Let the Countdown Begin! The Top 15 Engaging Volunteers Posts of ’15

Happy New Year from VolunteerMatch!In just a few short hours, many of us will be welcoming 2016 and celebrating a brand new year and a fresh start. Cheers to that!

Before the countdown to midnight begins, however, here’s another countdown. Stroll down memory lane with me as I look back on the 15 most popular Engaging Volunteers posts of 2015. So many of them are lists of their own!

May you find something useful to take with you into the new year:

15. The Future of Volunteer Engagement in 8 Quotes

14. 8 Creative Ways to Show Volunteer Appreciation

13. 4 Ways to Improve Volunteer Retention

12. How to Turn Away Volunteers and Still Have an OK Day

11. What Does Volunteerism Look Like Around the World?

10. 5 Tips to Build Volunteer Loyalty

9. 4 Ways to Fail Your Volunteers

8. 4 Ways to Build an Ineffective, Disengaged Nonprofit Board

7. 3 Reasons to Give Your Time this #GivingTuesday

6. 9 Quotes to Inspire Your Volunteers (And Yourself!)

5. 5 Ways to Attract Young People to Your Nonprofit

4. 3 Ways to Recognize Volunteers That Will Appeal to (Virtually) Everyone

3. 5 Ways to Motivate Your Nonprofit’s Volunteers

2. The Real Reason 75% of Americans Don’t Volunteer

And the number one most popular post of 2015?

1. 5 Surprisingly Easy Ways to Lose Volunteers

Happy New Year from your friends at VolunteerMatch!