About This Blog

Welcome to Engaging Volunteers, the VolunteerMatch blog for organizations that recruit and partner with volunteers to reach their missions.

Volunteer recruitment and management is not a prominent topic on most nonprofit blogs – yet the majority of nonprofits rely on volunteers to survive. Volunteers are also a key resource for cultivating financial support, since 2/3 of volunteers donate to the organization they serve, and on average they donate 10 times more than non-volunteers.

We hope you’ll visit Engaging Volunteers often for tips, news, best practices and stories about volunteering as a major focus in the nonprofit sector. We consider it an honor to support the important work of our nonprofit community members.

Contributors

Greg Baldwin
Greg Baldwin
President
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Jennifer Bennett
Jennifer Bennett
Senior Manager, Training & Education
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Casey Brennan
Casey Brennan
Marketing Manager
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Robert Rosenthal
Robert J. Rosenthal
VP of Communications & Marketing
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Shari Ilsen
Shari Ilsen
Online Communications Manager
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Matt Wallace
Matt Wallace
Senior Associate, Nonprofit Relations
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