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Managing shift swapping for volunteers + how to develop a policy

Alice Turnbull Jun 28, 2022 10:11:43 AM
Managing shift swapping for volunteers + how to develop a policy

Most nonprofits rely on the dedication of volunteers to deliver their services, but even the most reliable and dedicated volunteers will occasionally have unexpected events that make them unable to attend. They may fall sick, have paid work conflicts, or just want to take a well-deserved vacation. In this case, you’ll need to find someone to fill their spot. This is  where shift swapping comes in. We know managing a roster and swapping shifts can be frustrating and time-consuming for managers.

6 volunteer web design tips to boost engagement on your site

Alice Turnbull May 2, 2022 3:33:30 PM
6 volunteer web design tips to boost engagement on your site

Recruiting volunteers is a common struggle for volunteer managers, and it’s such a crucial component of success. We know that a succinct volunteer recruitment plan, volunteer management plan, and social media strategy can all help you engage with volunteers. But the other thing that can have a huge impact on your success is your online presence. Specifically your website!

Non profit goals: 10 Examples of Smart Goal Setting For Nonprofit Organizations

Alice Turnbull Apr 19, 2022 10:01:23 AM
Non profit goals: 10 Examples of Smart Goal Setting For Nonprofit Organizations

What is the goal of your nonprofit organization?

Goal setting for nonprofit organizations can help future-proof your organization, and ensure you’re always moving towards your mission. Gather your staff, senior volunteers and board of directors to help you assess your current situation and then set a goal to get where you want to be.

TrackTown USA selects Rosterfy as their volunteer management solution

Alice Turnbull Apr 13, 2022 12:02:34 PM
TrackTown USA selects Rosterfy as their volunteer management solution

After an extensive search, TrackTown USA  has selected Rosterfy as their volunteer management solution to help streamline and manage volunteers to support their yearly calendar of premier track and field events. 

Top 5 things you could be doing if your job wasn’t consumed by manual processes

Alice Turnbull Feb 17, 2022 1:44:04 PM
Top 5 things you could be doing if your job wasn’t consumed by manual processes

Do you ever feel as if there aren’t enough hours in the days when it comes to managing your volunteer program? You’re not alone. Volunteer managers give 120% when it comes to providing their volunteers with the best possible experience but that often comes at a cost. Maybe a few too many late nights in the office? Too much tossing and turning at night as you stress about filling your roster? Or missed opportunities to really connect and get to know your volunteers?

Millennials Volunteering Is Great For Your Organization: Here's Why

Alice Turnbull Dec 14, 2021 11:44:34 AM
Millennials Volunteering Is Great For Your Organization: Here's Why

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.