What Should I Do? Volunteering vs. Donating Money vs. Serving on a Board

July 21, 2017

These days, people don’t need to search very far for an effective way to give back to their communities. With the growing[…]

[Video] Create the Culture You Want in Your Organization

July 19, 2017


Are Nonprofits Overlooking Corporate Philanthropy?

July 18, 2017

Corporate philanthropy seems like the ultimate source of funding for a nonprofit; if a nonprofit can strike a corporate[…]

Nonprofits Report: Trends in Volunteer Management and Screening

July 17, 2017

In May 2015, Verified Volunteers administered a survey to a range of 350 organizations, both clients and third-party[…]

Virtual Volunteering Opportunities for July

July 13, 2017

You don’t have to brave the heat of July in order to help a good cause. Crank up the AC, open your laptop, and volunteer[…]

MobileServe Partners with Blackbaud!

July 12, 2017

We are extremely excited to announce our partnership with Blackbaud as they work to revolutionize the way private schools[…]

Why Your Nonprofit Should Pay Attention to The Civic 50

June 28, 2017

Each year, Points of Light honors The Civic 50, a group of 50 private and public companies that demonstrate excellent[…]

[Webinar] Amplify Your Impact: Transforming Volunteers into Ambassadors

June 26, 2017

Today’s volunteer needs to feel connected not only to the nonprofit they donate their time to, but to the organization’s[…]

The Benefits of Junior Boards

June 21, 2017

In the last several years, nonprofits began establishing junior boards, a group of young professionals – typically,[…]

5 Tips for Engaging Special Education Students in Service Learning

June 15, 2017

Educators have long regarded service learning as a unique teaching tool. It connects students to the outside world,[…]

8 Budget-Friendly Volunteer Ideas for Teens

June 14, 2017

These days, many teens feel pressured to perform for just about everything. Not only do they feel the need to make stellar[…]

Virtual Volunteering Opportunities in June

June 1, 2017

Now that summer is here, are you wondering what to do with your free time? Why not use it for a good cause and become a[…]

"Hiring" Volunteers: A 4-Step Process

May 31, 2017

Just because you don't pay volunteers, doesn't mean you shouldn't give the same careful attention to vetting and placing[…]

Why Screening Volunteers Is So Important

May 30, 2017

If you’re part of a nonprofit organization, you know that when it comes to finances, manpower, or even simple office space,[…]

4 Things Teens Should Consider Before Volunteering Abroad

May 26, 2017

Volunteering abroad sounds like a great way to spend part of your summer vacation. Traveling to a foreign country and[…]

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