The Funder’s Guide to Investing in Volunteer Engagement

This revised guide provides a platform for funders, corporations, government and other stakeholders to learn more about how and why investing in strategic volunteer engagement will increase the impact of the organizations they support. The guide features:

  • Current research and its implications for volunteer engagement
  • Tools and information to assess a nonprofit’s organizational capacity for volunteer engagement
  • Options for supporting volunteerism and volunteer engagement in local communities
  • Successful models of funder investment in volunteer engagement

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Volunteering and Family Philanthropy

This Content Collection offers tips for investing in your grantees’ capacity to engage volunteers, while also exploring the role of volunteering as part of the philanthropic education for your own family.

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