In How to Involve Volunteers in Your Fundraising Program, we show you the many ways you can involve volunteers, where to find fundraising volunteers, how to recruit them, how to train them, and how to keep them coming back!
In this fast-reading book, we show you:
- How volunteers can play a critical role in fundraising
- How to help your volunteers to work along with the board and staff
- How to recruit volunteer fundraisers who are enthusiastic and committed
- How to ensure that volunteers are given meaningful work
- How staff members should support your volunteers
- And much more!
How to Involve Volunteers in Your Fundraising Program is written for busy executive directors, development professionals, and board members who want to maximize fundraising reach and effectiveness by harnessing the incredible power of volunteers. As a Nonprofit Quick Guide™, you can read it in one sitting or grab a few chapters over lunch. More importantly, it gives you practical advice that you can easily implement without spending a ton of money.
want to grow their missions by increasing their annual grant income. As a Nonprofit Quick Guide™, you can read it in one sitting or grab a few chapters over lunch. More importantly, it gives you practical advice that you can easily implement without spending a ton of money.
Chapter One: Expanding Your View of Volunteers in Fundraising
Chapter Two: Involving Volunteers in Research and Planning
Chapter Three: Involving Volunteers in Events, Direct Mail, and Phone Appeals
Chapter Four: Involving Volunteers in Your Annual Business Appeal
Chapter Five: Involving Volunteers in Major Gifts
Chapter Six: Involving Volunteers in Capital Campaigns
Chapter Seven: Involving Volunteers in Planned Giving
Chapter Eight: Finding, Training, and Retaining Volunteers
Chapter Nine: Bringing It All Together
Written by veteran nonprofit experts Linda Lysakowski, ACFRE and Joanne Oppelt, MHA, this book will help you raise more money by working smarter, not harder.