5 Keys to Masterfully Launch Your Service Program

November 4, 2021

The start of a new school year or a mid year service update is such an exciting time but there is much work to be done. This[…]

The Science of Exceptional Reflection Questions

October 20, 2021

The best reflection questions reinforce learning during service.  Analyzing hundreds of reflection questions from successful[…]

Rebooting Your Service Program After COVID

June 14, 2021

The senior class has officially shifted their tassel after a school year like no other!  As we take a moment to reflect,[…]

NASA Tips for Socially Distant Volunteers

April 19, 2020

The temperature in space is -454 degrees Fahrenheit.  Needless to say, astronauts don't get out much.  So, we turn to the[…]

Leading by Example: How to Showcase School Volunteers

February 13, 2020

Motivating student volunteers can take many forms.  Many programs use recognition strategies,  make it easy to find[…]

USA is Most Charitable Nation – Largely Because of Volunteers

February 6, 2020

Apple pie, hot dogs and volunteering!  America is the world's most generous country largely because of volunteers. 

Tis' the Season!  Encouraging Holiday Season Volunteers

December 3, 2019

The holidays are a time of family bonding, reflection and the occasional extra helping of dessert.  A time of year that[…]

How to Harness Gen Z's Passion for Volunteering

November 23, 2019

Meet your newest volunteer force - Gen Z.  Born between 1995 and 2010, this socially conscious generation is maturing with[…]

Furthering Your Skillset with Community Service Work

November 8, 2019

Community service work can produce unlimited benefits for volunteers and organizations alike. Those who participate have the[…]

Community Service Essays and Showcasing Student Volunteerism

October 25, 2019

College applications can be intimidating for students. Beyond finding the right schools to apply for, students have to[…]

Quick Volunteer Stats That Will Blow Your Mind!

October 11, 2019

The importance and benefits of volunteering are astonishing for everyone involved. From student service projects to[…]

Fall Volunteering: Our Favorite Ways to Give Back This Season

September 27, 2019

The fall season is among us and with that comes the opportunity for volunteering. While the weather cools and holidays[…]

Can a Recognition System Boost Student Volunteer Engagement?

September 13, 2019

“How can we increase student volunteer engagement without just mandating more volunteer hours?” is a question that is often[…]

Incentivizing Employee Volunteers: How to Give Back to Those Who Give Back

August 30, 2019

The benefits of volunteer work have an impact on almost all aspects of a person’s life. From improving physical and mental[…]

Quick Tips to Engaging Volunteers with Social Media

August 16, 2019

Nonprofits and volunteer organizations thrive on social media. Harnessing this power and using it to engage volunteers with[…]

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