Resources from Verified Volunteers

Check out these Verified Volunteers blog posts for great strategies and troubleshooting. Feel free to include any or all of the below in your newsletters, on your website, or wherever you’d like!

4 Fun Ways to Show Gratitude to Volunteers and Reinforce Your Nonprofit’s Culture

Posted 03/09/2017 by Katie Zwetzig, Executive Director, Verified Volunteers

Volunteer Appreciation Week may be a couple months away (heads up - it’s April 23-29!) but there this is no time like the present to communicate to all of your wonderful volunteers how invaluable they are to you and your nonprofit organization.


5 Great Questions From Our 5 Things You Need To Know About Volunteer Background Checks In 2017 Webinar

Posted 03/01/2017 by Katie Zwetzig, Executive Director, Verified Volunteers

5 Things You Need to Know About Volunteer Background Checks in 2017, was a fantastic, informative webinar we held back in February. During the session, we discussed the leading trends developing in background screening for nonprofits.
 

5 Things You Need to Know About Volunteer Background Checks in 2017: Webinar Recap

Posted 02/23/2017 by Katie Zwetzig, Executive Director, Verified Volunteers

We recently hosted 5 Things You Need to Know About Volunteer Background Checks in 2017, a webinar where we discussed the leading trends developing in background screening for nonprofits. I hosted the session, along with Christina Brown, Vice President of Client Experience, and special guest Doss Church, CEO of Galaxy Digital.
 

Why Some Nonprofits Resist Background Screening

Posted 02/16/2017 by Verified Volunteers Staff

If you asked a Volunteer Manager, “Do you want to keep yourself, your volunteers and your organization more secure?” you would probably guess the universal answer would be a resounding “Yes!” Who doesn’t want peace of mind that the volunteer they are investing time, money, trust and responsibility into is a safe bet?
 

More Volunteers Are Volunteering From Home. Should They Still Be Screened?

Posted 02/09/2017 by Verified Volunteers Staff

Studies show volunteer numbers continue to grow. Lending to this growth is a new trend that may surprise you – more and more volunteers are volunteering from the convenience of their homes.


 
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