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Finding the Right Donor Database for Your Nonprofit (Updated)

A donor database helps nonprofits of any size build strategic fundraising and engagement initiatives. Read our reviews of the best databases on the market!

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Top Five Tips from National Volunteer Week

In celebration of National Volunteer Week, we compiled our top five tips to motivate your volunteers and keep them coming back.


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Tips to Motivate Your Volunteers and Keep Them Coming Back

Finding a committed volunteer is like finding buried treasure. To keep that commitment alive, we have some tips for keeping your volunteers motivated and coming back time after time.

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How to Turn Volunteer Opportunities into a Job (For the Employer and Employee)

Volunteering is an amazing resource and that also serves as a way to turn volunteer opportunities into a job. This benefits the volunteer and the NPO.


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Volunteer Check-In: The Questions You Should Be Asking [DOWNLOAD]

Regularly checking in with volunteers isn’t a practice that should be taken lightly. It should be mandatory. Determine how often you’d like to meet with each and every volunteer and stick to it.

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Five Tips for Turning Advocates into Volunteers

Intangible encouragement from advocates matters just as much as any monetary donation. Advocates aren’t just voices of support, though; they’re also a great resource when you’re looking to increase your nonprofit’s volunteer base.


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How to Turn Your Volunteers into Fundraisers

Have you ever thought about asking your volunteers to help you fundraise? If not, you’re missing out on one of the best opportunities to deeply engage them. Let’s dig into four strategies you can use to help your volunteers get on track to raise funds and awareness for your organization.

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3 Easy Ways to Build Relationships with Your Volunteers

It’s never too late to show your volunteers some love and start forming relationships with them. Here are three nearly-effortless things your nonprofit can implement right now to create a culture of appreciation for this essential group.


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How Nonprofits Can Maximize Their Disaster Response Efforts

After disasters, collaboration and coordination between agencies is imperative, and the development of public-private partnerships is also critical. Lessons learned must be quickly applied to future disaster scenarios. In fact, coordination among NGOs is the single most effective way in which we can make every dollar fulfill its potential. Above all, working together can reduce redundancy in acquiring situational awareness, which means less time wasted and—most importantly—more lives saved.

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How to Change the World in Five Hours or Less

I was reflecting on my long resume of community service and a lingering question haunted me: had my service actually transformed lives?