Between recruiting volunteers, managing budgets, staff, events and an ever-increasing need for services, it can be hard for nonprofits to find time for much else.
Following an extensive search and thorough scoping, Rosterfy has been selected as the volunteer management solution for one of the world’s largest innovative tech festivals, South by Southwest (SXSW).
Raising money as a charity or nonprofit organization is a never-ending responsibility. Between private donations, fundraising drives, applying for government grants, organizing fundraising events and dollar-matching drives, there are many ways to raise funds. But one of the lesser known and simplest ways to raise money is through volunteer grants for nonprofits.
Millennial volunteers are one of the least represented generations in the volunteer workforce. On top of juggling work and family commitments, millennials (anyone born between 1981-1996) prioritize flexibility and freedom, something that doesn’t always match with non profit structures. But at the same time, they care deeply about the state of the planet, society and their community, and want to feel like they are leaving the world a better place.
We know volunteer recruitment is always the biggest challenge for volunteer managers and organizations. With so many other organizations competing for volunteers’ time, it can be hard to attract the right people who will become valuable team members. So if finding committed and engaged volunteers seems like mission-impossible, we’ll let you in on a little secret - it’s all about knowing where to look.
Fundraising events are vital to ensuring charities and non profits can help as many people as possible. But as well as raising much-needed funds, a successful event also gives organizations a chance to spread awareness, build a community and network, and have a bit of fun too!
For many adults, retirement brings a promise of stress-free days and a chance to replace busy commutes and meetings with a favorite hobby or interest. However, for some, retirement also brings with it a loss of routine and purpose, which can lead to loneliness and isolation.
The City of Parramatta Council has selected Rosterfy to support their environmental conservation program Bushcare, resourced by volunteers within the community.
Volunteering outdoors is a win-win: spending time in the great outdoors while helping to protect it for the future. If you’re looking for an escape from sitting behind a desk or a way to reconnect with nature, environmental volunteerism might be for you!
Denver Sports Commission (Denver Sports) has selected Rosterfy as their volunteer management solution to help streamline and manage their growing database of volunteers to support their calendar of major sporting events.