This category is devoted to resources for volunteers and volunteer management - the knowledge, skill, and resources that make up the profession of volunteer program management. These links provide access to the most useful general web sites for effective volunteerism and volunteer development and management.
Provides resources and opportunities to facilitate collaboration between volunteers and nonprofits.
U.S. federal agency that engages more than 5 million Americans in service through its core programs -- Senior Corps, AmeriCorps, and the Social Innovation Fund -- and leads President's national call to service initiative, United We Serve. Includes blog, programs, focus areas and special initiatives.
The electronic journal of the volunteer community. Feature articles, archive and subscription information.
Portal to volunteering, self-help and inspiration resources worldwide. Addresses poverty, the environment, democracy, human rights, addictions and other important issues.
An international non-profit organization specializing in the field of communication. It recruits, trains and coordinates volunteers for non-profit projects (conference support, cyber-volunteering, language services), both for its own programs and in the context of support provided to its partners. [French, Spanish and English]
A "global clearinghouse of nonprofit and volunteering resources", offering a directory of volunteer opportunities and other resources. (in French, Spanish and English)
The Institute aims to develop knowledge and understanding of volunteering. The site contains summaries of recent research and information on the journal, Voluntary Action.
Provides information about international health volunteer work and helps volunteers and organizations find each other.
Encourages, funds and supports young adults to allow them to undertake voluntary service in America's inner cities and in developing nations.
Provides global volunteer resources and opportunities that empower youth to help save the environment while they develop leadership skills. Project essays and photos are published online.
A way for single folks to meet other singles and volunteer their talents to worthy organizations. Links to chapters in North America and Australia.
Offers placement service, support, advice and information on policy issues, training and consultancy on involving volunteers, and Garda Vetting service.
Monthly web-zine by Nancy Macduff of Macduff-Bunt Associates. Regular sections include news, recruitment and retention, training, and links. MBA also provides an online catalogue of their books.
Information and advice for those who manage volunteers and for people considering doing voluntary work.
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