Whether volunteers serve on-site or remotely, ensuring that volunteers feel a part of something bigger than just themselves can transform one-time volunteers into truly engaged volunteers. In this session, discover the benefits of nurturing a sense of community among volunteers and explore seven principles that foster community.
Join our guest presenter Beth Steinhorn, President of VQ Volunteer Strategies, for tips on how to leverage social media, strategically design communications, check-in regularly, and celebrate together – even if virtually. Remember, individuals often start volunteering to make a difference, but they stay when they develop relationships and feel a part of a team.
What You'll Learn:
Benefits of fostering community among volunteers
Key principles associated with effective communities and how they can apply to volunteer engagement
Actionable steps to enhance the sense of community within your volunteer corps