies that have demonstrated their commitment to giving back, the presence and promotion of a charitable giving program. The post Attracting and Retaining Top Talent with a Strong CSR Program appeared first on Givinga.

10 Holiday Gift Programs That Benefit Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

As a follow-up to 25 Online Gift Stores That Benefit Nonprofit s , below are 10 holiday gift programs that benefit nonprofits. These gift programs are ideal for socially and environmentally conscious holiday shoppers that would prefer their holiday spending directly empower nonprofits. Gifts range from symbolic adopt-an-acre of a national park gifts to funding a classroom project in a low-income community.

Creating a More Robust Volunteer Development Program During the Covid-19 Crisis

Blue Avocado

What does your volunteer engagement program look like right now? The post Creating a More Robust Volunteer Development Program During the Covid-19 Crisis appeared first on Blue Avocado.

Introducing the TechSoup Ambassador Program

Tech Soup Blog

" We present you the TechSoup Ambassador Program , TechSoup's very own volunteer program and community. This program provides the tools for TechSoup supporters to help nonprofits take full advantage of all that TechSoup has to offer. If you answered yes to any of these questions, you are a great fit for our ambassador program. Sign up for the TechSoup Ambassador Program Course to join our program.

5 Steps to Running a Campus Voter Registration Program

EveryAction

For universities searching for ways to both grow students' engagement on campus and develop their education and participation as active citizens, voter registration programs have become an increasingly popular activity. While they have received increasing attention in the recent years, on-campus voter registration programs aren’t a new phenomenon.

Ways to create an inclusive employee training program

Gyrus

Here’s how organizations can overcome bias to create an inclusive employee training program Businesses of all sizes have made significant developments in becoming more inclusive and diverse.

19 Holiday Gift Programs That Benefit Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

These gift programs are ideal for socially and environmentally conscious holiday shoppers that would prefer their spending directly empower nonprofits. Assured to make an impact, the gift programs listed below are meaningful gifts for family and friends of any age. As follow-up to 29 Online Gift Stores That Benefit Nonprofits , below are 19 nonprofits that are offering symbolic gifts and adoptions this holiday season.

Five Nonprofits Maximizing YouTube’s Nonprofit Program

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Launched in 2007, YouTube’s Nonprofit Program has gone through multiple changes over the last six years. Initially the program was only offered to qualified U.S. Today, however, the program has been expanded to Australia, Canada, Germany, India, Ireland, Italy, and the United Kingdom and it offers some very powerful free tools to nonprofits: Google Wallet donate button.

Boys and Men of Color program equips organizations to thrive in pandemic and beyond

Candid

Candid’s Boys and Men of Color Executive Director Collaborative Program (BMOC) aims to address these challenges by helping nonprofit leaders leverage their strengths and align existing resources to sustain their programming while increasing collective impact for boys and men of color.

Five Nonprofits Maximizing YouTube’s Nonprofit Program

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Launched in 2007, YouTube’s Nonprofit Program has gone through multiple changes over the last six years. Initially the program was only offered to qualified U.S. Today, however, the program has been expanded to Australia, Canada, Germany, India, Ireland, Italy, and the United Kingdom and it offers some very powerful free tools to nonprofits: Google Wallet donate button.

How to plan the perfect employee reskilling program

Gyrus

Read more to know how to plan the perfect employee reskilling program If the existing employees do not have the necessary skills to perform on the job, they would have to be replaced by new ones.

Grateful Patient Program Basics

Donor Search

Grateful patient programs are fundraising initiatives that allow hospitals and other healthcare organizations to find more major gift prospects among their patients. The goal of these programs is to identify high-quality fundraising prospects or donors and use proper… Education Grateful Patient Programs Healthcare

12 Digital Marketing Channels for Your Association’s Education Programs

WBT Systems

12 Digital Marketing Channels for Your Association’s Education Programs. Read more about 12 Digital Marketing Channels for Your Association’s Education Programs

[FREE WEBINAR] How to Use Behavioral Economics to Build a Successful Monthly Giving Program

Nonprofit Tech for Good

They also stick around longer with most programs enjoying donor retention rates north of 85%. If executed correctly, a successful monthly donor program can be a game changer for your nonprofit. However, the psychological factors that govern whether a donor will opt into a monthly giving program are still not well understood. Date: Tuesday, December 10, 2019. Time: 1pm EST / 10am PST. Presented by: Heather Graci , Behavioral Economics Specialist at Creative Science.

Gateway Pet Guardians Create a Unique Points-Based Reward Program Using VolunteerHub’s Gamification Module

Volunteer Hub

Our volunteer program is saving our organization over $200,000 per year while helping us build relationships with amazing community talent” said Alisha Vianello, Program Director, Gateway Pet Guardians. Ready to transform your organization’s volunteer program?

How to Market Credentialing Programs in a Crappy Economy

WBT Systems

How to Market Credentialing Programs in a Crappy Economy. Read more about How to Market Credentialing Programs in a Crappy Economy

Steps to creating effective learning & development program

Gyrus

Training their employees can be a company’s biggest challenge, especially in a rapidly fluctuating business environment. Read the article to know about seven steps that will help you develop the perfect learning and development plan

10 Holiday Tribute Gift Programs That Benefit Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For environmentally friendly and socially conscious holiday shoppers that prefer to give donations to nonprofits as holiday gifts, the 10 holiday tribute gift programs listed below are a good starting point for your holiday shopping. Ranging from wildlife conservation to refugee relief, tribute gifts make excellent holiday gifts for friends, family, and work colleagues. If you prefer to give traditional gifts, you can also shop for good at 27 online stores that benefit nonprofits.

How to develop an engaging compliance training program

Gyrus

Learn how you can build an effective and engaging employee compliance training program effortlessly with Gyrus, one of the leading compliance training software providers online for your organization

8 Key Aspects for a Successful Sustainer Donor Program

Connection Cafe

Sustaining donors represent a critical segment for any annual fund program. As the philanthropic sector battles shrinking donor files and increased acquisition costs, a sustaining program can go a long way toward improving retention. Consider naming your sustaining program.

Steps To Select The Best Cloud-Based Elearning Program

Gyrus

Learn how you can select and pick the best cloud-based eLearning program for training your employees efficiently and easily to enhace the learning experience and upskill your workforce

11 Holiday Gift Programs That Benefit Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Launched to inspire charitable giving and conscious consumerism throughout the giving season, the 11 nonprofit gift programs listed below are ideal holiday gifts for family members, friends and work colleagues who are committed to social good and would rather you donate and invest in a nonprofit than spend money on another candle, sweater, or bath gift set. November 27, 2012 is the first ever #GivingTuesday.

Why Should Your Secure Your Programs with Antivirus Program?

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Hence an antivirus program is important to secure your computer. They are compatible with all kinds of computers and computer programs. You can also download a free virus program from the company website or external sources. The antivirus program ( ??????? How to Get an Antivirus Program? An antivirus program can be downloaded from the net or can be bought from a computer store. You can also download a free virus program ( ???????????????

Corporate Giving Programs – The Basics

Wild Apricot

Are you new to corporate giving programs? In this guest post, Adam Weinger outlines the most common types of corporate giving programs; explains how they work and how valuable they can be for your non-profit. Fundraising

Nine Holiday Card Programs That Benefit Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

CardsThatGive.org aggregates some of the best holiday card programs offered by nonprofits, but some of my favorites and th0se most-recommended by the fans of the Nonprofit Organizations Facebook Page are listed below: 1. The Children’s Art Project began focuses on providing cheer and comfort for young cancer patients and helps fund college scholarships and educational programs that prepare patients for successful lives after cancer.

Betsy Beaumon on Benetech's Literacy Program

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

The Year That Was and the New Year Ahead Guest Beneblog by Betsy Beaumon, Benetech's VP and General Manager of the Literacy Program 2012 was a year of titanic shifts in the fields of consumer technology, education, and publishing, along with the requisite challenges brought about by such rapid change. One of the biggest changes to Bookshare in the last ten years has been in the area of education, through funding from the Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP).

6 Creative Program Ideas for Arts & Cultural Organizations

Connection Cafe

That experience got me thinking about other ways arts and cultural organizations are innovating with their programs. From food festivals to light shows to lectures, there’ve never been more options for arts and cultural programming.

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